Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Student Success

Outcome 1

Students will access a broad spectrum of educational opportunities through flexible learning pathways with clear and transparent requirements and administrative processes.

How will we know we are achieving this?

  • Student satisfaction and engagement scores related to advising and registration (2.8 NSSE; 86% and 90% CUSC)
  • 40% conversion rate for 2-4 year open programs
  • 60% retention rate for 2-4 year open programs
  • 80% conversion rate for 2-4 year selective programs
  • 90% retention rate for 2-4 year selective programs

Outcome 2

Students will engage in educational experiences for cognitive development, personal growth, and interpersonal effectiveness.

How will we know we are achieving this?

  • 10% participation rates of first year students in high impact practices
  • 70% participation rates of fourth year students in high impact practices
  • 1,300 undergraduate students enrolled in high impact practices

Outcome 3

Students will act with skills, knowledge, confidence, and values for citizenship, work, and personal fulfilment.

How will we know we are achieving this?

  • Student engagement scores related to civic engagement (5.0 NSSE)
  • 90% graduate employment outcomes

Achievements in Student Success


Student success stories

CHNL | Research Day at Thompson Rivers University

Oct. 1, 2019

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Learning through a unique lens

Colton Stephens and Maris Fraser are two fourth-year TRU students who believe education begins when you get hands-on, experiential learning.

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From TRU Gallery to the Kamloops Art Gallery 

Upon Further Discussion is on display in The Cube at the Kamloops Art Gallery from Sept. 21 to Oct. 26, with an opening reception on Oct. 5.

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Safety and security at TRU: Reducing risk on campus

Safety and security are among TRU's top priorities, and we all have a role to play when it comes to protecting our possessions.

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