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Thompson Rivers University

TRU is a leading Canadian destination for international students, with students from more than 70 countries enrolled at our main campus in Kamloops.


  • 70 undergraduate programs
  • (6399 full time undergraduates, 7685 part time undergraduates)
  • MBA and Master of Education programs
  • Safe, comfortable setting in smaller city
  • Tuition: $6900 per semester
  • Residence cost: CDN$1,205 - $3,775/semester, plus CDN$295 security deposit
  • Minimum entering grades (first round of admissions)Arts 73%, Science 73%, Business 73%, Engineering 73%
  • Most popular majors are Arts, Business, Nursing, Science and Tourism
  • Co-operative education: A variety of co-op options in arts, business, computer science/technology, science and tourism
  • Internships available in journalism, nursing and respiratory therapy
  • Extensive student exchange programs
  • New $22 million sports complex
  • New $32 million Library and House of Learning opens this year
  • Further information on international admissions: Thompson Rivers University Admissions

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