Through various social, cultural, artistic, and scientific activities, all the Thompson Rivers University students can reinforce their learning and become active members of their communities. More reasons to study here are -
- Thompson Rivers University provides bachelor's, master's, post-baccalaureate, certificate/diploma, and other postgraduate programs with 140 on-campus and more than 60 online programs. Community Programs, Adult Basic Education, and English as a Second Language (ESL) are available at Thompson Rivers.
- Forty-three percent of eligible entrance scholarship applicants can get Thompson Rivers University scholarship awards, and 96 percent of scholarships worth more than 1000 CAD are awarded annually to students with an 85 percent or higher average. More than 500 aids and prizes are available to students who have completed at least one semester of studies at the University.
- TRU's World division has a large number of international partners. The University has 26,000 students studying on campus or through distance and online learning, and it offers 140 on-campus and 60 open learning programs. It employs over 2000 people, including academic faculty, staff, and administration.