Kamloops, British Columbia Canada www.TRUWorld.ca
Where is TRU? • Kamloops • British Columbia • CANADA • “Meeting Place of Two Rivers” • 350km northeast of Vancouver • 45 minutes by plane or 3.5 hours by car • Connecting flights from Vancouver or Calgary • Juncture for two major highways in Canada • Mid-size City • Population 90,000
What does Kamloops have to offer? • Moderate, sunny climate • Safe community • Vibrant cultural life • Wide variety of amenities
Downtown Kamloops SymphonyorchestraMovie Theatres Art galleries Outdoor cafes & restaurants Museums Nightclubs Live Theatre Cultural events First Nations culture Popular music concerts
Recreation in Kamloops • SunPeaks Resort • World Class Skiing • Snowboarding • Ice Hockey • Curling • Golfing • Fishing • Hiking • Canoeing, Water Sports • …and much more!
Within the Region • Over 200 lakes • Whistler Ski Resort • Big White Ski Resort • Banff, Lake Louise • The Rocky Mountains • The Okanagan — Wine Country • Vancouver and Victoria • In the centre of many attractions
TRU Campus & Facilities • Modern 230-acre campus • Campus in the centre of the city • Complete range of facilities • Computer and Language Labs • Library and Study Centre • Cafeterias, student lounges, shops • Stadium and aquatic centre • Gymnasium and theatre • Two on-campus residences • City bus service through campus • Development of new library:The House of Learning
Tournament Capital Centre Sports Facilities • 200 metre running track • 3 hardwood courts • 2,200 spectator seating • Gymnastics centre and weight room • LEED Certified Environmental Design Olympic size swimming pool Multi-purpose sports centre Outdoor field and sports stadium
Campus Activity Centre • Cafeteria • Student Pub • Bookstore • Student Union Office • Study Areas • Shops • Conference Centre • Ballroom
International Building TRU World, International Centre The International Building is the home of TRU World and the School of Business and Economics • Wireless internet study lounge • Theatre-style classrooms • Prayer and meditation room • Observatory on Roof
International Student Advisors (ISAs) ISA team members support student integration and success.
Homestay — Living with a Canadian Family • An ideal way to experience Canadian culture • Managed by TRU World ISA team • Network of more than 400 carefully selected host families • Typically one student per family • Private furnished room and all meals provided
www.truworld.ca/tcs/summerimmersion.html Thank You! Thompson Rivers University Kamloops, British Columbia Canada