Trinity Western University

History of the University Timeline

In documenting the history of Trinity Western University, the TWU Archives is documenting God’s hand at work.

From its humble beginnings as a Junior College serving seventeen students, this community of scholars and seekers has witnessed more than its share of miracles – as well as challenges and tragedies. This timeline provides a brief chronology of just some of the milestones and memories captured in archival records, campus announcements, and news releases.

To navigate our main timeline, please use the year menu above.

If you find any errors or omissions, please contact the archivist.

TWU Archives item number 1998-01-5015: faculty, students and staff assembled in chapel, ca. 1964

Timeline webpage content provided by S. Stopforth, page layout and editing by N. White and K. Nelstead