Indigenous Students

VIU offers culturally appropriate supports to help Indigenous students feel connected and at home.

Deadlines extended

Applications deadlines have been extended for many VIU programs that start in the fall.

Graduate programs

Looking to continue your learning with graduate studies? VIU offers a variety of graduate and post-degree programs.

VIU News

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Experts on wildfire prep and water conservation 🔥

In this issue of VIU news & experts:  Surviving wildfire season Getting children outdoors and learning on the land Why talking about sex with your kids is...

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Transforming Early Childhood Education in Canada

For too long, early childhood education in Canada has favoured indoor learning environments over the outdoors and lacked recognition of Indigenous Land-based...

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Update to Community – Protest Activity and Settlement Proposal

Dear VIU community, We wanted to acknowledge we have received open letters from various community groups expressing concerns related to the ongoing encampment...

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VIU Events


IDEAS Symposium: Innovate - Design - Engage - Applied Solutions

Prepare to be impressed at the IDEAS 2024 Symposium, where we highlight the remarkable accomplishments of TAT faculty and staff! Engage with a diverse range of...


Vancouver Island Team-Based Learning Institute: August 13-14-15, 2024

We invite you to reserve your spot now for our August 2024 event: Increase Student Engagement and Persistence with Team-Based Course Design. By the end of the...


Team Based Learning Institute

We invite you to reserve your seat now in the August 2024 Course Re-Design Project, Increase Student Engagement and Persistence with Team-Based Course Design. ...


Empathy Listening Circles - Personal Impact of Global Events

Global Events may take place a long way away, but they can have a lot of personal impact on us as individuals and as a VIU Community. Many of us have families...

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