If you have questions, we have answers

Applying to VIU?

Do you have questions about VIU before you apply? Connect with one of our recruiters by emailing connect@viu.ca or call 250.740.6672

We can walk you through different options, answer any questions about your university application, and help ensure you've got all the information you need to get started. 

Explore VIU Programs 

We offer over 120 programs at VIU and our Recruitment Officers are here to help guide you through becoming an applicant. Some programs are still accepting applications and may have extended their deadlines

Join a VIU webinar for more info! 

We've got a lot of great informational webinars in works and would love to see you there. You'll have the opportunity to see our Recruitment Officers in action and ask questions in real-time. It's a great way to connect with us and get a better sense of how we can help you with your educational goals. 

Explore upcoming webinars here

Already an applicant?

If you're an applicant to VIU and are in the process of creating an individualized plan to transition to VIU, please contact an Educational Advisor to assist with any questions. They're available to help you plan your courses, answer questions about declaring a major or minor, and help with specific program and graduation information. 

Questions about your application status or the required documents? 

For questions about the status of your application or required documents, please contact the Registration Centre by emailing registration@viu.ca or call 250-740-6400. 

Are you a School Counsellor? 

Recruitment Officers are available throughout the year to assist you in meeting the needs of your students. We love meeting with students in a one-on-one setting or arranging group sessions for questions about specific programs. We can also visit your Grade 10 or 11 class to give a Post-Secondary overview and planning tips. 


We’re always on the lookout for VIU students to join our Student Ambassador team. You’ll gain experience giving campus tours, support various campus events, and get the opportunity to make an impact at VIU. It’s a fun way to share your knowledge with incoming students.

Apply today!