We are your partners in learning. Connect early and often. Find us in the Advising Centre on the 3rd floor of Building 200. See the campus map.

Phone calls and emails will be answered as quickly as possible. Phone: Toll Free at 1-888-920-2221 ext 6410 or 250-740-6410 Email: advising@viu.ca

Jennifer Merner Lorna MillardMichelle SteelShawn O'Toole and Jamie Wood

"After meeting with an Advisor I felt like I have people I can lean on to help me navigate my degree."  VIU Student October 2017

  • Monday Drop In 8:30-3:30

  • Tuesday Drop In 8:30-3:30 and By Appointment 3:30-6:30.  Call 250-740-6410 to book.

  • Wednesday Drop In 10:30-3:30 

  • Thursday Drop In 8:30-3:30

  • Friday Drop In 8:30-2:30

To plan upgrading or completion of a BC Adult Dogwood, please contact the Adult Basic Education Student Success Advisor in person: Building 205, email: acp@viu.ca, or phone: 250-740-6425.

For Degree Advising (declaring your major or minors, upper level course planning, specific program and graduation information) please contact and/or meet with your Degree Advisor.

Educational Advisors are also available at the Cowichan and Powell River campusesWhere to find.

International Students should contact an International Advisor by email: advising.international@viu.ca, or by phone: 250-740-6315 or by visiting the International Education main reception in Building 255,

Aboriginal Students may wish to see an Educational Advisor at Services for Aboriginal Students in Shq'apthut, Building 170 or contact them by email: sas@viu.ca or phone: 250-740-6510.

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