Educational Advising

Meeting with advisors is currently taking place in person and on zoom on a drop in basis.  Please see below for schedules.

Advising In-Person Drop In

3rd floor of Building 200

Please check in with the Registration desk upon arrival.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday from 8:30 am - 3 pm
Wednesday from 10:30 am - 3 pm

Advising Zoom Drop In 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 11:30 am - 3:30 pm  
Friday from 11 am - 1 pm

Join via Zoom from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android

Meeting ID: 628 4701 3104
Password: 096305

Or join by telephone:
Dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
Canada: +1-204-272-7920 or +1-438-809-7799 or +1-587-328-1099 or +1-613-209-3054 or +1-647-374-4685 or +1-647-375-2970 or +1 647-375-2971 or +1-778-907-2071
Password: 096305

Location

Advising Centre

Nanaimo Campus Building 200 3rd Floor

Phone: 250-740-6410
Toll-Free: 1-888-920-2221 Ext. 6410
Email: Advising@viu.ca

For voicemail and email, please provide your full name, student number, phone number and your question.  Emails and voicemails will be answered as quickly as time permits Monday - Friday (excluding holidays) from 8 am to 3:30 pm.  Thank you for your patience at busy times.

Cowichan Campus

Powell River Campus

VIU B200 Advising

(l-r) Shawn O'Toole, Leah PondJamie Wood, Michelle Steel, Michael Kuntz

We are excited to support students in their current term and work with new and continuing students as they prepare for the next academic year.

Services for Aboriginal Students (SAS) Advising

Tel: 250-740-6510
Toll-Free: 1-888-920-2221 Ext. 6510
Email: SAS@viu.ca

Website: Services for Aboriginal Students

SAS In-Person Drop In

Building 170 - A Gathering Place

Monday to Friday from 8:30 am-3:00 pm

SAS Zoom Drop In

  • Mondays: 11am - 1pm
  • Tuesdays: 1 - 3pm
  • Wednesdays: 10am - 12pm
  • Thursdays: 11am - 1pm
  • Fridays: 9am - 11am

Zoom appointments or phone calls can be arranged outside of the scheduled hours

Join via Zoom from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android

Meeting ID: 690 4421 4838
Password: 285660

Or join by telephone:
Dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
Canada: +1 647 374 4685 or +1 647 375 2970 or +1 647 375 2971 or +1 778 907 2071 or +1 204 272 7920 or +1 438 809 7799 or +1 587 328 1099
Password: 285660 

International numbers available

It's free and easy to download Zoom.