Program Assessments

COVID-19 update: In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, VIU’s exam centre has canceled all in-person exams and assessments. The safety of our students, employees, and broader community continues to be the priority. All in-person exams will remain cancelled until Spring 2021 at the earliest. VIU’s exam centre remains open for remote student support.

At this time we have capacity to support remote proctoring for external institutions who have approved invigilation via Zoom.

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Our Program Assessments help evaluate your academic readiness for a program

We assess your skills in reading, writing and math.

Students applying for certain trades programs will also be assessed in mechanical and/or abstract reasoning, and space relations.

The following programs require applicants meet the program pre-requisites AND successfully complete the assessment

The following programs require applicants meet the program prerequisites OR successfully complete the assessment

*Early Childhood Education and Care assessment only required at the discretion of ECEC Program Chair.