VIU Nanaimo campus, buildings 250 and 255. Location marker above building 255 to indicate Career Studio location.

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Career Studio

Career Studio


The VIU Career Studio, located in Building 255, Room 204 operates as a physical space and virtual hub where students can find career development education, support and resources.  At the Career Studio, we offer drop-in services, workshops, specialized appointments, and preparation for job search and events.  View our upcoming events on the Career Studio Events Calendar.

Keep an eye out for Career Studio On-the-Road!  Our team travels around campus to provide information booths, visit classrooms and clubs, and attend events to promote our services and provide workshops and info sessions! Faculty and VIU Staff interested in booking an On-the-Road event should follow these Instructions to book.

Are you feeling stressed about career decision making? It’s all good, you’re not alone. Career Services can help!
Book an appointment to discuss your career related needs with a Career Peer Facilitator who will help you navigate your action plan.
To book your appointment Log In to CareerVIUgo to Career Studio then Appointments. 
Please email us if you have any questions.

We are excited to learn more about you and assist you on your career journey!
Career Studio On the Road

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Career Exploration

Career Exploration

Resources to help you discover career options and labor market information. 

Our 4-Step Exploration Process
Job Search Preparation and Finding Work

Job Search Preparation

Access job boards and learn about resume, cover letter, and interview tips.

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Events and Workshops

Events and Workshops

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