Disability Access Services are available through the Student Affairs Departments at any one of our campuses. Learn about accommodation supports by making an appointment with an Access Specialist today.

Nanaimo, Building 200 - Second floor, Room 214

Phone: (250) 740-6446

Email: Disabilityaccessservices@viu.ca 

Left to right, starting bottom left: Denise Hook (Access Specialist/Coordinator); Shirley Mahood (Access Technician/E-Text); Mary Stasiuk (Access Specialist); Sheila Penny (Reception/Administrative Support); Sheila Boyce (Mental Health Access Specialist); Karen Armitage (Access Specialist)

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Nanaimo Office Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 3:30 pm

Open for appointments until 6:00 pm most Tuesdays (Sept. to April)

Cowichan (250) 746-3509 Building 700 Student Affairs

  • Shannon Evans, Secretary, Student Affairs
  • Dave Barck, Education Advisor, Counsellor, Access Specialist
  • June Karstad, Secretarial Administrative Support

Powell River (604) 485-2878

  • Curtis Colegrave, Educational Advisor, Access Specialist

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