Financial Aid & Awards

Important Announcements

The "Scholarship / Award / Bursary Profile" is OPEN to VIU students only and is accessible through your student record. Students must complete their profile each year to be considered for VIU Scholarships, Awards, and Bursaries as information is not brought forward annually.  

DEADLINE to submit your completed profile is October 31 and March 31 NOON each year.

Learn how to apply using the Scholarship, Award & Bursary Profile

Are you currently receiving any student loans, grants or sponsorships? If yes, you MUST contact Financial Aid & Awards with any course changes.

The Financial Aid & Awards Office is committed to supporting students in their search for financial assistance, both in the form of loans, grants and awards, and in helping students to make the best use of these resources. This Office works closely with Vancouver Island University faculties, community and the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training to foster and support student access to financial assistance.

A sincere thank you to all individuals and organizations committed to supporting student success and access to higher education!

Upcoming Events

Financial Literacy Fair

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 in B300 (upper cafeteria) from 12-2 pm.

Visit the Financial Literacy Fair and learn about financial aid resources, scholarships and awards, career opportunities and various community supports. Participants will be eligible to enter draws to win prizes.

Financial Literacy Fair Poster.pdf

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