Vancouver Island University

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Tuition Fees

Canadian Students:$1,172 - $10,710
International Students:$8,340 - $27,105

Notes for Canadian Students:

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Making university studies attainable is a core value of Vancouver Island University. VIU offers support that can make the door to university easier to open. Visit or contact VIU's Financial Aid and Awards office at to learn more.

Vancouver Island University offers the Youth in Care Tuition Waiver Program, making it possible for students who grew up in the care system in British Columbia to pursue a tuition-free university education.

Supplementary Fees 2021 - 2022

Health and Dental Plan fee

NOTE: The Health and Dental Plan fee is in effect only for full-time students at the Nanaimo Campus.

Student Activity fee (4% of tuition)

NOTE: This fee is mandatory.

Student Services fee

NOTE: (30 credits x $6.66 per credit)

VIU Students' Union fee

NOTE: (8 months x $20.32 per month)

Modified on February 16, 2021