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VIU Powell River

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Powell River

Welcome to VIU Powell River Campus

The Powell River faculty and staff are/will be here for you to ensure an exciting and successful year ahead. Please feel free in reaching out for answers to any questions you may have.

Phone: 604.485.2878

Programs & Courses

Discover the programs and courses available at our Powell River campus.

What's New?

The latest program offerings and happenings at the Powell River Campus

VIU News

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Vancouver Island University launches new Japanese cooking skills certification

VIU is the only Canadian institution offering the specialized certification, which will be embedded into existing Red Seal culinary programs. Avi Sternberg...

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VIU Culinary Arts program in qathet region finds recipe for success

The Birch Tree Café & Bistro gives culinary students hands-on training in a real restaurant. After years of serving culinary creations at Brooks Secondary...

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Scientist Uses Television Signals to Send Internet Data to Remote Locations

VIU partnering with Pixelstream Communications to field test technology What if you could turn the world’s television infrastructure into a system that can...

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VIU Events


Dental Hygiene Information Session

Are you interested in a career in dental hygiene? Join us for a free information session to learn more about this program.


VIRTUAL Info Session – Women and Indigenous Trades Discovery Programs

Are you interested in a career in the Trades but don't know where to start? VIU is now recruiting participants for fully funded 12-week Trades Discovery...


Information Technology and Applied Systems - Program Info Session

Have you ever thought about a career in Information Technology Systems and Networking Administration or Web and Mobile Development? Join us online to learn...


Resource Management and Protection Information Session Webinar

This 2-year Diploma program is designed to prepare students for careers related to the protection and management of Canada’s fisheries, wildlife, and parks...

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