Advisors can help you develop your educational plan to meet your career goals. They will also assist you with the interpretation of program and admission requirements at Vancouver Island University and other post-secondary institutions.

Advisors are located in Room 118 at the Powell River campus. Appointments can be made by calling the campus at 604-485-2878 or by emailing our advisors at

We invite you to email student services staff for an Educational Advisor/Counsellor to set up an appointment.  Please provide your full name, phone number, student number (if applicable), best times to reach you during our regularly scheduled work week and your preferred way for us to contact you.

Educational Advisors are available Monday - Friday (excluding holidays) from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. We can offer advising appointments face-to-face, over the phone, over email, and on Zoom.