What's New

Powell River Writing Centre Learning Hub Fall 2021 and Spring 2022

Free Writing Centre/Learning Hub support is available this Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 for all Powell River-based students! To register for this support, or to book a time, contact Zora by email at Zora.Soprovich@viu.ca. You can meet with Zora in person, by Zoom or connect with her by email for help:  understanding assignment instructions  getting started on assignments...

Birch Tree Café and Bistro

The Vancouver Island University Culinary Arts Certificate Program has now moved to the training facility and restaurant space located inside the building located in downtown Powell River and housing Ecossentials and Wild Scoop.The new Café and Bistro offers fresh, local and ethically sourced Ethnic dishes and specialty beverages prepared by inspired Culinary Arts program students. Lunch, take-out...

Early Childhood Education and Care

Early Childhood Education and Care Certificate Program is back for another cohort in Powell River!This Certificate will be fully online. Start date: January 7, 2021.Applications are now open!

First-Year University Studies

Fall 2021 First-Year University courses will run from September 7, 2021 to December 10, 2021 and will be delivered in person on campus with some additional online or blended options for students.Check out the flyer for details! Exam dates are scheduled for December 13, 2021 through to December 22, 2021.  For more information visit https://pr.viu.ca/first-year-...

qʷeqʷayʔawt̓xʷ - "Place where one comes to talk"

 Visit our qʷeqʷayʔawt̓xʷ! The qʷeqʷayʔawt̓xʷ on the Powell River campus welcomes all campus community members. It is a place where one comes to talk and home-away-from-home for First Nations, Status, Non-Status, Metis, and Inuit students where an Elder in Residence is available to assist with matters that arise at each stage of the student experience. At the qʷeqʷayʔawt̓xʷ, cultural,...