Connect to Technology

Connect to Technology

Create Your Student Computer Account

Every student at VIU can create a VIU student computer account. Your student computer account grants access to most campus IT Services, including campus computers, VIULearn (D2L) online course content, your student record, campus wireless and Eduroam, pay-for-print services, file storage and more.

To create your computer account go to this link:

Click Here for more information on VIU student computer accounts and what you can access with them:

Set Up Your Technology at Home and On Campus

Go through the Getting Started with Technology guide available here:

Taking the time to prepare yourself and your technology before you start classes will save you precious time AND energy once class starts. Create your computer account, update your email address, connect to the university wireless network, and more. You will thank yourself.

Ask Questions and Get Help

Need more information of help? Contact the IT Helpdesk, sit down with a student Tech Tutor, or use the online help options.

Service notices, contact information, and Tech Tutor hours:

Getting started with technology @ VIU:

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Saving your work! File Survival Tips:

Getting Started with Technology at VIU

For more information on the 7 Steps you should take Before and After Class starts visit:

Wireless at VIU

VIU students with an active computer account can use the free VIU wireless service.

Use your student computer account username and password to connect.

For troubleshooting and more information:

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