Financial Aid and Awards

The Financial Aid & Award Office is committed to supporting students in their search for financial assistance, both in the form of loans and awards, and in helping students to make the best use of these resources. This Office works closely with the faculties and the Student Services branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education to foster and support student access to financial assistance.

They offer a wide variety of financial assistance to students who require funding to attend Vancouver Island University. See their Important Tips for Planning  for funding opportunities and important deadlines.

Connect with Financial Aid and Awards by email, phone or in-person. Please phone or drop by to make an appointment.


Hours: Monday to Friday, 9 am to 3:30 pm
Location: Building 200, Room 205
Phone: 250-740-6423 Fax: 250-740-6229


Hours: Mondays to Fridays, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Location: Building 700, 2011 University Way.
Phone: 250-746-3509.

Powell River

Hours: Mondays to Thursdays, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm; hours may vary - contact the campus for an up-to-date schedule.
Location: Building 610, Room 118, 100-7085 Nootka Street.
Phone: 604-485-2878.

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