Vancouver Island University: Ranking & Review

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Nanaimo
rank
Canada
rank
World
rank
1491729
Top 11%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate65%
Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment17,500
Academic CalendarSemesters

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$3,750$18,750
International students$11,250$30,000

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++--
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++-
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++--
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+---
Engineering | IT----
Maths | Natural Sciences++--

General info

Alternative namesVIU
Founded1969
MottoLove where you learn
AccreditationMinistry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training, British Columbia
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Canada (UC)
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
Canadian University Press (CUP)
Colorsblue, green
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff2,250
Student/staff ratio8
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.viu.ca
Address900 Fifth Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia, V9R 5S5
Canada
Urbanization levelUrban
City population84,000
Phone+1 (250) 740 6315
Fax+1 (250) 740 6472

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