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VIU Events and Info Sessions

Welcome to the Events calendar! This is your guide to what’s happening at VIU, from lectures and plays, to Mariners games and guest speakers. VIU students and employees can submit their events at the tab below. If you need to make any changes, simply email with the change and we'll make sure your event is updated! 

We also have a series of info sessions for both parents and students, and webinar information about specific programs.


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Information Sessions

Are you interested in learning more about programs at Vancouver Island University? Join us for one of our information sessions.

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Events Calendar

VIU's calendar for events is for students and the community. Things happening on-campus and online can all be found here.

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Have a VIU sponsored event happening soon?  Students and Employees can submit events to the calendar.

VIU Events


Rhythm Dance Academy - The Nightmare Before Christmas

For the first time ever, Rhythm Dance Academy is presenting a Christmas production! We have selected Tim Burton’s cult classic film “The Nightmare Before...


VIU- Semelshun Aboriginal Graduation Recognition Ceremony

VIU's Office of Indigenous Education and Engagement presents "Semelshun Aboriginal Graduation Recognition Ceremony."


Student Art Sale

Come Support your fellow VIU students of the Arts. All students with a unique artistic practice coming together to sell/ showcase their works for you.--- Join...


International Academic Orientation

International Academic Orientation


Arts and Humanities Colloquium Series - Little Thunder: A Brief History of the Snare Drum

Hans Verhoeven presents: Little Thunder: A Brief History of the Snare Drum


“Wrong Side of the Wire” — presented by NDSS Dance Company

2023 Dance Extravaganza – A semester end showcase of Dance 10-12 students and the NDSS Dance Company’s production of “Wrong Side of the Wire.” A group of young...

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Free Tutoring for VIU Students

The Volunteer Tutor Program offers free tutoring services to VIU students in Adult Basic Education courses and many...


Speaker Series

Vancouver Island University organizes several annual speaker series as well as visiting guest lectures, one-off talks and other speaker events of interest to the wider public. Learn more and view the upcoming calendar on our Speaker Series website.