VIU Cowichan Campus Interior

Campus Services

Campus Hours

Please visit Campus Hours for current opening hours and holiday closure information.

Admissions/Registration/Records

Phone: 250.746.3512
Email: registration.cowichan@viu.ca

Applications and registration for all VIU courses and programs, fees, requests for transcripts, tax forms, adding/dropping classes.

Campus Store

Phone: 1.866.965.2665
Web: campus-store.viu.ca

Co-Curricular Record

Email: ccr@viu.ca
Web: services/viu.ca/co-curricular-record

Download app for 24/7 support and access to VIU community, news about events and resources. Access the Co-Curricular dashboard and earn reward points and swag.

Class Cancellations / Campus Weather Closures

Computers for Student Use

The Info Commons has computers available for currently enrolled students to use during regular campus hours

Student Technology Guide

Student Technology Guide

Student Tech Support

Phone: 1.888.920.2221 Ext. 6300
Email: studenttechhelp@viu.ca

Free Download of MS Office 365

Web: technology.viu.ca/help/free-office

Photocopying and Printing

A photocopier and printer are available for student use in the Library on Campus. Please inquire at the Library for current copy charges.

Resources for VIULearn

Web: learn.viu.ca

Contact Instructors

Check your course outline/syllabus for contact information.

Email your instructor when you are not going to be in class.

Emergency Phone System

The Campus is outfitted with an elevator phone that connects directly to emergency services at the push of a button. Police, fire department, first aid, or ambulance services will be dispatched immediately, as deemed appropriate by the security company. 

First Aid

In the event of a medical emergency, a qualified first aid attendant is available. For first aid on Campus, please alert a staff member or call Local 6600 from any Campus phone.

Food Services

A microwave is located on the second floor near the vending machines.

Info Commons

Computers with MS Office suite, printing and scanning, study rooms.

Library

Phone: 250.746.3517
Email: cowlibrary@viu.ca
Web: library.viu.ca
Research help, borrowing books, DVDs, equipment, online resources, student photo id cards.

The Library is closed in July and August, as well as on statutory holidays; variation in hours will be posted.

Lockers

FREE. Ask for one at the Welcome Centre.

Lost and Found

Items are turned in to the Welcome Centre. Food and beverage containers can only be held for 24 hours all other items are kept for up to two months.

Online Learning / Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning (CIEL)

Phone: 1.888.920.2221 Ext 6179
Email: learnsupport@viu.ca
Web: learningmatters.viu.ca/taking-online-course

Parking

Free parking at the Cowichan campus. Observe all posted signs, reserved spaces and tow away zones.

EV Charging Station

Stay tuned for upcoming information.

Phones

Courtesy phone for local calls is located in the stairwell, bottom floor, opposite the campus store.

Transit Information

Web: bctransit.com/cowichan-valley/home

Post-secondary students can get reduced fare.

Welcome Centre

Phone: 250.746.3500
Email: welcome-centre@viu.ca