Established in 1969, Vancouver Island University is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Nanaimo (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), British Columbia. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Duncan, Parksville, Powellriver. Officially recognized by the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training of British Columbia, Vancouver Island University (VIU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Canadian higher education institution. Vancouver Island University (VIU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 51 years old Canadian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Canadian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. VIU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Vancouver Island University|
|Motto||Love where you learn
|Colours||Blue and green|
|Address||900 Fifth Street
V9R 5S5 British Columbia
|Tel||+1 (250) 740 6315|
|Fax||+1 (250) 740 6472|
|Other locations||Duncan, Parksville, Powellriver|
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Office||900 Fifth Street
Nanaimo V9R 5S5
(250) 740 6315
|Academic Counseling||Not reported|
|Career Services||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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