VIU hosts spring break activity days

Vancouver Island University is hosting Spring Break Days from today through Thursday (March 18-20) to welcome new applicants, prospective students and community members.

Daytime and evening sessions will be held.

“It’s an ideal time for students and/or their parents to take advantage of spring break and explore post-secondary options at VIU,” said Tina McComb, director, enrolment management.

“During daytime sessions, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., we’ll offer campus tours and opportunities for attendees sit in on classroom lectures, and meet and engage with faculty and other students. Staff will be available to answer questions about the application process and more.”

Evening sessions, which begin at 6:30 p.m., are tailored to prospective students and community members interested in learning about specific VIU programs. Registration is not required.

The Faculty of Arts and Humanities and Faculty of Social Sciences will host evening sessions tonight, while faculties of Science and Technology and Management will hold sessions Thursday.

“Prospective students, parents  and community members more than  welcome to attend,” said McComb.

Please register for daytime events by e-mailing Evening sessions are open to all.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Emission limits set for B.C. LNG producers
Helijet eyes Nanaimo skies
Concerns about imported fill flow at gravel pit meeting
Profile: Port Alberni city council candidate Charles Thomas
Police await autopsy results of suspicious death investigation
Life on the other side of the fence
Alberni waives Glenwood rental fee for Remembrance Day
Qualicum adds electric car to its fleet
Spill could kill tourism, shellfish, say Parksville protesters

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 14 edition online now. Browse the archives.