Advising: Undergraduate Programs (Initial Teacher Education)

Our office supports current and potential initial teacher education students to clarify, evaluate and attain their goals.   


• help answer your questions regarding program pre-requisites, admission, application and registration

• provide information about institutional policies, procedures, resources and programs

• provide services to current Initial Teacher Education students throughout the year

• assist with course conflicts, the appeal process, education program policies, and graduation requirements

• meet our friendly advisors and staff

Credential Evaluation:

For evaluation of credentials in support of program entry, an appointment is required. 

Advising Appointments:

• are scheduled by telephone or in person at the office

• are thirty (30) minutes in length

• can be held in person (face-to-face) or over the phone, whichever is more convenient for you

Office Location:
Nanaimo VIU Campus
900 Fifth Street
Nanaimo, BC
Building 356, Room 208

Office Contact:
Telephone: 250-740-6223
Toll-Free: 1-888-920-2221, ext. 6223
From Overseas: +1-250-740-6223
Office Fax: 250-740-6463

Advising Faculty & Staff:

Post Baccalaureate Program Advisor:

B.Ed. Program Advisor:

Aboriginal Education Advisor:

Advising & Field Experience Administrative Assistant:

Chair of Undergraduate Programs: