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The Vancouver Island University (VIU) Alumni Association is proud to represent all alumni who have attended during the schools long and prestigious lifetime. This includes alumni from the BC Vocational Training School (1936-1971), Malaspina College (1969-1989), Malaspina University-College (1989-2008), and Vancouver Island University (2008-Present). Learn more about the History of VIU.

Register or update your information with the Advancement and Alumni Relations Office in order to be kept informed of upcoming news, events and benefits, and to receive your copy of VIU Magazine.

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To gain access to your Alumni benefits information and digital card, please download the VIU Alumni Perks app. Visit the Alumni Benefits page for more information on everything available with the VIU Alumni Perks app, including contests, events, and a recently added job board!

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Vancouver Island University and Vancouver Island University (VIU) Alumni Association is committed to protecting the privacy and the personal information of its alumni and other stakeholders. We value the trust of those we deal with, and of the public. Any information that you choose to provide will be protected in accordance with applicable privacy legislation and Vancouver Island University’s policies and procedures. The information on this form is collected under the legal authority of the College and Institute Act.

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