Need Security/Safe Walk?

Nanaimo Campus

Security is available on the Nanaimo Campus 24/7 and can assist you should you have any issues or require a safe walk anywhere on campus (to/from student housing, bus loop or to your parked vehicle). Security can be reached by calling 6600 from any VIU internal phone or 250.740.6600 from your cell phone.

There are a few Yellow Call Boxes located across the Nanaimo campus. For locations please click

VIU Nanaimo Campus Assistance Phones Map


Cowichan Campus

Security is available during the day and evenings while classes are in attendance, and on weekends.  Security can be reached by calling 6600 from any VIU internal phone or 1-250.740.6600 from your cell phone. 

For further information call 250-740-6512 or email us at