INDIGENOUS PROGRAMS AND SERVICES DIRECTORY

Start your search today by browsing the directory below to learn more about programs and services to help you pursue a postsecondary education.

VANCOUVER ISLAND UNIVERSITY

Vancouver Island University campus: aerial view.

General statistics

Students who identify as Indigenous 5 to 9.99%

Indigenous languages

Courses offered Salish
Hul'qumi'num

Financial support

Bursaries
Scholarships
Awards/prizes
Emergency funds

Financial guidance

https://www2.viu.ca/clb/index.asp (Also holds events and info sessions.)

Services

Academic counselling
General counselling
Peer-to-peer mentoring

Activities

Social or cultural events
Gathering space
Elder engagement
+ Other

Faculty Pro-D Series: Natasamaht Shqwaluwun (One Heart, One Mind)

Programs for Indigenous students

Language courses

Undergraduate On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
FNAT 110 - Coast Salish Language - Hul'q'umi'num' I FNAT 110 - Coast Salish Language - Hul Checkmark
FNAT 111 - Coast Salish Language: Hul'q'umi'num' II FNAT 111 - Coast Salish Language: Hul Checkmark
FNAT 210 - Coast Salish Language: Hul'qumi'num' III FNAT 210 - Coast Salish Language: Hul Checkmark
FNAT 211 - Coast Salish Language: Hul'q'umi'num' IV FNAT 211 - Coast Salish Language: Hul Checkmark

Indigenous Studies programs offered at this university

Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Bachelor's/First professional degree
Program website
Vancouver Island University
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies
Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Undergraduate level certificate/diploma
Program website
Vancouver Island University
Comments
Students combine the 12 credits of Arts One - First Nations (FNAT 101/102) with 6 credits of English and 12 credits of electives (4 courses) to complete their first year (30 credits) of university study.
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies