Applicant: Your application has been received and your application fee payment is being processed. After the application fee payment is processed by the Accounting Office, your status will be changed to Application File Open and you will be able to upload your required documents to the application portal.
Application File Open: Your application fee payment has been processed and you may begin uploading your documents. Please allow 7-14 business days for your documents to be reviewed.
Application Under Review: All of your documents have been reviewed and entered our final review stage. If all documents are complete-accepted, the final evaluation can be completed within 7-14 business days.
Accepted: Congratulations, you have been accepted to VIU! If you require an I-20, please allow up to 14 business days for it to be created and sent to you.
I-20 Sent: For international students only. Your I-20 has been mailed OR is ready for you to pick up, depending on which option you have selected. Please check your email for details.
SEVIS Transfer Pending: For international students already studying in the US who are transferring to VIU. Your SEVIS transfer acceptance letter has been emailed to you. Please follow the instructions to complete the transfer process.
Enrollment Pending: For non-international students only. You have been accepted, and we have emailed you an acceptance letter. You may begin your enrollment process.
Application Deferred: Your application has been moved to the next available semester from the semester you originally applied for.
Application Denied: Your application has been denied.
NOTE: Be sure to read the comments section for each document in the application portal.