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STUDENT ADVISING

Every student enrolled at VIU has an advisor assigned to them. In the School of Language Studies, you visit your advisor to schedule classes and/or seek general advise about your program.

To access your advisor’s name/contact information, follow these steps:

    1. Log in to the Student Portal site: https://portal.viu.edu/student/login.asp
    2. Click on ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES on the left navigation.
    3. Select MY ADVISOR. Find their name/contact information.

    If you are unsure of who your advisor is, or how to find them, contact us at sls@viu.edu. Be sure to include your name and student ID in the email.

Our Programs

VIU offers the following English as a Second Language (ESL) Programs

7 Weeks ESL Program

7-Weeks ESL Program

VIU’s 7-week Intensive ESL Program for English language learners offers instruction at seven levels of proficiency: low beginner, beginner, elementary, low intermediate, intermediate, high intermediate, and advanced.

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Non intensive Program

Non-intensive Program

Our adult ESL programs make language learning fun, flexible, and affordable! We offer on-campus courses such as Business English, ESL for Better English, Grammar & Conversation, and Public Speaking with Confidence!

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Online ESL Program

Online ESL

Are you planning to enroll in one of VIU’s degree programs, but don’t feel as though you are well-equipped with academic English? Or are you currently in an degree program and would like to be better at giving presentations or writing

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START LEARNING TODAY

The School of Language Studies at VIU welcomes you to join our ESL community and looks forward to helping you reach your higher education or professional goals.