Our volunteer program will be in person on the Burnaby Campus this summer! We will be hosting a Volunteer Open House Presentation for any students that are interested in learning more about our program.
Topic: SFU Camps Volunteer Presentation 2021 – Open House High school Time: Apr 14, 2021 04:30 PM Vancouver Join Zoom Meeting https://sfu.zoom.us/j/62747346753?pwd=eTNobWoycy81VEZzbEFsMDBER0F2Zz09 Meeting ID: 627 4734 6753Password: 279114
Our applications are closing on April 25th at 11:59 pm. We will finish off the presentation with a Question and Answer Period. If you or your students have any questions you can submit them through our Survey. https://forms.gle/jBEvFXzU4J1VwHh78
|Applications for our new volunteer program at Geering Up have opened up! We invite high school students to join us as Leaders-in-Training in our new STEM Leadership Program.|
|Program Information:The UBC Geering Up STEM Leadership Program is a year-long initiative focused on the professional development and training of high school students for the purposes of establishing strong values indicative of a STEM Ambassador. The summer component of the program will focus on training and professional development in addition to volunteer work with Geering Up. This time will provide the Leaders-in-Training with the tools they need to be successful STEM Leaders in the future. Leaders-in-training are volunteers who support our summer camps for kids. They will work closely with our instructor team to deliver and share STEM to youth in a hands-on and dynamic learning environment. This program is only open to high school students going into grade 10 and above in September 2021. A full description of the program can be found here. The application deadline for this program is April 25th.|
Join us on April 20 and 21 for VCC’s online open house!
Attend webinar-style sessions hosted by VCC instructors from over 130 different programs, get a taste
of online and on-campus learning at VCC, and ask all the questions you want.
For more information and to register for this event, visit Experience VCC
Johnson Insurance Scholarship Program – 2021
Johnson Insurance is pleased to offer 50 scholarships valued at $1000 each to eligible students who are
completing high school in 2021 and starting post-secondary education in the Fall of 2021. Applications
open April 15
Operations Management Online Information Session
Thursday, April 15, 2021
5:30 – 7:00 PM
Virtual Information Sessions
Fashion Design & Technology Information Session
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Technical Apparel Design Information Session
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Entrepreneurial Leadership (BBA) Information Session
Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 4:30 PM
Graduates of the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Entrepreneurial Leadership program are entrepreneurs who create value for their organizations, and their world, by finding innovative ways to solve problems and add value sustainably.
Greetings from the Office of Future Students at Vancouver Island University!
The April VIU Connections Newsletter is attached.
Upcoming Information Sessions:
Short Talks About Research April 13 from 2-3 pm – Learn about the research of 5 VIU students,
high school classes are welcome! To register, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
VIU Virtual Trades Expo May 27 from 3-7 pm – Mark your calendars! VIU will be hosting a
virtual Trades Expo. Learn about the various trades programs available at VIU and get your
questions answered. Details to be announced.
Zoom Drop-in – Recruiters are offering drop-in sessions to answer questions about submitting
applications for Fall 2021 (deadline is March 31). Drop-in runs Monday through Thursday
10:00 am – 12:00 pm: Click here to join! Password: 441587 | Meeting ID: 666 0802 0912
Those who are unable to make the drop-in are encouraged to email email@example.com to
schedule an appointment
• Check out our digital viewbook to learn more about all the programs available at VIU.
• New full-time domestic students can enter to win one $2,500 credit towards Falls 2021
tuition through VIU’s What’s Next Campaign
Course Planning – The Fall 2021 timetable will be live to view on April 26th
, this is a great time
for new applicants and students to connect with an Advisor for course planning.
Students can book a one-on-one Zoom appointment, stop by the Advising Zoom drop-in or
email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an individual session.
There will also be Web Registration virtual sessions in May.
The full schedule and details can be found on the registration page.
Information for new applicants:
• If you missed the Next Steps Presentation, watch it now
• Visit Ready, Set, Go – Launchpad to Success at VIU!
• After you have applied to Vancouver Island University
Services for Aboriginal Students (SAS):
Did you know that SAS also offers a Zoom drop-in? New and prospective Aboriginal students
are encouraged to pop-in to connect with an Advisor. Details can be found on the website.
Alternatively, they can email SAS@viu.ca or call 250.740.6510
Summer Day Camp 2021 – Looking for Student Leaders
Hello all, we are excited to offer our Summer Day Camp Series (in partnership with the West Coast Kids
Cancer Foundation) again this year! This is a day camp that our Work Experience students will help run
for kids experiencing cancer and blood disorders. Students will also receive an opportunity to learn
more about non-profit organizations.
For more information, please see Mr. Fisher