VIU Parksville-Qualicum Centre

Contact Us

We're located in the Parksville Civic and Technology Centre,
100 Jensen Avenue East (Second Floor)

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4 pm


If your course requires a textbook, it can be purchased at the Parksville•Qualicum Centre Bookstore.

Gift Certificates

Give the gift of education! Gift certificates are available in any denomination. Call us at 250.248.2096.

Satisfaction Guarantee

We want you to be satisfied with our courses. If you’re not happy, let us know – we'll find a solution. Contact our Registration staff at 250.248.2096.

Adult Basic Education

Call 250.248.2096 to arrange a Placement Test. Please note: you must have a Placement Test and a “Permission to Register” form from an ABE Instructor before you can register for an ABE class.

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Professional Development and Training

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Customized Training

We offer your business or organization Customized Training to upgrade your employee’s current skill levels or learn new skills.

ElderCollege Classes

A variety of classes are offered through "ElderCollege". If you are 50 or over, it's likely we'll have something to interest you.

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Online Courses

VIU's Parksville•Qualicum Centre offers an ever-increasing variety of online courses.

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Student Support Services

Counselling support services for students experiencing personal, career or academic challenges is available.

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University Level Classes

Selected University classes are available at our Centre. Please call our office (250.248.2096) or Nanaimo Campus (1.888.920.2221) for information, or check our University Programs. Application forms are processed via the Nanaimo Admissions office. Start your application