Summer Programs

The summer program is geared to students between the ages of 14 – 18. Instruction will be provided by VIU faculty and BC certified teachers.

ELL Language Development and Cultural Experience

This program offers English Language Learning at The High School at VIU and cultural experiences on and around Vancouver Island and the city of Vancouver. Students may choose from a 1 to 8 week experience.

The English ability of students will be assessed upon arrival and they will be assigned to an appropriate skill level class.

In order to submit an application, the documents listed below are required. If you do not upload these documents into the online application system, you cannot complete the application process. If you do not submit a complete application within ten (10) days, the partial application will be automatically deleted. If you require more time to complete the application please email highschool@viu.ca and we would be happy to extend access for another 10 days.  

SUMMER CAMP

  • for students aged 14-18 years old
  • completed application form on True North
  • Passport photo page for international students
  • Signed Student Agreement (provided within the application form)
  • Completed Custodianship document (optional, and provided within the application form)
  • July 2 - August 23, 2019
  • June 29 – August 21, 2020

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

  • University Residences - Group applicants only

  • Homestay - Individual and Group applicants

***Arrival and check into Homestay on the Sunday prior to Monday start.

Week 1

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

9:00 – 12:00

Orientation, Assessment & Campus Tour

 

English Class

English Class

English Class

 

Day Trip

 

Free day with Host family

 

 

 

Free day with Host family

 

1:00 - 4:00

English Class

Activity

Activity

Activity

 

Week 2

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

9:00 – 12:00

English Class

 

English Class

English Class

English Class

Day Trip

 

DEPARTURE

 

Students will be dropped off at Nanaimo departure point by Host Families.

 

1:00 – 4:00

Activity

Activity

Activity

Activity

 

The tuition fees for the Summer Camp are available here.

Email us for a group quotation.

Custom Groups

Are you looking for a custom program for students aged 14-18 years?

We specialize in programs that offer ESL, university experience, science, and outdoor adventure. Email highschool@viu.ca with the details, and our Summer Programs & Group Coordinator will be in touch.

Details you should include in your email are:

  • program content
  • length of program
  • number of participants
  • preferred dates
  • preferred accommodation: homestay or residences
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