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Facilities Services

Supporting Vancouver Island University's Academic Plan, Facilities Services & Campus Development is a service oriented department charged with planning, developing, operating, and maintaining Vancouver Island University buildings and grounds in a cost effective, safe, secure and sustainable manner.

Facilities Services is responsible for the operations and maintenance of all VIU campuses and facilities. Specific areas of responsibility include:

  • Audio/Visual systems
  • Electrical and Mechanical systems
  • Furniture and Equipment
  • Grounds
  • Janitorial
  • Mail
  • Building Maintenance
  • Material Handling
  • Recycling and Waste
  • Security and Access Control
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Utilities

Building Ventilation

Following the COVID-19 outbreak, VIU engaged a third-party engineering consulting firm to assess the state of VIU building mechanical systems.

Learn more about VIU Building Ventilation

Organizational Chart

VIU Facilities Services and Campus Development Organizational Chart

Open Facilities Services and Campus Development Organization Chart (PDF)

Contact Information and Hours

Hours of Operation:  7:30am - 3:30pm Monday - Friday (closed statutory holidays)

Location: Building 120 - Nanaimo Campus

Facilities Operations: 250-740-6500 (Local 6500) or Facility@viu.ca