VIU International students

Fees, Deferrals, & Refund Policies for International Students at VIU

If you have been accepted to VIU and are scheduled to start your program but would like to request a deferral or a refund, please fill out the form and send it back to us at Please ensure you have carefully read the Refund and Deferral policy before submitting your request.

Deferral requests must be received by the dates below:

  • Fall (September) Semester - no later than 11:59 pm PST on August 31st
  • Spring (January) Semester - no later than 11:59 pm PST on December 15th
  • Intersession (May) Semester - no later than 11:59 pm PST on  April 30th

Note that the form is a request that will be considered - it does not guarantee that your request can be granted. 

Fall 2022 - Deferral Refund Request Form