aerial photo of the campus in the fall season

Getting Started

Welcome to VIU -- we are glad you're here. Our motto, Matter Here, applies to each person, and it is our goal to make sure that you feel like you are part of the VIU experience. Our aim here is to provide an easy transition into your new work environment.

Your appointment package includes important information

  • Direct deposit form to be completed and returned to the Payroll Department
  • BC Pension information (read up on the Pension Plan advantage)
  • Details on the Employee Portal so you can access your pay information

Your Area Assistant can assist you

  • Accessing your email account
  • Arranging a telephone, voicemail and long distance access code
  • Review the department organizational chart
  • Ordering desk supplies including business cards, if necessary 
  • Setting up necessary key access
  • Access to the centralized printing system (Find-Me)

Unit4 Email Notifications

Watch for this email address in your inbox: VIU DoNotReply <>!  This is not spam, it is the email address that sends  notifications from the Unit4 employee system. The email is likely to contain information important to you.

Please remember to

If you have any questions please contact your Human Resources Advisor.