In 2016/2017, our total impact on the Vancouver Island Economy was $624.5 million in added income, equal to 9.9% of the gross regional product.
On average, a student who attains a bachelor's degree at VIU will earn $574,000 more over their lifetime than a student who has a high school diploma.
Over their working lives, students who attended VIU during 2016/2017 students will increase the economic base of British Columbia by $1.4 billion.
Reports for our most recent fiscal year, released September 19, 2018.
2016/2017 Executive Summary of the Economic Impact and Return on Investment of Education
2016/2017 Full Report of the Economic Impact of Vancouver Island University
2016/2017 Economic Impact of Vancouver Island University Fact Sheet
2016/2017 Social Perspective of Vancouver Island University Fact Sheet
2016/2017 Student Perspective of Vancouver island University Fact Sheet
2016/2017 Taxpayer Perspective of Vancouver Island University Fact Sheet
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