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Alumni Benefit Program


How Affinity Partnerships Work for You

As a member of VIU's Alumni Association you are entitled to receive a free alumni benefit card and you can access special group rates and exclusive products and services that assist you in your personal and professional life.

Affinity partners offer our alumni the benefits of group buying power. This means as a VIU alum you can receive great group rates for exclusive products and services. When calling one of our partners for a quote or registering for services, identify yourself as an alum from VIU and you will receive the exclusive group rate.

TD Insurance Meloche Monnex

Your benefits also include home, tenant, and car insurance!

Thanks to a new agreement with TD Insurance Meloche Monnex, VIU alumni get access to preferred rates on home, tenant, and car insurance!

TD Insurance is the leading direct response insurance group in Canada†, offering quality insurance products for over 65 years. From getting a quote to filing a claim, their knowledgeable advisors will help you find options that are right for you.

Plus, the TD Insurance Meloche Monnex program helps supports alumni and student activities. A win-win for you and your school.

More information about how you can save big

†Ranks based on data available from OSFI, Insurers, Insurance Bureau of Canada, and Provincial Regulators, as at December 31, 2015.

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Pets Plus Us - Pet Insurance

Accidents happen. Pets get sick.

You can’t predict if and when your pet will need to go to the veterinarian, but you can be ready! 


• Know your policy coverage upfront - no surprises later!

• Coverage for examination fees and tax

• One deductible per policy year, not per incident

• Great customer service

• No hassle claim payments With any Accident or Accident & Illness pet insurance policy provided by our partner Pets Plus Us, you can save up to 90% on veterinary bills* - AND as an alumni of Vancouver Island University you receive a 5% discount on the monthly premium!

• Blue Ribbon Benefits included:

• PetHelpFone™ (24/7 emergency support from veterinary technicians)

• Pet Poison Helpline®

• Free subscription to Modern Dog or Modern Cat AND MORE!

Visit for more information, discount code and to receive a free quote! 

Industrial Alliance

VIU has partnered with Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc. to provide alumni members with a comprehensive insurance program. Industrial Alliance offers a variety of flexible, customizable insurance plans to ensure you and your family have the financial resources to recover after a serious illness, accident or death.  Choose from a variety of products and plan options and create an insurance plan that works to secure financial security for you and your family.

The VIU Alumni Insurance Program includes:

  • *New* Critical Illness Insurance - limited time offer!
  • Term Life Insurance
  • Dependent Children Term Life Insurance
  • Guaranteed Issue Life Insurance (for members 50+)
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Dependent Children Critical Illness Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Health & Dental Insurance
  • Travel Insurance
  • Office Overhead Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance

How to Apply

Visit the Industrial Alliance site for full details, a personalized eQuote, or to apply online. You can also phone 1-800-266-5667 or 604-737-3802 and email

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