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.

How Affinity Partnerships Work for You

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.

Our Affinity Partners

TD Insurance Affinity Partner

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.

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

Industrial Alliance - VIU Alumni Insurance Program

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.

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The VIU Alumni Insurance Program includes:

  • 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 Industrial Alliances 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


Our Benefit Partners

Your VIU Alumni Association has also secured additional benefits on and off campus with great local businesses. Please select one of the benefit partners listed below to view more details on the discounts you can receive.

Alumni Benefit PartnersClearly | Harbour Air Seaplanes | Milner Gardens | Port Theatre | Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort | VI Pest Control Ltd. | White Sails Brewing | VIU Campus Store | VIU Campus Recreation & Mariner Athletics | VIU Deep Bay Marine Field Station | VIU Library | VIU Hairdressing | VIU Residences | VIU Theatre

Request your FREE Alumni Benefit Card

VIU Alumni Benefit Card

Alumni benefit cards are FREE and printed bi-weekly. Fill out the Get Connected form and request your alumni benefit card.

If your last name has changed due to marriage or a legal name change, you will need to provide proof of the name change. Please email for further information.

Alumni must produce a valid alumni benefit card to take advantage of the benefits listed.

Join the Alumni Benefit Program

Do you have a business and would like to offer a discount to alumni? Please complete the Partnership Consideration form and submit to the Advancement & Alumni Relations Office. The VIU Alumni Benefit Committee reviews all submissions to the program.


Please contact the Advancement & Alumni Relations Office, at or call 250-740-6215.

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