Campus Info

NIC has two locations in Port Alberni – the Roger Street campus, home to NIC’s health and human services programs, university studies courses, culinary training and more, and the Tebo Vocational Centre, which provides shop space for trades training students.

Here you’ll find all the information about the two locations including address and hours, parking information, housing, wi-fi and how to book/rent space on campus.

Address and Hours

Roger Street campus

3699 Roger Street
Port Alberni, BC V9Y 8E3
T 250-724-8711 | F 250-724-8700

Student Services and Registration

T 250-724-8711 | F 250-724-8700
Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday, 9 am – 4 pm

Campus Directory

Tebo Vocational Centre

4751 Tebo Avenue
Port Alberni, BC V9Y 8A9
T 250-724-8738 | F 250-723-4573
Hours of Operation
September to June: Monday to Friday, 8am – 4pm
July & August: Monday to Friday, 10 am – 3 pm


Parking is free at the Port Alberni campus and Tebo Vocational Centre. NIC has designated parking for students or employees. Please observe signage and only park in appropriate areas.

Accessible parking

Accessible parking is available in all lots with a valid permit. Please display a valid accessible parking permit.


At present, there is no student housing at NIC’s Port Alberni campus. Please see below for some suggestions on how to find a place to live.


NIC has partnered with Places4Students to help you find a place to live, a roommate or a sublet. You can register for this free service using your NIC email. View the rental listings for Port Alberni. If you are interested in renting to an NIC student, you can post listings through Places4Students.

North Island Students Union (NISU)

NISU offers support and services for students, by students, including an app where students can post rental accommodations.

Community Pages/Social Media

Search additional local community pages for rental accommodations

  1. Kijiji, Port Alberni
  2. Search Facebook Groups for “Port Alberni Rent”
  3. Search Facebook Groups and Pages for “North Island College”
  4. Search Facebook Groups and Pages for “North Island Students’ Union”

International students

For students joining NIC from outside Canada, NIC’s Office of Global Engagement has resources to help you plan for your arrival. International Student Advisors can help you find out which campus your classes will be based out of. Contact with questions.

NIC STudent Life

If you need additional support, you can arrange a conversation with a member of the Student Life team by emailing

Wireless Network Access

Wifi Network access is available for employees and students at NIC through two networks: “NIC-WIFI” and “Eduroam”. For more information on network access for students, please contact Student Technical Services.


To access:

  • Select "NIC-WIFI" from your available networks
  • Enter your myNIC username and password to log in*
    • For Android users: If you do not see "Use system certificates", please select "do not validate" or "(unspecified)"
  • If prompted, select “Trust the connection” and/or “remember credentials”

Step-by-step instructions specific to laptops, Android and iPhone can be found on Student Technical Services.


Eduroam is a secure network available to students, researchers and staff from participating institutions across Canada. Once Eduroam is set up, you will automatically log in anytime you are at NIC or ANY other participating institution.

To access:

  • select "Eduroam” from your available wifi networks
  • Enter your NIC email address and myNIC password
  • If prompted, select “Trust the connection” and/or “remember credentials”

Rent the Space

Contact Facilities to see about spaces available for rental.