Take an in-depth self-guided online tour of Vancouver Film School.


Here’s your chance! Get a detailed look at our programs and pathways, and discover our hybrid learning model (online & on-site). Learn about VFS Connect short-term workshops and certificate courses. You’ll also be able to interact with VFS faculty and staff, hear from our alumni, and watch our 2021 Showreel.

Animation, film production, programming, game design, VR/AR, digital design, makeup, acting, sound design, writing, foundation, and English for creative arts — all programs will have dedicated booths for you to explore.

Find out what interests you! You’re welcome to come and go as your please throughout the event, and our Admissions team will be happy to assist you if you have any questions.


Event Details:

Date: Saturday, February 20, 2021
Time: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. PST
Location: Online


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How it Works:

  • Save your spot for the VFS Discovery Open House by filling out the registration form below.
  • We will send you detailed instructions on how to log into the Open House hosting platform prior to the event.






Discover Our Programs:

VFS features 15 creative arts programs taught by creative professionals working in the industry. Find out why Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, MovieMaker, Animation Career Review, and more have ranked VFS one of the top creative arts schools in the world.

  • Discover VFS's selection of industry programs and career options.
  • Learn about VFS’s hybrid learning model (online & on-site).
  • Watch exclusive videos about our facilities and industry-standard equipment.
  • Get a feel for the VFS student experience.
  • Sample projects created by our students.

Discover VFS Connect:

In 2021, VFS will introduce new short-term workshops and certificate programs designed to enhance your skills and career portfolio. Whether you’re a high school student planning a career in the entertainment industry or a professional looking to pivot, VFS is there to help you make the right choice. We call this VFS Connect.

  • Learn about our entry-level workshops (2-3 weeks).
  • Learn about our online certificate courses (4-6 weeks).
  • Find out how a VFS workshop or certificate program can help elevate your current skills.
  • Gauge your interest before deciding to embark on a full-year program at VFS.

Discover Pathways:

Did you know you can obtain a bachelor’s or master’s degree through VFS? We’ve partnered with renowned post-secondary institutions around the world to give you the option to go farther, faster.

  • Learn about the programs and degree options available to you.
  • Explore the pathway learning journey.
  • Discover locations in the world where you could complete your pathway and learn and how getting a degree online with travel works.
  • Find out how you can get your degree faster this way than through university alone.

Discover the Admissions Process:

Our Open House is not only your chance to learn about our programs, it’s also the perfect opportunity to immediately talk with our Admissions Advisors, who can answer any questions you may still have.

  • What are the requirements to get into each program?
  • What are the expected costs?
  • How does the hybrid model work? How can you start online and finish in-person?
  • Housing? Immigration? What happens after you graduate? If you have a question, we can answer it right away.

Header image artwork by Adelaide Poulter, VFS Animation Concept Art graduate, 2020