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Adult Learners

Looking to graduate, interested in upgrading?

Our supportive staff will help you work towards achieving the grades you want with our personalized learning environment and flexible deliver approach.

Non-graduated Adult Students
You can take select Grade 10-12 courses for FREE with Abbotsford Virtual School in order to complete your graduation requirements. Our supportive staff will help you work towards adult graduation with our personalized learning environment and flexible delivery approach.

Contact us at (604) 859-9803 to speak to a Program Advisor/Counsellor or register online today. 


Graduated Adult Students
Adult Students (over the age of 19) wishing to upgrade are encouraged to register for a variety of FREE and TUITION-BASED online courses offered by Abbotsford Virtual School. Tuition-free courses include (effective Sept 1, 2017):

  • Communications 11/12
  • English 11/12
  • Biology 11/12
  • Chemistry 11/12
  • Physics 11/12
  • Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 11
  • Foundations of Math 11/12
  • Pre-Calculus 11/12
  • Calculus 12

Or choose from our wide selection of tuition-based online courses. The fee structure for tuition for courses with AVS is $550 per course. Course fee refund policy:

  • 100 % refund available for two days* * (after being granted course access/login information)
  • 75% within a week *
  • 50% within 30 days* 
  • No refund after 30 days*

Book Deposit: $100 refundable textbook deposit (textbook not required for most courses)


Adult Graduation

The Adult Graduation program requires 20 credits towards graduation. To be eligible for the Adult Graduation, the student must be at least 18 years of age, and must take at least three of their courses leading towards graduation as an adult.

  • English 12 or Communications 12
  • A Mathematics 11 or 12 course (could include Accounting 11)
  • Three courses from a list that includes all Ministry-authorized grade 12 courses and Social Studies 11

Provincial exams are optional for students on the Adult Graduation Program. It should be noted that some post-secondary institutions may not accept examinable courses for admission purposes unless the Grade 12 provincial exam has been written. The Adult Graduation program is free and is outlined at the following Ministry of Education website: B.C. Adult Graduation Diploma Program.

If you have additional questions about the Adult Graduation program, Contact Us to find out more.