Vid Raatior is a product of the Chuuk public school system. He started at Houk Elementary School, continued at Wei-Pat Junior High School, and he graduated from Chuuk High School as a member of the Gifted & Talented program. He went on to the University of Guam (UOG) where he received a bachelor’s degree in media communications. He then joined the Jesuits and studied Ignatian Spirituality at the Jesuit Novitiate in Palau, philosophy at Fordham University in New York, and theology at the Jesuit School of Berkeley in California. After leaving the Jesuits, Vid went on to receive his masters degree in school administration from the University of San Francisco.