About VIU

About VIU

Nanaimo Campus The Nanaimo campus is located on a spectacular 110 acre site on the lower slopes of Mount Benson, overlooking the city of Nanaimo, Georgia Strait, and the Coast Mountains on the B.C. Mainland. Noteworthy features of the campus include a 294 seat theatre; well-equipped library, gymnasium,a art. studios, and labs; modern mechanic and welding shop facilities; fish hatchery; student residences; two picturesque Japanese gardens donated by Tamagawa University and Okayma Women’s College in Japan; a Museum of Natural History; and the Nanaimo Art Gallery and gift shop.