VU at MetroWest
VU at MetroWest is Victoria University's community space in the heart of Footscray at 138 Nicholson Street Footscray. It opened in 2014 and is part of VU's commitment to Footscray as a university town. We host events, exhibitions, seminars and talks, and a range of services.
In 'VU at MetroWest':
Exhibit your work in VU at MetroWestGet in touch with us and you could be displaying your creative work in VU at MetroWest
ServicesVU at MetroWest hosts a number of services available for use by staff, current & prospective students and the wider community.
Spaces for hireWe have two spaces for hire at VU at MetroWest: The Centre Space (exhibition space) and a meeting room.
On this page
Events at VU at MetroWest
Centenary exhibition: Changing Opportunity
The Centenary exhibition celebrates the founding of Footscray Technical School in 1916 and the 25th anniversary of the founding of Victoria University.
The three-phase Exhibition will run over two years and tell the story of VU’s founding as a working man’s college through to its current role as an international university.
- The Door of Opportunity (December 2014)
Focusing on the period 1916 - 1947
- Changing Opportunity (August 2015)
Focusing on the period 1947 - 1990
- The University of Opportunity (April 2016)
Focusing on the period 1990 to the present day.
VU at MetroWest is open:
- Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm
VU at MetroWest is located at 138 Nicholson Street, Footscray.
Find a Google map, site map, accessible text alternative map and detailed map on the VU at MetroWest (Footscray) site page.
Download a pdf document showing how to get to VU at MetroWest using public transport and the location of parking.
Parking facilities are available in and around the streets of VU at MetroWest. The Coles complex is also nearby, as well as VU's Footscray Nicholson campus. Free parking is also available at Middle Footscray train station. Find more parking locations on whereis.com.
VU at MetroWest Program & Space Coordinator
Phone: +61 3 9919 7043