Planning Documents

2017 Nanaimo Campus Master Plan Update

This supplemental report is meant to be used in tandem with the Vancouver Island University Nanaimo Campus Master Plan (2009 Master Plan). It is an amendment to the 2009 Master Plan and reflects current thinking and changes that are refinements to the Master Plan. It is not meant to be exhaustive does not revise all points,  infrastructure, and systems in detail.

2017 VIU Nanaimo Master Plan Update

VIU Nanaimo Campus Master Plan

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Workbook 1 Planning Base - After months of fact finding the Master plan team have presented their findings.

Workbook 2 Explorations - An evolution of the first workbook this one focuses on the general solution.

Rendering - Short Range Development
Rendering - Long Range Development
The Master Site Plan - A vision of the future
Draft Campus Plan - Phase 1 (5 years)
Draft Campus Plan - Phase 2 (10 years)
Draft Campus Plan - Phase 3 (20-50 years)
Cross-Section Through the Central Quad
Digital Rendering Perspective 1
Digital Rendering Perspective 2
Digital Rendering Perspective 3
Digital Rendering Perspective 4


Campus Plan Response: Draft Sustainability Policy -this document outlines the strategies for the master plan to support sustainability as the many physical changes will have serious implications for social and community planning, and also for long and short-term financial and operational planning.

Master Plan Foundation Goals Outlining the founding principles for the Master Plan.


Historic Documents and Resources

Aerial Photographs

Historic and New

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Updated: 20 Nov 17