Victoria University’s main campus is in Footscray, an inner-western suburb known for its art scene and multicultural influences. Just 10 minutes from the CBD, this lively student community is a great place to experience the advantages of living and studying in Melbourne.
Settle into your student lifestyle at UniLodge Victoria University, a modern apartment building located on the doorstep of the university’s Footscray Park campus.
Travel Times and Transport Options
UniLodge Victoria University is located on campus at Victoria University - only a short 4-minute stroll to class! It’s conveniently located near the Footscray train station, tram and bus stops. And only takes 2 minutes to ride a bike to Uni.
Footscray Park Campus sits next to parklands along the Maribyrnong River. It’s well serviced by Melbourne’s expansive public transport network, with trains, trams and buses travelling to and from the campus from all over the city. The Footscray Park campus also has bicycle hubs with showers, lockers, and secure bike parking.
Students can make use of VU’s free shuttle buses, which connect the Footscray and St Albans campuses to their nearest train stations.
If you want to head to the CBD during study breaks, it’s just a 10-minute train ride away. Footscray is one of Melbourne’s hidden gems, offering a mix of diverse culture and proud community spirit. Home to predominately Chinese, Vietnamese and North African migrant communities, it has a distinctive international vibe.
Grab a bowl of delicious noodle soup at a local Vietnamese restaurant, stock up on exotic treats at the Footscray Markets or check out the artworks on display at the Footscray Community Arts Centre. If you’re eager to venture beyond Footscray, iconic Melbourne landmarks like the Queen Victoria Market, Federation Square and the National Gallery of Victoria are easy to reach via public transport.
UniLodge Victoria University features fully furnished apartments with great facilities, including spacious study rooms, gourmet kitchens, a basketball half-court, a cinema media room, and a rooftop garden terrace. From 6-bedroom apartments to studios, a range of rooms are on offer at this property. It’s part of Footscray University Town, a vibrant student community.
Secure your accommodation at UniLodge Victoria University by contacting UniLodge today.