College LifeUnion College – More than just a place to live.
Union College is co-educational, well equipped, inclusive and has no religious affiliation. Our community is composed of an equal number of male and female residents, enrolled in either an undergraduate or postgraduate course as domestic or international students.
Residents at Union College are provided with fully catered individual rooms on-campus at The University of Queensland. Most residents are accommodated in single, carpeted study bedrooms which are cleaned each week.
Union is a fully catered college, providing residents 3 wholesome and nutritious meals each day, including weekends, semester holidays and examination periods. Packed lunches and early/late meals are available to residents in pursuit of academic endeavours (during weekdays).
As one of the largest Colleges, Union has a number of specialty facilities and services for use by residents, including high speed Internet access, quiet study spaces, gymnasium, TV room with Foxtel and a large games room.
Union College supports individuals in taking responsibility for making decisions about themselves and the way they wish to conduct themselves whilst a resident at Union College.
Union College offers a free & inclusive in-house tutorial program to support the academic endeavours of residents. Tutors are experienced and knowledgeable to respond to the needs of students.
Union College residents enjoy the numerous opportunities to get involved with like minded individuals to showcase their talents, have fun and compete in a number of Cultural Inter College Competitions (ICC).
All Union College residents have free access to the valuable benefits included in the UQ Sport Lifestyle Package, which includes gym, cardio studio, aquatic centre and other options to encourage health and fitness.
From themed fancy-dress events to the annual Union College ball, residents at Union have a range of organised social activities and functions throughout the year.