Exam FAQ’s

If I forget my student ID card, am I still able to enter the exam room?  As a student, you must have a valid current student ID card. If you don’t have your student ID, you need to have your identity confirmed at a Student Centre before you can enter the exam room. Make sure you … Continued

Have Your Say! The Annual SSAF Survey

UQU wants you to have the best campus culture experience (online or in person) by providing you services and activities that is focused on you. The annual SSAF Survey is a survey co-designed with the university to obtain comment and feedback from across all student cohorts, campuses, and study modes. We want to hear your … Continued

Budget-Friendly Sustainability: Uni Student Edition

Being sustainable doesn’t have to mean wearing $300 staple wardrobe pieces, purchasing only organic produce from a local market every weekend, and biking everywhere. Incorporating more sustainable habits can be accessible for the everyday student, and any effort made makes a difference! Here are some ways you can reduce your impact as a university student … Continued

UQ Union Update – Union Complex Redevelopment

Union Complex redevelopment A safe space for students and a home for debate and activism on campus.   The redeveloped complex will maintain its legacy as a space where students can connect and feel safe and supported, as well as being a home for debate and activism on campus. Our community will be kept up … Continued

Call for poetry: Stories at the end of worlds

Prize categories: First Second Third Highly Commended   “It matters what matters we use to think other matters with; it matters what stories we tell to tell other stories with; it matters what knots knot knots, what thoughts think thoughts, what descriptions describe descriptions, what ties tie ties. It matters what stories make worlds, what … Continued

UQU’s Response to Flood Affected Students

The UQ Union has been here for students during the recent Brisbane flooding. Even before the campus was fully open, we sprung into action, assessing the damage, and putting students in touch with peers who could help. This assisted in bringing volunteers to those in need of assistance. When a UQ student posted a GoFundme … Continued

Why You Should Join a UQU Club or Society

Clubs and Societies are a great way to make the most of your university experience and boost your social life. We currently have over 220 Clubs and Societies, which host over 4,500 events each year for 29,000 members across Gatton, Herston and St Lucia campus. There are a variety of types of clubs consisting of:   … Continued

Declutter Your Life

Clutter and disorganisation can contribute to stress and anxiety and feeling overwhelmed. Studies have shown that clutter can also reduce our ability to focus on a task. Decluttering can help you feel more relaxed and improve your sense of well-being. However, it is important to do it one step at a time to avoid burnout … Continued

UQIC Clubs & Societies Executive Overview 2021

2021 was an exciting year for us involved with UQIC as we had the freedom to spread our wings and reach out to players who might not have heard of Interfaculty Competitions before. We wanted to find new students who were either entering university for their first year, or anybody who might not be exposed … Continued

Anxiety with Graduating: Dealing With The Unknown

So you’re finally at the end of your degree. You’ve spent years working towards this, countless hours have been poured into your assessments, and now you’re about to enter the working world with a qualification and a new beginning to your career prospects.   But for some, it can be stressful or cause anxiety – as studying and a university lifestyle has become a comfortable … Continued