Representing U
UQ Union

UQU, your student union
UQU, your student union

Who we are...

Empowering students to make meaningful change, while supporting them at every stage.

We represent the interests of UQ students and run independent services, events and outlets to enhance your student experience including Student Advocacy and Support (SAS); 11 retail food and beverage outlets; and a fantastic campus culture. As an independent body, UQU represent students on all important university committees to ensure your voice is heard on all university matters.

Student Executive

The Student Executive is the peak student elected body, delivering leadership and advocacy to the university on students’ behalf. They are elected annually into a diverse range of portfolios to build a better experience for all UQ students.

View our current Student Executive.

Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF)

On 11th October 2011 the Australian Parliament passed legislation allowing universities and other higher education providers to charge a fee for student services and amenities of a non-academic nature. Learn more.

Academic Advocacy Network

The Academic Advocacy Network (AAN) is a student-led system of academic advocacy coordinated by the UQ Union. Learn more about what they do.

Union Business

Your online hub for information about UQU Business. Learn more.

UQU Collective

Representing minority groups on campus UQU’s Collective’s offer students at The University of Queensland. Learn more.