And just like that, 2020 is (finally!) over and uni is almost back in session. We’re also back at it and kicking off 2021 with a huge lineup of events to welcome you back to uni.
What a year 2020 has been. For many, this year has been their most challenging year to date. This is particularly the case for students, who, as a demographic, have been some of the worst affected by the pandemic.
The student Reuse & Recycling Station is now open in the UQU Complex – a landmark achievement for sustainability at UQ!
2020 has seen students faced with many challenges due to unprecedented changes to the university landscape. During this time, your UQ Union and Student Executives have been working harder than ever to deliver accessible support and services for all UQ students during the COVID-19 pandemic.
UQ Union would like to acknowledge the death of George Floyd as one of the many murders of African Americans by police. The Office Bearers and councillors of the Union stand in solidarity with the protesters all around the world and their continued fight for freedom from racial discrimination and police brutality.
The University of Queensland Union is the peak representative body for students at UQ. Our mission has remained unchanged since 1911: to support and advocate for students throughout the challenges of University, whatever they may be.
The University of Queensland Union (UQU) wishes to advise staff, student, stakeholders and the entire community at the University of Queensland about our response to COVID-19 and how it may impact the student experience. Our highest concern at this time is the wellbeing of the entire University community inclusive of all students and staff.
The University of Queensland Union (UQU) wishes to brief its staff, students, stakeholders and the entire student community at the University of Queensland about our response to COVID-19 and how it may impact the student experience.
The University of Queensland Union community has been devastated by the recent passing of Wilson Gavin, and deeply distressed by the events that preceded it.