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The University of Queensland

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Motto Scientia ac Labore
"through knowledge and hard work"
Established 1909
Type Public
Chancellor Sir Llewellyn Edwards
Vice-Chancellor Professor John A. Hay
Faculty 5081 (includes staff)
Undergraduates 26,855 (2006)
Postgraduates 10,663 (2006)
Location Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Campus Urban
Affiliations Group of Eight, Universitas 21, ASAIHL
Website www.uq.edu.au

The University of Queensland (UQ) is the longest-established university in the state of Queensland, Australia, a member of Australia's Group of Eight, and the Sandstone Universities. It is also a founding member of the international Universitas 21 organisation. A motto (from Italian) is a phrase or a short list of words meant formally to describe the general motivation or intention of an entity, social group, or organization. ... The date of establishment or date of founding of an institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point. ... Year 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... This does not cite its references or sources. ... A Chancellor is the head of a university. ... The Honourable Sir Llewellyn Edwards, AC is the twelfth and current Chancellor of the University of Queensland and a former Queensland state politician and state Liberal Party Leader. ... A Vice-Chancellor (commonly called the VC) of a university in the United Kingdom, other Commonwealth countries, and some universities in Hong Kong, is the de facto head of the university. ... A faculty is a division within a university. ... In some educational systems, undergraduate education is post-secondary education up to the level of a Bachelors degree. ... Degree ceremony at Cambridge. ... For other uses, see Brisbane (disambiguation). ... Slogan or Nickname: Sunshine State, Smart State Motto(s): Audax at Fidelis (Bold but Faithful) Other Australian states and territories Capital Brisbane Government Constitutional monarchy Governor Quentin Bryce Premier Anna Bligh (ALP) Federal representation  - House seats 28  - Senate seats 12 Gross State Product (2004-05)  - Product ($m)  $158,506 (3rd... Crowded Shibuya, Tokyo shopping district An urban area is an area with an increased density of human-created structures in comparison to the areas surrounding it. ... The Group of Eight (Go8) is a lobby group for eight Australian tertiary institutions which are the leading universities in Australia. ... Universitas 21 is an international network of research-intensive universities, established as an international reference point and resource for strategic thinking on issues of global significance. ... The Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning or ASAIHL is a non-governmental organization founded in 1956 to assist higher learning institutions in strengthening themselves through a mutual self help and to achieve international distinction in teaching, research and public service. ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos and other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... Slogan or Nickname: Sunshine State, Smart State Motto(s): Audax at Fidelis (Bold but Faithful) Other Australian states and territories Capital Brisbane Government Constitutional monarchy Governor Quentin Bryce Premier Anna Bligh (ALP) Federal representation  - House seats 28  - Senate seats 12 Gross State Product (2004-05)  - Product ($m)  $158,506 (3rd... The Group of Eight (Go8) is a lobby group for eight Australian tertiary institutions which are the leading universities in Australia. ... In Australia, the term sandstone university is used to refer to any of the countrys oldest tertiary institutions. ... Universitas 21 is an international network of research-intensive universities, established as an international reference point and resource for strategic thinking on issues of global significance. ...


The University has its main campus in the suburb of St Lucia, in Brisbane. Its other campuses include Ipswich, Gatton, Herston, South Brisbane, Turbot Street and Moggill. For other uses, see Brisbane (disambiguation). ... The tone or style of this article or section may not be appropriate for Wikipedia. ... Gatton is a Town and Shire (Local Government Area) situated in the Lockyer Valley in Queensland, Australia. ... Herston is a suburb of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. ... South Brisbane is an inner city suburb of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. ... A map of the Brisbane central business district located on a peninsula on the northern bank of the Brisbane River. ... Moggill, one of Brisbanes western suburbs, is about 18 kilometres from the CBD. It comprises a mixture of small-lot and acreage residential homes along with a small number of remaining farms. ...


UQ was established on December 10, 1909, with Sir William MacGregor as first chancellor (with Reginald Heber Roe as vice-chancellor) and was originally situated in Brisbane's downtown area. In 1927, the land on which the St Lucia campus is built was resumed by the Brisbane City Council using money donated by James O'Neil Mayne and his sister Mary Emelia Mayne to replace the less spacious city campus (now home to the Gardens Point campus of the Queensland University of Technology). December 10 is the 344th day (345th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, 21 days before the next year. ... Year 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Sir William MacGregor (20 October 1846 – 3 July 1919). ... Reginald Heber Roe (3 August 1850 – 21 September 1926) was a headmaster of Brisbane Grammar School, Queensland, Australia and first vice-chancellor of the University of Queensland. ... Image:Brisbane flag. ... James ONeil Mayne (January 21, 1861 – January 31, 1938) was the son of Patrick Mayne, and is best remembered for his donation of funds to purchase land for the St Lucia campus of the University of Queensland. ... QUT Gardens Point Campus Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is located in Brisbane, Queensland, and is one of Australias largest universities, however is globally known as one of the worst in the region. ...


UQ is one of Australia's top five research intensive universities. It contains many joint and collaborative research centres, such as the Institute for Molecular Bioscience (which conducts research jointly with CSIRO), the Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN) and the Queensland Brain Institute (QBI). In addition, UQ is involved in centres such as the Queensland Institute of Medical Research at the Royal Brisbane Hospital. The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) is the national government body for scientific research in Australia. ... History The Queensland Institute of Medical Research (QIMR) is one of the largest medical research institutes in the southern hemisphere, and is recognised worldwide for the quality of its research. ...

Contents

Campus and setting

The Forgan Smith Building and the Great Court.

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St Lucia Campus

Situated on a peninsula of the Brisbane River, the university is reachable by road, CityCat ferry, or bus and is seven kilometres from Brisbane's city centre. At its centre is the Great Court - a large open area surrounded by sandstone buildings with distinctive gargoyles and includes the heritage-listed Great Court. The Brisbane River is situated in southeast Queensland, Australia, and flows through the city of Brisbane, before emptying into Moreton Bay. ... Original-style CityCat catamaran New-style CityCat catamaran In Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, CityCat is the name of a Brisbane City Council ferry service running along the Brisbane River between Bretts Wharf in the suburb of Hamilton in the east and the University of Queensland at St Lucia, via the... Red sandstone interior of Lower Antelope Canyon, Arizona, worn smooth due to erosion by flash flooding over millions of years Sandstone is a sedimentary rock composed mainly of sand-size mineral or rock grains. ... Gargoyles redirects here. ...


The large campus of 274 acres (1.1 km sq) also includes sporting fields, gardens, duckponds, and cycling tracks. The athletics centre features 21 floodlit tennis courts and Olympic-standard swimming pool, a three-level gymnasium and a multi-purpose indoor centre.


It is served by a CityCat wharf, two bus stations and is also served by the Eleanor Schonell Bridge providing pedestrian and bus access across the river to Dutton Park. Coordinates: 27°29′52″S 153°00′46″E / -27.497749, 153.012772 University of Queensland Ferry Wharf is a wharf on the Brisbane River in Brisbane, Australia. ... The University of Queensland Bus Station, at UQs St Lucia Campus, is serviced by TransLink bus routes. ... Eleanor Schonell Bridge (formerly called the Green Bridge) during its construction The Eleanor Schonell Bridge, also known as the Green Bridge, is a 390 metre (1,280 ft) long cable-stayed bridge which crosses the Brisbane River between Dutton Park and the University of Queenslands St Lucia campus. ... Dutton Park is a suburb of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...

Gatton Campus

Located about 90km west of Brisbane on the Warrego Highway, UQ Gatton is home to the university's Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Veterinary Science (NRAVS). UQ Gatton, formerly the Queensland Agricultural College, was opened in 1897 as a combined agricultural college and experimental farm. The QAC amalgamated with UQ in 1990.


UQ Gatton offers courses in agriculture, animal science, environmental management, agronomy/agribusiness, equine studies, wildlife and bushland studies and other fields relating to natural and rural environments. Its facilities include over 1000 hectares of agricultural land, modern extensive and intensive animal production operations, a recently redeveloped equine centre, and facilities for wildlife studies, as well as modern teaching facilities and laboratories, and a branch of the UQ Library. Some of the original QAC buildings are still standing, such as the Foundation Building. Coordinates: 27°33′19″S 152°20′02″E / -27.555156, 152.333937 Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...

Ipswich Campus

The Ipswich campus, opened in 1999, after State and Federal government backing is the newest campus, made up of nearly 20 buildings and more than 4000 students on nearly 25ha. Courses offered include: arts, business and social sciences as well as Interaction design. This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


It is located near central Ipswich, Queensland, just south of the CBD. Nearby landmarks include Limestone Park, The Workshops Railway Museum and the RAAF Base Amberley. The actual site surrounds the Ipswich Showgrounds and is in turn, sided by a golf course. The tone or style of this article or section may not be appropriate for Wikipedia. ... RAAF Base Amberley is currently home to No. ...


The site dates back to 1878 with the opening of the Ipswich branch of the Woogaroo Lunatic Asylum. Operations continued until 1910 when it became the Ipswich Hospital for the Insane. In 1938 it was renamed the Ipswich Mental Hospital and in 1964 it was renamed again as the Ipswich Special Hospital. It was finally named the Challinor Centre in 1968 in honour of Dr. Henry Challinor, the ships surgeon on the Fortitude. From 1968 to 1997 the Challinor Centre served as an institution for people with intellectual disabilities. In late 1997 the Challinor Centre began its final stage of evolution as the new UQ Ipswich campus. Developmental disability is a term used to describe severe, life-long disabilities attributable to mental and/or physical impairments, manifested before the age of 22. ...


This history is reflected today with 17 heritage listed buildings that have been refurbished into work spaces, computer laboratories and public spaces. Work is still underway refurbishing more buildings.


Other facilities

The University of Queensland takes advantage of research and education facilities not attached directly to the three campuses. These locations are primarily for research which cannot be undertaken in the campus locales but also represent buildings which established pre-eminence in education before the creation of the current campuses.

  • Turbot Street - Turbot Street is the University's dentistry education facility. It comprises two large buildings and one small building at the junction of Turbot and Albert Streets in the Brisbane inner city area. The older of the two larger buildings is the former Brisbane College of Dentistry which is connected via a second-storey walkway to the newer building.
  • UQ Regiment Indooroopilly - A counterpart to the St Lucia Campus's Regiment in Indooroopilly.
  • Herston - Situated next to the hospital complex at Herston, UQ's School of Medicine occupies the Mayne Medical Building. The location also accommodates UQ teaching facilities in and around the hospitals. The Queensland Institute of Medical Research also holds strong links to UQ.
  • Pinjarra Aquatic Research Station - On Moggil and Pinjarra Roads in Pinjarra Hills, Brisbane. The Aquatic Research Station investigates aquaculture and inland ecology.
  • Heron Island Research Station - A research station situated on Heron Island, 72km north-east of Gladstone, Queensland. Its primary use if for the study of specimens from the surrounding Heron Reef. It consists of over thirty buildings situated on a two hectare lease.
  • Moreton Bay Research Station - Aquatic research station in the bay east of Brisbane. This station is used for the majority of field trips especially for introductory marine environment subjects.

For other uses, see Brisbane (disambiguation). ... Indooroopilly (pronounced ) is a suburb in Brisbanes west. ... For other uses, see Brisbane (disambiguation). ... Workers harvest catfish from the Delta Pride Catfish farms in Mississippi General Agribusiness · Agriculture Agricultural science · Agronomy Animal husbandry Challenges of industrial farming Extensive farming Factory farming · Free range Green Revolution History of agriculture Industrial agriculture Industrial agriculture (animals) Industrial agriculture (crops) Intensive farming · Organic farming Permaculture Sustainable agriculture Zero... Heron Island plus fringing reef, with Wistari Reef in the foreground, as seen from a helicopter View of Heron Island from helicopter Heron Island is a coral cay in the Great Barrier Reef. ... For other uses, see Gladstone (disambiguation). ...

Academia

In 2004 the University of Queensland had more than 38,000 students enrolled with 6396 of these international students. Notable alumni include Bill Hayden, Professor Peter Doherty and actors Janet Fielding and Geoffrey Rush. William George Hayden AC (born 23 January 1933), Australian politician and 21st Governor-General of Australia, was born in Brisbane, Queensland, the son of an American-born sailor of Irish descent. ... Prof. ... Janet Fielding (publicity portrait). ... Geoffrey Roy Rush (born 6 July 1951) is an Academy Award- and Emmy Award-winning Australian actor. ...


The University of Queensland has won more Australian Awards for University Teaching than any other university. It is also noted for developing the HyShot Ramjet Rocket and pioneering a vaccine for cervical cancer (Research led by 2006 Australian of the Year, Professor Ian Frazer). HyShot is a research project of the University of Queensland, Australia Centre for Hypersonics, to demonstrate the possibility of supersonic combustion under flight conditions and compare the results of shock tunnel experiments. ... Ian Frazer is an Australian immunologist, best known for his work on the development of a cervical cancer vaccine, which works by protecting women from Human papillomavirus (HPV). ...


The Honourable Sir Llewellyn Edwards, AC, is the Chancellor of The University of Queensland and the current Deputy Chancellor is The Hon. Justice Margaret White. The Chancellor and Deputy Chancellor are elected by the University Senate. The Vice-Chancellor of the University (effectively the chief executive officer) is appointed by the Senate and the office is currently held by Professor John A. Hay. The Honourable Sir Llewellyn Edwards, AC is the twelfth and current Chancellor of the University of Queensland and a former Queensland state politician and state Liberal Party Leader. ... Margaret White is a fictional character created by Stephen King. ... Professor John A. Hay AC, BA (Hons) (Western Australia & Cambridge - Hackett Research Scholar), MA (Cambridge), PhD (Western Australia), Hon LittD. (Deakin), Hon DLitt. ...


The University's executive group comprises:

  • The Vice-Chancellor, Professor John A. Hay AC, BA (Hons) (WA & Camb.), MA (Camb.), PhD (WA), Hon LittD. (Deakin), Hon DLitt. (WA), FACE, FAIM
  • Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor Paul GREENFIELD BE PhD (NSW), BEcon (Qld) FTSE, FIChemE, FIEAust, MAIChE
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), Professor Michael KENIGER AADip Lond., LFRAIA, RIBA FTSE, FQA
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor (International and Development), Professor Trevor GRIGG BE(Hons), BEcon, PhD (Qld), CPEng, FIEAust., FAIM, FAICD
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research), Professor David SIDDLE BA PhD (Qld), FASSA, FAPS
  • President of the Academic Board, Professor Mark GOULD BSc, PhD (Adel)
  • Secretary and Registrar, Mr Douglas PORTER BA Durham, FAIM
  • Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Ipswich Campus, Professor Alan RIX BA, PhD (ANU)

The University was ranked the 45th in the World University Ranking in October 2006 published by The Times Higher Education Supplement, climbing two places from 2005. In 2005, the University was also ranked 40th in top technology universities, 89th in top arts and humanities universities, 29th in the top biomedicine institutions and in the top 25 for social sciences. Professor John A. Hay AC, BA (Hons) (Western Australia & Cambridge - Hackett Research Scholar), MA (Cambridge), PhD (Western Australia), Hon LittD. (Deakin), Hon DLitt. ... Insignia of a Companion of the Order of Australia. ... The Times Higher Education Supplement, also known as The Times Higher or The THES for short, is a newspaper based in London that reports specifically on issues related to higher education. ...


Research centres

The University is the site of the following research institutes:

  • Queensland Bioscience Precinct [1]
  • Institute for Molecular Bioscience [2]
  • Institute for Molecular Bioscience [3] - It opened in 2000 as part of the Queensland Bioscience Precinct, the largest of its kind in Australia. The centre is split into 4 main research areas: Genomics and Computational Biology, Molecular Genetics and Development, Molecular Cell Biology, and Chemical and Structural Biology. It has around 400 research staff and research.
  • Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN) [4]
  • Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI) [5]
  • Queensland Brain Institute [6]
  • Faculty of Arts Research Precinct [7] Home to the Centre for Critical and Cultural Studies [8], the Australian Studies Centre [9], and the Centre for the History of European Discourses [10].

The University is also a partner in the following research centres: Genomics is the study of an organisms entire genome; Rathore et al, . Investigation of single genes, their functions and roles is something very common in todays medical and biological research, and cannot be said to be genomics but rather the most typical feature of molecular biology. ... Computational biology is an interdisciplinary field that applies the techniques of computer science and applied mathematics to problems inspired by biology. ... Molecular genetics is the field of biology which studies the structure and function of genes at a molecular level. ...

  • Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Quantum-Atom Optics [11]
  • Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Quantum Computer Technology [12]
  • National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology (NRCET) [13]
  • Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine (CONROD) [14]
  • Australian Genome Research Facility (AGRF) [15]
  • Co-operative Research Centre for Enterprise Distributed Systems Technology
  • Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Integrative Legume Research [16]
  • NICTA

The Distributed Systems Technology Centre (DSTC) was a leading research organization in the field of Information Technology in Australia. ... National ICT Australia (also known as NICTA) is Australias national ICT research instituion. ...

Student Union

The UQ Union is the incorporated representative body of the students at the University. It is affiliated with the National Union of Students and provides services to students including representation to University and faculty committees, refectories and other catering services, a legal service, financial assistance, administrative counseling and campus activities. This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... The National Union of Students is the peak representative body for Australian university students. ...


Organisational structure

Steele Building - University of Queensland.
Forgan Smith Building - University of Queensland.

The University is organised into Faculties, Schools and Departments/Divisions. File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Forgan Smith Building at the University of Queensland photo taken from the Great Court ( this photograph was taken by Figaro ) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Forgan Smith Building at the University of Queensland photo taken from the Great Court ( this photograph was taken by Figaro ) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ...

  • Faculty of Arts (ARTS)
    • School of English, Media Studies & Art History (EMSAH)
    • School of History, Philosophy, Religion & Classics (HPRC)
    • School of Languages & Comparative Cultural Studies (SLCCS)
    • School of Music
  • Faculty of Biological & Chemical Sciences (BACS)
    • School of Biomedical Sciences (SBMS)
      • Department of Anatomy & Developmental Biology
      • Department of Physiology & Pharmacology
    • School of Integrative Biology (SIB)
      • Department of Botany
      • Department of Zoology and Entomology
    • School of Molecular and Microbial Sciences (SMMS)
      • Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
      • Department of Chemistry
      • Department of Microbiology & Parasitology
  • Faculty of Business, Economics & Law (BEL)
    • School of Economics
    • School of Tourism
    • T.C. Beirne School of Law
    • UQ Business School
  • Faculty of Engineering, Physical Sciences & Architecture (EPSA)
    • School of Engineering (SOE)
      • Division of Chemical Engineering
      • Division of Civil Engineering
      • Division of Environmental Engineering
      • Division of Materials
      • Division of Mechanical Engineering
      • Division of Mechanical and Space Engineering
      • Division of Mining and Minerals Process Engineering
      • Division of Mechatronic Engineering
    • School of Geography, Planning and Architecture (GPA)
    • School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (ITEE)
      • Department of Electrical Engineering (EE)
      • Department of Systems Engineering
      • Department of Biomedical Engineering
      • Department of Computer Science
    • School of Physical Sciences (SPS)
      • Earth Sciences
      • Department of Mathematics
      • Department of Physics
  • Faculty of Health Sciences (HEALTH)
    • School of Dentistry
    • School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences (SHRS)
    • School of Human Movement Studies
    • School of Medicine (SOM)
    • School of Nursing
    • School of Pharmacy
    • School of Population Health
  • Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture & Veterinary Science (NRAVS)
    • School of Agronomy & Horticulture
    • School of Animal Studies
    • School of Land & Food Sciences (LAFS)
    • School of Natural & Rural Systems Management (NRSM)
    • School of Veterinary Science
  • Faculty of Social & Behavioural Sciences (SBS)
    • School of Education
    • School of Journalism & Communication
    • School of Political Science & International Studies (POLSIS)[17]
    • School of Psychology [18]
    • School of Social Science
    • School of Social Work & Applied Human Sciences

University-based organisations

The Sunshark Solar Car Team was a solar car racing team at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. ...

Residential colleges

The University of Queensland has 11 residential colleges with 10 of these located on its St Lucia campus. They are:

  • Cromwell College is a co-ed college founded in 1950. It is affiliated with the Uniting Church and accommodates 190 students.
  • Duchesne College is a womens only college founded in 1937 in Toowong, moving the university in 1959. It is affiliated with the Religious of the Sacred Heart and accommodates 150 students.
  • Emmanuel College is a co-ed college founded in 1911. It accommodates 350 students.
  • Grace College
  • International House
  • King's College provides accommodation for 260 male students of the University. The College operates as an academic residential community of undergraduate and postgraduate members drawn from country and suburban areas throughout Australia as well as many other nations.
  • St John's College is a co-ed college founded in 1911. It is administered by the Anglican Diocese of Brisbane.
  • St Leo's College
  • Union College is a co-ed college established by the student union in 1961.
  • Women's College is an independent College for women students.
  • Gatton Halls of Residence

Cromwell College, University of Queensland is a residential college of the University of Queensland in St Lucia, Queensland, Australia. ... Logo of the UCA The Uniting Church in Australia (UCA) was formed on June 22, 1977 when the Methodist Church of Australasia, Presbyterian Church of Australia and Congregational Union of Australia came together under the Basis of Union document. ... Duchesne College is located within the University of Queenslands St Lucia Campus, among nine other university residential colleges. ... The commercial centre of Toowong contains several commercial buildings, including the Toowong Village office tower (background) which contains the Toowong Village shopping centre. ... The Society of the Sacred Heart is a Roman Catholic religious congregation established in France by St. ... Emmanuel College, University of Queensland is a residential college of the University of Queensland in St Lucia, Queensland, Australia. ... Full name International House Motto That Brotherhood May Prevail Named after International House organisation Established 1965 Director Dr Carla Tromans Location St Lucia Campus Residents About 240 Admission Co-educational Homepage Alumni Homepage International House (IH) is a residential college situated on the St Lucia campus of the University of... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... St Johns College is one of several colleges on the campus of the University of Queensland. ... Full name St Leos College Motto Dominus Illuminatio Mea The Lord is my Light Named after St Leo the Great Established 1917 Rector Br Vince Skelly Location St Lucia campus Residents 173 Admission Male only Homepage Alumni Homepage St Leos College is a residential College on the St... Full name Union College Motto Nemo me impune lacessit No one wounds me with impunity Named after UQ Union Established 1964 Head Peter Fraser Location St Lucia Campus Residents 341 Admission Co-educational Homepage Alumni Homepage Union College is a co-ed residential college of the University of Queensland in... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... Full name The Womens College Motto Capimus ut dividamus We take so that we may share Named after Established 1914 Principal Dr Maureen Aitken Location St Lucia Campus Residents 190 Admission Female only Homepage Alumni Homepage The Womens College, University of Queensland is an independent College for women...

Gallery

Panoramic image of Forgan Smith, Michie, Biology Library and Mayne Hall Buildings.
Panoramic image of UQ Lake viewed toward the South-East.
Panoramic image of UQ Lake viewed toward the South-West.
Sunrise over UQ Lake and General Purpose South Building.

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See also

The University of Queensland has had numerous notable alumni and faculty. ... The University of Queensland Australian Football Club (UQAFC) is an amateur Australian rules football club playing in Division 1 of the AFL South Queensland competition overseen by AFL Queensland. ...

References

External links


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