• UQ Sport Aquatic Centre

    UQ makes a splash with new swimming pool

    Swimmers can take the plunge in a new 25-metre heated swimming pool at The University of Queensland’s St Lucia campus.

    27 June 2017
  • Market days are the big events of the O-Week calendar

    Campuses jumping with O-Week festivities

    More than 14,000 new students are due to begin their studies at The University of Queensland next week, and a plethora of Orientation Week Festival activities are under way at the St Lucia and Gatton campuses from today.

    20 February 2017
  • Great Court carvings ... agile wallaby frieze; UQ sculptor John Muller; and November lily roundel.

    Queensland’s story is carved in UQ sandstone

    The Great Court at The University of Queensland is “a secret Brisbane doesn’t know it has”, says the editor of a new guide to the St Lucia landmark.

    3 November 2016
The walkway development is progressing well.

The construction of an elevated platform set to transform The University of Queensland’s eastern gateway is gaining momentum.

16 February 2015
UQ staff have worked over the weekend to remove debris and get the campus back to normal.

University of Queensland Property and Facility crews worked throughout the weekend to repair storm damage at St Lucia, Herston, Woolloongabba, Long Pocket and Customs House

1 December 2014
Dr Judith Reinhard (above) said that the research provided a fundamental understanding of how neural circuits were built and consolidated to retain memories.

University of Queensland scientists have discovered that genes switch off as memories are being formed, allowing for new connections between nerve cells. The discovery could eventually lead to a key for treating conditions such as autism and...

21 November 2014
Access to The University of Queensland St Lucia campus will be limited over the G20 long weekend.

Access to The University of Queensland St Lucia campus will be limited over the G20 long weekend.

15 November 2014
President Barack Obama will speak at UQ.

The University of Queensland will host United States President Barack Obama on Saturday, when he addresses a global audience as part of the G20 summit.

13 November 2014
Since 1999, the Bundestag has had its seat at the Reichstag Building in Berlin

The President of the German Bundestag, Professor Norbert Lammert, will give a public address at The University of Queensland tonight.

27 October 2014
The Honey and the Bunny by Karla Dickens.

The University of Queensland’s Great Court will be filled with challenging artworks for the Courting Blakness art installation next month.

28 August 2014
Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528)  Born 1471 Nuremberg, Germany. Lived and worked Nuremberg and Venice, Italy. Died 1528 Nuremberg.  Melencolia I 1514  engraving on paper  image 23.8 x 18.6 cm  sheet 24.1 x 18.7 cm  Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide. Morgan Thomas Bequest Fund 1962.

Five hundred years after the celebrated artist Albrecht Dürer produced his Melencolia I engraving, the historic work will be the centrepiece of an exhibition at The University of Queensland Art Museum.

25 August 2014
Mickey Mouse

If you’d like to graduate from The University of Queensland with a degree that includes magic, movies and memories, then consider living and working at Walt Disney World in the USA.

12 August 2014

Commuters to the University of Queensland’s St Lucia campus can expect a smoother drive after road works at the Sir Fred Schonell Drive entrance were completed on Friday 27 June.

30 June 2014

There will be some traffic disruption at The University of Queensland’s St Lucia campus during the Brisbane Times City2South Run on Sunday, 15 June 2014.

10 June 2014

A major energy efficiency project at The University of Queensland is preventing the release of two tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions every day.

7 May 2014
aff and student concerns about delays at the Boggo Rd Busway station.

The University of Queensland has met with Translink to resolve staff and student concerns about delays at the Boggo Rd Busway station.

28 March 2014
Chancellors Place is open to traffic again three weeks ahead of schedule.

Chancellors Place roundabout at The University of Queensland is open again to traffic three weeks ahead of schedule, thanks to swift road works over the holiday period.

3 January 2014
A freshwater turtle is released into the UQ Lakes

Two freshwater turtles and an eastern water dragon have swapped the hectic life of the inner city for St Lucia’s picturesque University of Queensland Lakes.

23 December 2013