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  • A young woman in graduation garb smiles next to an older woman in ͼ's Great Court.

    Law valedictorian looks to inspire others

    Caitlyn Donohoe lives with a serious physical disability, but that didn't stop her from moving from rural QLD to study at UQ - and graduate as Valedictorian of the School of Law.

    12 July 2024
  • a group of six people stand in a corridor with their arms around each other

    Familiar faces ease Uni transition

    Starting tertiary study can be daunting but three sets of Indigenous twins are chasing their dreams at UQ, inspired by programs they joined while at high school.

    11 July 2024
  • An elite swimmer racing in a pool

    ͼ athletes poised for Paris Olympics

    Nine University of Queensland students and community members are packing their bags after being selected to represent Australia at the Paris Olympic and Paralympic Games.

    18 June 2024
Students walking through a university campus

More than 4,750 students have received offers to study at UQ in the state’s major offer round taking the total number so far to more than 9,900 for Semester 1.

15 January 2024
Dr Poh Hillock standing outside a sandstone building with trees behind her.

With ATAR scores out this week, school leavers can find out how to get the best from their results with advice from Australia’s University Teacher of the Year.

14 December 2023
A woman and a man standing side-by-side smiling

Medical student, charity founder and elite athlete Jeremy Hunt has been named Queensland's 2024 Rhodes Scholar.

25 October 2023
A young African woman stands in graduation cap and gown and holding flowers outside ͼ's sandstone Great Court.

Consulata Bilal graduates this week from ͼ with a Bachelor of Science, after navigating the challenges of living with a debilitating disease.

14 July 2023
A young woman in graduation cap and gown sits on a bench seat in ͼ's Great Court, clutching a bouquet of flowers with a small teddy bear inside it.

LinLi Wan graduates this week from ͼ’s Master of Writing, Editing and Publishing, after successfully landing a ‘unicorn’ role in the notoriously difficult to enter publishing industry.

13 July 2023
a person with black hair wearing a yellow top and pale blue headphones sits at a desk with a laptop and open books

University of Queensland research into the impact of listening to music while studying has been so positive it is now a practical short course offered to all undergraduate students.

28 June 2023
A man sits on the back of an outdoor bench with a garden and sandstone building in the background.

Emerging Indigenous artist Durriwiyn has become the first student to release a single through ͼ’s record label Corella Recordings.

30 May 2023
A rendering of a multi story building with many windows, there is grass and a tree in front of it.

A second student residences complex is planned for ͼ’s St Lucia campus to help to address a shortage of suitable and affordable rental accommodation.

26 May 2023
Thomas Scanlan, a young Indigenous man, with Kev Carmody, an older Indigenous man. They are standing in front of a large mural of Kev playing guitar.

The inaugural recipient of ͼ Kev Carmody Scholarship met the celebrated singer-songwriter at the official unveiling of a mural at the St Lucia campus.

28 March 2023
A woman in a dress and boots stands in front of a building which is labelled Theodore Hospital

University of Queensland medical students who completed a 12-week training program in a rural or remote area were more likely to work as doctors in similar communities, a study has shown.

24 February 2023
two people in helmets hold hoses and direct water spray at tall flames

A cost-effective invention aimed at preventing up to half of all firefighter deaths each year is being developed as part of a University of Queensland entrepreneurship program.

21 February 2023
Students walking through ͼ's Great Court at the St Lucia campus.

More than 3,800 students have received an offer from ͼ (ͼ) today, with the latest round bringing total offers to 10,022 students starting their studies this year.

12 January 2023
A young man in glasses and a navy button-up shirt smiles at the camera. There is a leafy green tree in the background.

Meet Lachlan Scott, the 2022 Valedictorian of ͼ’s Bachelor of Speech Pathology, who has Tourette syndrome.

16 December 2022
Woman in a blue jacket stands outside a shady sandstone building.

With ATAR scores out today, school leavers can learn how to make the most of their results and influence their future at UQ’s online event this Sunday 18 December.

16 December 2022
A woman with grey hair wearing a cream jacket over a rust coloured shirt.

Newly conferred Dr Alison Goodman, who wrote two Regency-era novellas as part of her PhD in Creative Writing at UQ, has signed a major international publishing deal.

15 December 2022