Live your best UQ life at UQ Res
The UQ Res Student Life program.
Live where you learn
Make the most of your time at UQ. So much more than a room – here, you’ll find a community of like-minded learners, a dedicated team of Residential Advisors, and a home away from home.
Everything from the study spaces to wellbeing, community and leadership programs has been considered to focus on your academic journey.
At UQ Res
Join A Club
There are over 220 clubs and societies at UQ. We want you to find your crew, pursue your hobbies or try something new.
Parties, performances, festivals and films – with a host of entertainment, activities, and events across our campuses weekly, there is something for everyone.
Develop professionally, create an impact, connect with other students and exclusively-access events by getting involved with volunteering, mentoring, student representation and more.
See A Gig
From indie to orchestral, music can be a big part of your time at UQ. Soak up some live entertainment at The Redroom at St Lucia, including a line-up of touring bands and local musos.
Unleash your personal best with more than 75 sports and activities to choose from, including group fitness classes and social sport competitions, and more than 35 sporting clubs.
Refuel with a wide variety of affordable food and beverage options on campus. Choose from cafes, outlets and food trucks that offer vegan, vegetarian and certified halal options.
Support In Every Way
Everyone who lives at UQ Res will be well looked after by our dedicated Community Wellbeing & Support Team.
In addition, we’re proud to offer one of the highest student-to-Residential Advisor ratios in Brisbane.
Residents can participate in workshops and resources focussing on wellbeing, living skills and health, and orientation within Brisbane.
From our orientation program to helping students engage with each other, we want to create a positive culture and community at UQ Res.
Face-to-face, phone and email support are available for everyone living at UQ Res. You can have peace of mind that we’re always close by.
Where To Next?
UQ And You. Let’s Go.
Booking for Kev Carmody House (KCH) have closed for Semester 2, 2022, however we still have rooms available at 48 Walcott Street. Rooms are limited – we recommend you Book your room as soon as possible. All deposits are fully refundable, so you can book your room without worry (conditions apply).