A Catholic women's residential College

within The University of Queensland

Smoothing the Transition, Preparing for the Future


Duchesne College is a residential College which aims to create new opportunities for personal and academic growth. Guided by the philosophy and goals of the Sisters of the Sacred Heart, we encourage lifelong learning to support personal growth and discovery. Our vision for the future is to help you transition successfully from secondary to tertiary education and then on to a fulfilling life beyond graduation. At Duchesne College, our purpose is to support you as  you live, grow and flourish.

    • Student Life

      Living in a community of 200 students, not to mention the other 2000+ college students at UQ, provides many opportunities for social activities both large and small. From Sporting event to cultural and social occasions, Duchesne offer a full range of activities outside of education to enhance your college experience. Read more
    • Conferences and Functions

      Duchesne College has the facilities and expertise to cater for conferences that run for a number of hours or a number of days. Fully serviced rooms are available for conference guests. Conference rooms are suitable for seminar and lecture groups of 5 – 150 people. Read more