A residential College within the University of Queensland
Duchesne College was founded in March, 1937, to provide a safe and welcoming home for young Catholic women from rural and regional Queensland who wished to conduct their university studies in Brisbane. Now 75 years strong, it’s boasts 200 of the finest students furthering their education.
We are proud of what Duchesne College has achieved thus far and are confident that our students today will maintain these strong traditions.
The Oak - Issue 4 2015 (5979 KB)
Student LifeLiving 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 FunctionsDuchesne 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
Debut single from Duchesne resident Chelsea Stutchbury
Young cancer survivor Chelsea Stutchbury releases debut single worldwide with 10.. Read more
Announcement – Head of Duchesne College
After a decade of exceptional leadership and dedication to Duchesne College, Mrs Nanette Kay wil.. Read more
Tales from a Happy Fresher
Just over a month ago I was leaving home and heading to Brisbane to move into Duchesne College. You .. Read more