Student Rooms

The student rooms at Duchesne College provide residents with a comfortable environment to facilitate an easy transition to the tertiary environment. 

All student rooms contain:

  • A single bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk and desk chair
  • Access to high speed internet
  • Linen (bed sheets)

Some rooms have additional facilities and there are three room types available:

  • About 70%of rooms are single rooms with shared bathroom. These rooms are within easy access to modern, recently renovated bathrooms located in each corridor.
  • Single room with ensuite
  • Single room with ensuite and air-conditioning

Some students are permitted to bring a fridge for their room, at an extra cost.

The College occupies beautiful, spacious grounds next to the Brisbane River and overlooking the University Lakes and many rooms take advantage of these views.

New residents are assigned a room, after consideration of a number of factors including age and program, and returning residents are able to submit room preferences.

All rooms are cleaned weekly by Housekeeping staff and clean sheets are provided each week.

 

Mission and Values

Mission and Values

We aspire to be an inclusive Catholic women’s college in the tradition of the Society of the Sacred Heart. The Goals of Sacred Heart Education form the framework within which we seek to develop our core values.…

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College History

College History

Duchesne College was founded through the inspiration and at the direct wish of His Grace Archbishop Duhig, in March, 1937, to provide a safe and welcoming home for young Catholic women from rural…

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Leadership

Leadership

Residence in College offers many opportunities for the development of leadership skills. Many of our students have held significant leadership roles at school and all are encouraged to play a full and active part…

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