The University of Queensland Alumni & Community provides its alumni with multiple forums to stay connected with UQ and continue to develop themselves as lifelong learners. With more than 179,000 alumni in more than 100 countries, UQ alumni are leaders in research, innovation, creativity, social and cultural awareness and sporting excellence. When students finish studying at UQ, they are automatically entered into the alumni community.
Founded in 1909, The University of Queensland is the oldest university in Queensland and fifth in the nation. Located in Brisbane, Australia, The University of Queensland is a public university that provides numerous collaborative research centers associated with the university. With 7 facilities and 7 institutes on 50 sites, UQ provides its more than 40,000 students a variety of educational opportunities. In addition, the school has 150 clubs and societies, including 33 sports clubs. In the most recent addition of U.S. News & World Report rankings, The University of Queensland ranked 41 among all universities worldwide and fourth among Australian universities. The University of Queensland Alumni & Community recently launched its new alumni website with Encompass. Visit their new site.