BRUCE Architecture Society

BRUCE Architecture Society logoA collective group for UQ Architecture students, the BRUCE Architecture Society has been initiating events and connections between year levels at the school of architecture for 30+ years.

Student Organised Network for Architecture (SONA)


The Student Organised Network for Architecture (SONA) is the official student body of the Australian Institute of Architects. They represent architecture students from across Australia, organising national, state and local events that provide opportunities for students to collaborate with each other as well as professional designers. SONA is social, supportive and serious about what they do.

As a UQ SONA member, you have the opportunity to take part in SONA's local mentoring program, networking events, exhibitions design competitions and more. To find out more

UQ Design Society

The Design Society UQ is a cooperative of UX, IT, and Design students that provides  a relaxed atmosphere to share design knowledge, learn new skills, discuss job opportunities, and enjoy a wealth of free pizza! They hold regular events throughout the semester, from design documentary movie nights and collaborative workshops, to relaxed pizza parties and social hangouts.

UQ Innovation & Entrepreneurship Society

UQIES is a student-run society for aspiring entrepreneurs from the University of Queensland. Members come from a range of faculties, all looking to innovate and create change in their respective fields.
UQIES aims to augment member development and connection to the broader industry through many events across the year, including industry networking events, specialist discussion panels, design thinking and customer-centric seminars, pitch nights, the tech-oriented festival Techtoberfest, and their flagship event, The Weekend of Startups.

Become a UQ Architecture Ambassador

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UQ Architecture Ambassadors lead and participate in a wide variety of the school's events and activities. From the elected representatives on the Student Liaison Committee to coordinating fundraising events like the Winter Sleepout, our Ambassadors are highly engaged students who contribute in valuable ways to building the school's community.

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For more information about UQ Union's other 220+ affiliated clubs and societies, visit the UQU website.