The community atmosphere of clubs at the University of Melbourne is unmatched and underpins all aspects of university life. Finding an anchor in a key group of like-minded friends is the ultimate way to enhance your overall university experience – and getting involved with different clubs is the best way to do so!Lauren GirardiBachelor of Arts student
Our Student Life commitment
Students are at the heart of the University of Melbourne community. We focus on creating a vibrant, diverse and welcoming environment providing our students with excellent teaching and learning opportunities and a rich University experience, encouraging intellectual development and personal growth. Through the Student Life program, you’ll be:
- Guided through your start to University with faculty-specific inductions, Melbourne Commencement Ceremonies, the Melbourne Peer Mentor Program and first-year Discovery Subjects
- Mentored by our network of academic advisers and peer and industry mentors, who can provide personalised advice throughout your studies
- Recognised for responding to the needs of the local and global community through volunteering, service and social entrepreneurship as part of the Melbourne Plus program
- Conclude your degree with a Capstone experience that brings together the skills and knowledge you’ll develop during your degree.
Want to know more? Learn more about the opportunities that will be available to you at Melbourne from your first year and beyond.
Student Life programs
Melbourne Peer Mentor Program
Wellbeing @ Melbourne
Caring for yourself is an important part of your study journey. Initiatives such as the Melbourne Peer Mentoring program, Academic Advising, Counselling and Psychological Services and the Health Promotion Program are designed to support you from day one.
bike parking spaces
museums and galleries
of students regularly play sport on campus
clubs and societies
coffee shops on campus
for student satisfaction in teaching among Group of Eight universities
A reputation for excellence
Independent rankings place the University of Melbourne among the world’s leading universities. But what does that mean for you?
Academic skills support
Our campus community
Student equity and disability support
Welcome to MU Sport
We're committed to providing a dynamic student experience with a vast range of competitive, recreational and instructional clubs, sports programs and extensive fitness services. Join an inclusive and welcoming environment with programs designed to support all members of the University community, from our Elite Athlete Program, through to our diversity and inclusion programs and various inter-varsity competitions.Learn more about our programs
Study overseas for part of your degree
There are countless ways to get involved and create your own uni experience, like studying overseas for part of your degree. Not only is it an unforgettable experience, but you'll also come away with benefits like understanding new cultures, developing valuable skills, and preparing for a global future. We have a range of programs available to give you the international experience you're looking for.Explore study overseas programs