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Press Release: Response to Four Corners

THE TASMANIA UNIVERSITY UNION (TUU) STATE COUNCIL EXPRESSES CONCERN REGARDING FOUR CORNERS REPORT On Monday evening, the ABC’s Four Corners program focussed on international students at Australian universities and drew focus to concerns about the University of Tasmania’s approach to student recruitment, singling out their use of Medium of Instruction (MOI) letters as evidence of potential […]

2 weeks ago TUU Cradle Coast, TUU North, TUU South


Position Vacant: Contact Centre Officer (Launceston)

The Tasmania University Union is seeking the services of a Contact Centre Officer to work at our Newnham Campus office, two days per week. This position will oversee and co-ordinate the frontline services provided to students, staff and other stakeholders by the TUU. Please see the position description below for more information and requirements. Applications […]

5 April 2019 TUU North


TUU Welcome Week Hobart 2019

Celebrate all things Uniquely Tasmanian We’re excited to share with you our Welcome Week programme for semester 1 2019!! We can’t wait to see you all, welcome back old friends and welcome new ones to the University. We’ve got a packed schedule for Hobart and our theme for this year is Uniquely Tasmanian. We live […]

13 February 2019 TUU South

Womens Kookaburra Cup Final

The University of Tasmania Cricket Club Women’s team will be playing in the Kookaburra Cup Final at Blundstone Arena on Saturday 23 February. They’ll face the Kingborough Knights for a shot at the title and hopefully add another trophy to the cabinet of the University of Tasmania Cricket Club. Stay tuned to the event page for […]

12 February 2019 TUU South

December 2018

Media Release: Proposed changes to UTAS Student Accommodation

Furthermore, we have also launched a petition pertaining to this matter. 

11 December 2018 TUU Cradle Coast, TUU North, TUU South

November 2018

2018 TUU Mount Nelson Award Presentation

Peter Puskic receives award for dedication to research & community Mount Nelson Trustee Stephen Nichols presents the award to Peter Puskic The Mount Nelson Board of Trustees would like to congratulate Peter Puskic as the 2018 recipient of the TUU Mount Nelson Award. The award presentation was held at the Grove Restaurant, Newnham campus on […]

22 November 2018 TUU Cradle Coast, TUU North, TUU South

Children’s University Volunteers Required

Want to be Mumford or his minder? Would you like to be a part of an inspiring celebration by volunteering at a Children’s University Tasmania Graduation ceremony? Children’s University is looking for enthusiastic volunteers in each region to be Mumford and his minder to walk with the children in the Town & Gown procession, and […]

22 November 2018 TUU Cradle Coast, TUU North, TUU South

Sports Awards 2018

Celebrating sport at the University of Tasmania On Wednesday evening we celebrated the contributions to sport that have been made at the University over the past 12 months. Special guest on the evening was Cameron Wurf. Cameron is a former Olympian (rowing), professional cyclist, current triathlete but most importantly, a former UTAS student and sports scholarship […]

16 November 2018 TUU Cradle Coast, TUU North, TUU South

UTAS Freecycle launches

New swap/give away service for students A new initiative by the Sustainability Integration Program for Students has launched. It’s aim is to assist students in getting rid of unwanted furniture, clothing or other items that can be reused by another student. You can sign up for UTAS Freecycle here to swap/give away your items.  

14 November 2018 TUU Cradle Coast, TUU North, TUU South

October 2018

2018 Societies Council Awards

Celebrating our Societies’ amazing achievements in 2018 Last night we held our annual TUU Societies Council Awards which honour and give thanks to the incredible work that our TUU affiliated Societies do throughout the year. Picking the winners is never an easy task and the voting committee spend hours deliberating and discussing each result. A […]

11 October 2018 TUU Cradle Coast, TUU North, TUU South