Student Applications

Emmanuel College provides a welcoming environment for 340 male and female students and offers opportunities for academic achievement, intellectual development, and personal growth within a supportive Christian environment. Emmanuel recognises the rights of individuals and the value of diversity while encouraging community spirit, personal worth, and high ethical and professional values.

Applying to Emmanuel is easy; our online application process is streamlined and simple to follow. Our fees represent good value for money and you will be provided with a first-class academic and residential experience. Being situated on The University of Queensland St Lucia campus ensures quick and easy access for students to lectures and other University activities. Our scholarships and bursaries program offers up to $500,000 annually to assist deserving university students to gain the benefits of Emmanuel College life.

Once you have enrolled at Emmanuel College, you can relax and focus on getting the most out of your time at university.

College tours for prospective students and their families are by appointment. To book, please email Reception.

Want to find out more information about Emmanuel? Please download our brochure below.


Semester 2 2020
Sunday 26 July to
Saturday 21 November 2020
new students check in
Friday 24 July 2020
check out day for all students
Saturday 21 November 2020


Emmanuel College Residence Fees and other charges for 2020.
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A step-by-step guide to applying to Emmanuel College.
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Scholarships and Bursaries
We want to make Emmanuel College available to the most outstanding students regardless of the financial means of their families, and to embrace students from diverse backgrounds around Australia and throughout the world.
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Associate Member Program
Emmanuel College invites enrolments in the Associate Member Program, which delivers some key aspects of the Emmanuel College experience for first-year students of The University of Queensland, who, though not living in College, are interested in the academic, networking, mentoring and social aspects of College life.
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Accepting Your Offer
How new students, returning students and non-residential members can accept their offers to become part of the Emmanuel community.
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Arriving at College
Semester dates, check in details and Orientation Week information.
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FAQs for students and parents
Questions about Emmanuel College frequently asked by students and parents.