Whether you're into social sports, recreational activities or competitive sport, we offer many possibilities to stay active and keep fit at uni.

Social sports

We host a number of annual one-day social sporting events and tournaments, like the QUT Classic fun run, Dragon Boat Regatta, QUT Games and one-day soccer tournaments. You can also take part in social sport competitions through the QUT Guild.

Join a club

Join one of our many sporting and recreation clubs to connect with fellow sporting enthusiasts. Clubs host regular sporting activities and social events for their members throughout the year. Sports we offer include:

  • baseball
  • basketball
  • boxing
  • cheer and dance
  • cricket
  • cycling
  • dance
  • dodgeball
  • eSports
  • football (soccer)
  • hockey
  • motorcycling
  • motorsport
  • meditation and yoga
  • netball
  • quidditch
  • rock climbing
  • rowing
  • rugby league
  • running
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • touch football
  • ultimate frisbee
  • volleyball.

Australian University Games

Take the competition further and represent QUT at University Games. We've scored three consecutive wins (2012-2014) at the Northern University Games, and a number one Queensland University ranking from the Australian University Games in 2013 and 2014.

Elite athlete support

We are proud to support our elite athlete students with our elite athlete program. We can be flexible about enrolment, assessment and exams, so you'll have the opportunity to excel in your studies as you continue to compete.

We can also offer financial assistance, and an adjustment to your selection rank (or OP equivalent) through the elite athlete entry scheme to help you get into the course you want.


Tennis courts, ovals, swimming pools and gyms are available at our Kelvin Grove and Gardens Point campuses.