The University Club provides members with places on campus to relax and socialise, and to meet fellow staff, postgraduates and alumni from a diverse range of faculties and disciplines. In becoming a member you will join a vibrant social and academic community and gain access to member exclusive dining areas. The Club also hosts many members only events.
Membership will give you access to the University House Professors Walk on the main campus and University House at the Woodward (UH@W) located on the top floor of the Law Building in Pelham Street Carlton.
It is a condition of our Licence that Visitors be signed-in to the Visitor’s Books at the entrance to our venues. Members are welcome to sign-in any number of Visitors. Please note that Visitors eligible for University Club Membership can be signed-in to the Club a maximum of four times per annum.
Go to our Membership Application Form page if you would like to join the University House Staff and Alumni Club online.
Please contact (03) 8344 5254 or e: firstname.lastname@example.org for full details.
Did you know?
Salary deductions are available for University of Melbourne staff who are on the regular University of Melbourne payroll system. Opt for salary deductions when you apply for membership.
If you are a Higher Degree by Research, full time PHD candidate, then you are eligible for a reduced-fee ordinary membership.
Clubs and ongoing activities
Within the club, there are many ongoing activities we run throughout the year such as Thursday night BBQ, monthly quiz night, Friday night jazz and sub-clubs you can join to get involved and meet new people:
As a member, you will enjoy
- A la carte dining
- Lunchtime cafeteria
- 12 coffees for free when you sign up for full membership
- Coffee bar and fully licensed bar at great prices with happy hours
- Subsidised meals and coffee with member discounts
- Reciprocal clubs – access to other affiliated Australian and International University clubs.
- Access to function and private dining rooms – discount for members at University House
- Comfortable lounge areas and beautiful private gardens
- Library of international and local periodicals and newspapers
- 15% member discount on take-away wines with free home/office delivery
- Exclusive club member functions
- Free Wine Club membership
- Free Member events
- $2 discount on main course prices at UH and UH @ W
- FBT concessions
- Private member dining
- Reserved cellared wines and award winning wine list with free delivery
Types of Membership
- Member of staff
- Full-time PhD Higher Degree by Research candidates (Eligible for reduced fee)
- Member of University Council
- Honorary Professorial Fellows
- Download hardcopy – Full Membership application
- Retired Staff
- Other Associated University Persons
- Option of either restricted for lunchtime restricted use of Clubs or unrestricted membership allowing for full use of Clubs
- Associate members have limited voting rights
- Download hardcopy – Alumni Membership application
- The Club is currently offering a one month trial membership to University of Melbourne staff, at no charge. In addition to the access to our Clubs, you will be able to enjoy a 15% discount on take-away wines, a $2 discount on main courses, and access to our special member functions.
- Download hardcopy – Trial Membership application
- On recommendation by an Ordinary Member, University House offers at no charge full membership for 30 days to academics and staff on official visits to The University of Melbourne.
- Download hardcopy – Honorary Membership application