is a residential college which is affiliated to the University of Melbourne
. It was formerly known as University Women's College. The college is situated in the suburb of Parkville
It is located on its own plot of land, north of Ormond College
and is bounded by the College Crescent to the southeast, Royal Parade
to the west and Cemetery Road West to the northeast.
The College houses 198 students each year, from the University of Melbourne
, Australian Catholic University
, Monash University
(Pharmacy) and the Victorian College of the Arts
University College, often nicknamed UC by its residents was renovated between 2007 and 2008 to include <blockquote>"...new recreation complex with indoor sporting and other facilities including a spacious Junior Common Room, a design studio, TV room, a gym, a band room and a multi-purpose area with billiard and table tennis tables. It also has an area set up with cafe-style tables and a kitchen".</blockquote> The renovations also built new student rooms with en-suite bathrooms, and full size beds.
Its colours (such as worn on the sporting field) are maroon, pale blue and black. Their mascot is the boar
. Its motto is "Frappe Fort", which is French for "Strike Hard". The school chant sung at some official functions
and sporting events is as follows (in its official variation, although different versions are sung depending on the... Read More