Benefits of Working With Us


There is always something happening at the University of Melbourne.

The University is a living campus, with plenty happening all the time. Whether it’s lunchtime music events or free public lectures, there is always something to attract your interest.

To keep apprised of all that is happening at the University, visit the Events website.


Access the University’s extensive collections.

As a staff member of the University of Melbourne you will have access to the University’s extensive collections.

There are many University Library branches across the campuses for staff to borrow resources from.

Vist the University Library for more information.

Ian Potter Museum of Art

For those wanting a little culture.

The University of Melbourne is home to the Ian Potter Museum of Art which manages displays and interprets an extensive collection ranging from classical antiquity to contemporary art. Exhibitions, research, education programs and publications on Australian and international art offer access to the latest research and debate on art, history and contemporary culture.

Become a member of the Potter and make new friends whilst enjoying the benefits of being a member of the leading university art museum in the country.

Melbourne Theatre Company

Exclusive discounts for University of Melbourne Staff

Melbourne Theatre Company is the oldest professional theatre company in Australia, presenting world-class contemporary Australian and international theatre for audiences all year round.

As a department of the University of Melbourne, MTC offers all full and part time University staff and their partners exclusive discounts of up to 20% on MTC subscriptions and individual show tickets. Staff can also deduct the cost of an MTC subscription from their post-tax salary.

Learn more about MTC’s special offer to University staff.

Union House

The heart of the Parkville campus.

Union House is located in the heart of the Parkville Campus of the University of Melbourne. It is the key hub for the Student Union and contains a variety of food outlets and shops for students, staff and the general public.

Keep up to date with news and events from Union House - most of these benefits are often available to staff also, such as discount movie tickets from the Uni Store.

University Clubs and Networks

Connect and share with your colleagues around campus.

The University has well established clubs and networks giving the opportunity to staff to engage and collaborate with other staff around the University.

Some of these groups are informal, such as Association of Women on Campus at the University of Melbourne (AWCUM) and Web Forum.

Please visit the Networks webpage for more groups around the University.

University House

The staff club of the University of Melbourne.

University House was opened in 1953 with 270 members. It was created for the purpose of providing a centre for community life of the University and University staff. Since its inception, each year the Club has made a gradual growth of membership and in 2008 reached 2500 members. University House has come to fill its essential place in the life of the University.

The Club has two premises; University House, located on Professors’ Walk and housed in a beautiful Victorian home with gardens, and University House at the Woodward located south of Grattan Street on the 10th floor of the Law Building in Pelham Street, overlooking University Square.