About Us



The UCA gratefully acknowledges the important contribution of our sponsors which significantly contributes to the professional development and personal interaction of members.  In 2019 we are pleased to continue the relationship with our sponsors ABC Bedding, StarRez and Superloop WiFi and Unimutual. 

 Introducing our Sponsors


One of our most staunch supporters and sponsors is the Australian Bedding Company, who specialize in the complete fit-out for the accommodation industry.  Mark Dennison, Managing Director ABC Commercial Living, will be on hand to discuss the latest in student furniture, mattresses, bedding and electrical appliances options.

ABC expertise in accommodation has seen the Company successfully win the tender for accommodation furniture and electrical appliances for The Australian Defence Force Australia wide.

StarRez provides world leading student accommodation software for universities, colleges and private property managers. Our cloud software provides quality innovative solutions empowering teams to effectively manage the complete student experience including enquiries, viewings, applications, bookings, accounts, communications, contracts, reporting and much more. StarRez currently manages over one million residence beds globally, and over three million students from more than 100 countries use StarRez each year.  Speak to David Thomas, Community Relations & Team Lead, about your student accommodation software needs.

Superloop is the leading supplier of managed internet and Wifi services to the purpose built student accommodation and tertiary residential housing sectors in Australia, with approximately 230 sites and more than 40,000 residents using their Wifi internet services each year.  As a leading supplier of both connectivity and managed services, they provide students with unrivalled internet speed coupled with outstanding support and reliability that they expect in today’s highly connected world.  UCA is delighted to welcome Jean Morel, Business Development Manager, to our Forum.

As an alternative to conventional insurance, Unimutual provides protection for the higher education sector in Australia.  As a sector specialist and risk partner, Unimutual’s protection is designed specifically for universities, residential colleges and other tertiary sector participants.  Protecting over $60 billion of assets, Unimutual is owned by its Members (rather than shareholders) and has been providing cover for just shy of 30 years.  UCA is delighted to welcome Unimutual as one of our Forum sponsors.