The UQLS has several subcommittees with specific functions:
The Diversity & Wellbeing Subcommittee, which researches into various diversity and wellbeing issues and prepares the Wellness and Diversity Report;
The Obiter Subcommittee, which assists the Obiter Editor-in-Chief in creating content for the UQLS’ satirical publication Obiter;
The Queensland Intervarsity Competitions Subcommittee, which assists the Vice-President of External Competitions in running the Queensland Intervarsity Competitions; and
The Education Board, which represents the student body on educational matters.