The University of Melbourne Sports Union officially gave birth to the Melbourne Sports Soccer Club on Wednesday 9 July 1947. Owing to growing membership throughout the years, the club initially formed two teams, the Rangers and the Blues and later the Women’s team.  The Club now comprises 17 senior teams across 7 divisions, all playing under the banner of either the University Blues, University Rangers and University Women’s teams.

Currently Melbourne University Rangers senior team play in State League 3, The University of Melbourne Blues senior team play in State League 5. The University of Melbourne Women’s senior team play in Women’s State League 1.