Moving to a foreign country to study can be challenging. To make your transition a little easier, we've listed resources and services here that will help you settle in to life and learning at UQ.

Whether you're joining us at UQ's Gatton, St Lucia or Herston campuses, you'll find information to support you from when you arrive until it's time to say goodbye.

Credit transfer

All new international Science undergraduate students must attend a compulsory Advanced Standing (Credit) Advice session during Orientation.

If you haven't yet applied to UQ but have completed previous studies at an international institution, find out if you are eligible for credit towards a UQ Science program.

Campuses, accommodation and airport pickups

See available accommodation at or near UQ's St Lucia, Gatton and Herston campuses.

Find detailed accommodation information about UQ Gatton accommodation.

Arrange an airport pickup

International Student Support Team

Get help and advice from UQ's International Student Support Team on a range of issues, including:

  • homesickness
  • family and childcare
  • health
  • English language support.

International Student Support also runs workshops for new international students, covering essential information about life in Australia and at UQ, including:

  • getting started at UQ
  • Australian culture
  • health and safety
  • working on a student visa.

Tutoring and study help

Find help and advice from our Student Experience Team, who can show you ways to get to know your campus and fellow students, and organise study assistance.