Student Services

 Offer individual appointments and group workshops in the following areas:

  •  International Student Support
  • Learning Assistance and Workshops
  • Disability Support
  • Personal Counselling
  • Graduate Employment Assistance Program

Morrison Hall (Building 8123)

Phone: 5460 1046

Email: ssgatton@uq.edu.au

International students email: internationalstudentss@uq.edu.au

Web: www.uq.edu.au/student-services

Students can have personal and confidential discussions with International Student Advisors or Personal Counsellors about a variety of issues, including: 

  • Personal adjustment including culture shock and homesickness
  • Adapting to life in Australia and cross-cultural matters
  • Contacting Government Departments
  • Understanding University processes
  • Assistance with practical matters (e.g. health insurance and understanding the health care system, finances, student visa issues)
  • Family issues
  • Taxation / working while on a student visa
  • Who to talk to at UQ or in the wider community about specific matters

International Student Advisors provide a range of services and assistance for international students from pre-arrival though to departure after graduation. Staff can also advise on a wide range of University and community services.