Student Equity Support
We believe in providing fair access and participation for all in higher education. Our Student Equity Office aims to uphold the University’s position by offering a range of services including:
We have a range of scholarships and financial support on offer for students who are suffering financial hardship during their studies. For more information visit our Scholarships website or contact our Scholarships Officer.
Harassment and Discrimination
USQ has a strong commitment to protecting the rights of students to achieve their full potential in an environment which values and affirms diversity and is free from discrimination, harassment, victimisation and vilification. We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that you will be treated fairly and with dignity and respect whilst studying at USQ. Further support and information is available from:
- Harassment and Discrimination Contact Officers, and
- the USQ Anti-Discrimination and Freedom from Harassment Policy.
Equity networks and support
The University of Southern Queensland has a strong student equity network that enables staff to develop and share ideas that support the access and participation of students from diverse backgrounds in higher education. USQ also takes a special interest in the unique learning needs of offenders in custody as students of USQ. These networks are also available to students to access advice and support.