USQ, recognises the relevance of religion in the lives of many people. Through the Multifaith Chaplaincy Services Centre, it provides support for staff and students who wish to integrate their spiritual life with their academic development. Chaplains are available from the most widely represented faiths, and assistance is given to members of any religious group.


The following chaplaincy services are available at USQ.

Religious body represented Chaplain contact details
Australian Christian Churches,
Assemblies of God Australia
Mr Greg Otto
Phone: +61 7 4638 1636
Mobile: +61 401 700 891
Buddhist Venerable Wu Ping
Phone: +61 7 4637 8765
Islam Professor Shahjahan Khan
Lutheran Church of Australia Evan Reichelt
Presbyterian Church Reverend Roland Sondergeld
Phone: +61 7 4633 4188
Roman Catholic Father John Peard
Phone: +61 7 4637 9330
The Salvation Army Captain Blair Bowler
Mobile: +61 417 707 291
Uniting Church Mrs Sharon Kirk
Phone: +61 7 4638 9989

For more information please contact the Manager (Multicultural Centre) or the Chaplain Coordinator.