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How much will I pay?

The cost of your studies with USQ will depend on whether you have a Commonwealth supported place or a fee-paying place, the program you are studying and when you commenced in that program.

Commonwealth supported students

Students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place are charged a student contribution rate.  The subject area and corresponding Band level will determine the amount you will pay for each course you enrol in.

Students commencing a new program from 1 January 2021 
Band            Discipline (Area of study)

Amount per EFTSL (8 Units)

Amount per unit
 Band 4 Business, Law, Accounting, Economics, Commerce, Arts, Humanities and communications, Human movement, Psychology, Public Relations, Society and Culture  14,500  $1,812
 Band 3 Medical, dental and veterinary science  $11,300  $1,412
 Band 2 Information Technology, Built Environment, Other Allied Health, Pathology, Science, Engineering, Surveying, Professional Pathway Psychology1, Visual and Performing Arts  $7,950  $993
 Band 1 Clinical Psychology (Postgraduate), Education, Nursing, Mathematics, Agriculture  $3,950  $493

1Professional pathway Psychology refers to courses studied under a program which is accredited as a pathway to professional registration with the Psychology Board of Australia. The Band 2 fee is only applicable to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Psychology (Honours).

2021 Student Contribution Rates by course - commencing Students. (PDF 361KB)

 

Students continuing in a program they commenced prior to 1 January 2021

Band            Discipline (Area of study)

Amount per EFTSL (8 Units)

Amount per unit 
 Band 3 Business, Law, Accounting, Administration (including Public Relations), Economics, Commerce  $11,355  $1,419
 Band 2 Computing, Built Environment, Other Health, Allied Health, Pathology, Science, Engineering, Surveying  $7,950  $993
 Band 1 Humanities and Communication, Human Services, Counselling, Psychology (non-clinical), Social Studies, Visual and Performing Arts  $6,804  $850
Clinical Psychology (Postgraduate), Education, Nursing, Mathematics, Agriculture  $3,950  $493
2021 Student Contribution Rates by course - continuing Students (PDF 361KB)   

Fee paying students - domestic

Domestic students in fee paying places are responsible for the full cost of their studies.  Tuition fees are determined by the subject area of the courses you enrol in.

2021 Domestic Tuition Fees

Discipline (Area of Study)  Undergraduate Postgraduate Research Non-award
Business and Commerce $2760 $3240 $3000  
Creative Arts and Media $2840 $2880 $3000  
Education $2760 $2820 $3000  
Engineering and Built Environment $3490 $3550 $3650  
Humanities and Communication $2820 $2820 $3000  
Health and Community $2890 $2930 $3650  
Psychology $2890 $3050 $3650  
Information Technology $2890 $2930    
Law and Justice $2860 $3230 $3000  
Science (Computational) $2940 $2950 $3650  
Science (Lab) $3320 $3530 $3650  
Pathway Programs (Accelerated Entry, Foundation Diploma)       $2780
English for University Studies       $3480
Tertiary Preparation Program       $1530
Indigenous Pathway Program       $2770
Academic English (EAPP)       $460
Headstart       $410
2021 Domestic Tuition Fees by course (PDF 343KB)   

2021 Upskill course fees - Domestic Students (PDF 48 KB)

International students

International students are charged an international tuition fee.  Tuition fees are determined by the subject area of the courses you enrol in.

 

2021 International tuition fees

Discipline (Area of Study) Undergraduate Postgraduate Research Non-award
Business and Commerce $3360 $3920 $3780
Creative Arts and Media $3360 $3810 $3780
Education $3290 $3360 $3780
Engineering and Built Environment $4410 $4400 $4630
Humanities and Communication $3430 $3790 $3780
Health and Community $4000 $3790 $4630
Psychology $4000 $3790 $4630
Information Technology $3690 $3710
Law and Justice $3610 $3890 $3780
Science (Computational) $3690 $3600 $4630
Science (Lab) $4350 $4700 $4630
Pathway Programs (Foundation Diploma) $2890
English for University Studies $3710
General English (ELES) $2030
Academic English (EAPP) $1070
Headstart $410
2021 International Tuition Fees by course (PDF 312KB)  

2021 Upskill Course Fees - International Students (PDF 29KB)

International offshore students continuing in a program they commenced prior to 2021

Discipline (Area of Study) Undergraduate Postgraduate Research Non-award
Business and Commerce $2970 $3550 $3450
Creative Arts and Media $3000 $3360 $3450
Education $2970 $3160 $3450
Engineering and Built Environment $3860 $3820 $4120
Humanities and Communication $3000 $3370 $3450
Health and Community $3310 $3150 $4120
Psychology $3310 $3150 $4120
Information Technology $3130 $3100
Law and Justice $3010 $3540 $3450
Science (Computational) $3150 $3230 $4120
Science (Lab) $3780 $4210 $4120
Pathway Programs (Foundation Diploma) $2890
Academic English (EAPP) $460
2021 International Tuition Fees by course - continuing offshore students (PDF 313KB)   

Administration and Services fees

Administration and Services fees 2021

Item Fee
Replacement of a Testamur or Award Certificate - hard copy $120.00*
Replacement of a Testamur or Award Certificate - digital copy
$60.00
Official Academic Transcript - hard copy $25.00*
Official Academic Transcript - digital copy
$15.00
Official AHEGS (Australian Higher Education Graduation Statement) statement - hard copy $30.00*
Official AHEGS (Australian Higher Education Graduation Statement) statement - digital copy
$15.00
Extension of Time to Pay Fees application $175.00
Graduation Ceremony Fee $150.00
Authentication of Graduation documents (any number in one transaction) including Testamur, Official Academic Transcript and AHEGS $30.00
Official University letter $20.00*

* Postage - all hard copy documents

- Registered Postage within Australia

- Express Postage within Australia

- Registered Postage within Australia (Printed Testamur)

- International Courier

 

$10.00

$15.00

$15.00

$30.00

 Student Services and Amenities fee $39.00

Administration and Services fees 2020 

2021 Administration and Services fees (PDF 94KB)