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Our USQ Student Clubs bring together vibrant and diverse communities and provide an abundance opportunities. With over 30 currently running clubs, there is likely to be one that is a good match for you.

 

USQ Academic Clubs

Current location | Springfield

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The USQ Aviation Club is a thriving culture within the USQ Aviation course, one that will continue to grow throughout the years. Our community strives to create opportunities within industry, builds leadership skills and comradery. We are a club that is not only academic but socially active - join our club today!

Membership fee: Free


Contact us

Contact person | Emily Cook
Club email | USQAviationClub@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Aviation Club

Current location | Toowoomba

The USQ Engineering Club Toowoomba is a social network of both academic and well-being for engineering students. The club aims to facilitate industry and university connections in addition to promoting opportunities within the USQ and wider communities. These opportunities will strengthen one’s professional skills and interpersonal communication, to offer you the opportunity to build your skills within a positive team-based environment.

Membership fee: Free


Contact us

Contact person | Ted Baker
Club email | USQEngineering@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Engineering Club

Current location | Toowoomba

USQIRSA is a support network for students majoring in international relations, social justice, and broadly Bachelor of Arts. However, anyone interested in areas concerned with domestic and international issues ranging from social justice to climate change can participate in events organised by USQIRSA.

Membership fee: Free


Contact us

Contact person | Hamida Nazari
Club email | USQIRSA@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ International Relations Students Association
Instagram | @USQIRSA

Current location | Online

Hi there! Thanks for checking out USQITSN. We exist to create and encourage community, connections and collaboration amongst IT students at USQ and the broader IT community. As a member, you will gain access to additional resources networking opportunities, affiliations and personal development initiatives aimed at helping us all be the best we can be. Hoping we can all help each other explore everything IT while having some fun along the way!
Learn more at usqitsn.org

Cost: Free


Contact us

Contact person | Ayush Agarwal
Club email |enquiries@usqitsn.org
Website | usqitsn.org
Twitter | USQITSN
Facebook | USQ IT Students' Network
Instagram | USQITSN

Highest Achieving USQ Club Award - 2020 Student Awards winner

Current locations | Toowoomba, Springfield and Online

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The University of Southern Queensland Law Society (USQLS) is a non-profit, volunteer organisation that aims to enhance the law student experience in all aspects of their personal, social, academic, and professional development. The USQLS is comprised of law students from Toowoomba, Ipswich, Springfield, and the external cohort. The USQLS organises, hosts, and promotes networking events, social events, competitions, education, and career development sessions.

Cost: $10 (annual membership)


Contact us

Contact person | Tracey Bowen (Ipswich) | Erin Lowry (Toowoomba)
Club email | USQLawSociety@gmail.com
Website | usqls.org.au
Twitter | USQ Law Society
Facebook | USQ Law Society
Instagram | USQLAWSOCIETY

Current location | Toowoomba

The USQ Nursing Society aims to enhance the tertiary education experience of its nursing students through linking student nurses to professional development opportunities, provide support through USQ wellbeing services and to host social events to build comradely. Do you want to be a part of our Club? If so, contact us today!

Cost: Free


Contact us

Contact person | Kara Fowler
Club email | usqnursingsociety@aol.com
Facebook | USQ Nursing Society

Current location | Ipswich

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The USQ Psychology Student Society aims to provide personal and professional development opportunities to students studying psychology, counselling and human services at USQ. The society regularly offers social and academic events both online and at the USQ Ipswich campus. Additionally, we provide our members with information and resources via a members only Facebook group and an email newsletter.

Membership fee (annual): $10


Contact us

Contact person | Steph Schneider
Club email | hello@usqpss.com
Website | usqpss.com
Facebook | USQ Psychology Student Society
Instagram | usqpsych
Twitter | usqpsych

Current location | Ipswich and Online

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The USQ Student Paramedic Society aims to deliver additional personal and professional development and social experiences to students of the USQ Paramedicine program. We host guest speakers, simulation days, student mentorship and social events for society members. Join our club today!

Cost: $10 (annual)


Contact us

Contact person | Orem Kemara
Club email | usqstudentparamedics@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Student Paramedic Society
Instagram | USQSP

USQ Cultural Clubs

Current location | Toowoomba and Springfield

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The USQ Bangladesh Student Association welcomes Bangladeshi students and staff to USQ. In 2021, we are planning on running regular gatherings and a few festivals to celebrate our culture. Join our Association today!

Membership cost (annual): $10


Contact us

Contact person | Bidham Nath (Tba), Syed Palash (Spr)
Email | USQ.BSA@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Bangladesh Student Association

Current location | Toowoomba

The Chinese Students and Scholars Association organises regular events and festivities, to facilitate communication among students and between students and the community. Come along and enjoy our culture, food and friendship.

Membership cost: Free


Contact us

Contact person | Mingkan Shen
Email | ChineseCultureClub2012@gmail.com
Facebook | USQCSSA

Current location | Toowoomba

To advance the Philippine-Australian relationship through exchange of resources and knowledge, and promote the Filipino language and culture within USQ and the community.

Membership fee (annual): $10


Contact us

Contact person | Anna Sunio
Email | usq.filipino.sa@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Filipino Students Association

Current location | Toowoomba, Springfield, Ipswich and Online

The association stands as a network where all Indigenous students throughout USQ can come together, be themselves and meet to discuss favoured topics with other members/students.

It is a culturally safe environment that promotes inclusivity and support on a culturally dynamic level. The association is also a support network for the wider university community to help discuss Indigenous issues, implement strategies, and coordinate relevant events.

Our mission is to make ourselves known around all university campuses, and outside within the community.

We will strive for people to recognise the association and acknowledge that we’re striving for change and Indigenous excellence for the Indigenous student community within USQ.

Membership fee: $0


Contact us

Contact person | Tegan Somers
Club email | usqindigenousstudentassoc@gmail.com

Current location | Toowoomba and Springfield

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The Jordanian Cultural Club (JCC) welcomes all USQ students and staff to join and engage in our events and activities which aim at sharing the beauty of the Jordanian culture, heritage, food, and language. In addition, you will benefit from our several services from the club members' experiences and get to participate in USQ activities to support all students and staff. The club also aims to assist you in learning a new language (Arabic language) in interactive and funny ways and showing the Jordanian magnanimity and gallantry (Jordanian Nakhwa) by providing the needed assistance and help for anyone.

Membership fee: Free


Contact us

Contact person | Omar Alajarmeh
Email | JordanianCulturalClub@gmail.com
Facebook | JCCUSQ

Current location | Toowoomba

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The Nepalese Association of Toowoomba (NAT) USQ Society is a platform for Nepalese students and staff at USQ to meet, stay connected and enjoy various cultural functions and activities.

Membership Fee: Free


Contact us

Contact person | Dhiraj Dahal
Email | natusqsociety@gmail.com
Facebook | Nepalese Association of Toowoomba

Current location | Toowoomba

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The USQ Sri Lankan Cultural Club aims to encourage, foster and promote close relationships between Sri Lankan students, staff, alumni and external community associated with USQ. The club facilitates, promotes, and represents the Sri Lankan culture inside the USQ and showcase to outside at invited occasions and provide opportunities to network among members. In addition, the club guides and welcomes the new coming Sri Lankan students and staff to USQ and support them voluntary and non-financial manner until their settlement.

Membership fee (annual): $10 student | $12 non-student


Contact us

Contact person | Janitha Jeewantha
Email | USQSriLankan@gmail.com
Facebook | Sri Lankan Cultural Club

USQ Special Interest Clubs

Current location | Toowoomba

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USQ Christian Students is a community of students at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba. We are students from all sorts of backgrounds who share a common love for Jesus Christ and the good news he brings in the Bible; some students will be Christian, some will be investigating Jesus, others will just be curious. You don't need to be good, religious or have it all together to join us. Just show up. Everyone is welcome.

Membership fee (annual): $10

Bible talks: Every Wednesday from 12.00-1.00pm in T120, with lunch afterwards (starts Week 1 Semester 2)


Contact us

Contact person | Cassandra Moore
Email | USQChristianStudents@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Christian Students
Instagram | USQ Christian Students

Current location | Toowoomba

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The USQ Dungeons and Dragons Club promote the tabletop role playing game of Dungeons and Dragons to the university and community and provide opportunity for its members to play in a fun and safe environment.


Contact us

Contact person | Thomas Murphy
Email | USQDungeons@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Dungeons and Dragons Club Toowoomba

Current location | Springfield

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The Folk Dance Club (FDC) welcomes all USQ students and staff to join the club to engage in our events and activities to share the love in Chinese classical dance. Don't worry if you have previous dance experience or not, we have training every week with both basic training dance and complex dance. Come to join us.

Membership fee: Free for USQ students and staff.


Contact us

Contact person | Zirui Liu
Club email | USQDanceClub@gmail.com

Current location | Springfield

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The USQ Dungeons and Dragons Club promote the tabletop role playing game of Dungeons and Dragons to the university and community and provide opportunity for its members to play in a fun and safe environment.


Contact us

Contact person | Tyler Brennan
Club email | USQDnDSpringfield@gmail.com

The Phoenix Quads USQ is looking to create a network of support and knowledge which will enable members to both enter the hobby and upskill. It will create a social space for members to enjoy flying multirotors in an interactive group setting. Further, we aim to represent USQ at competitions, and shed light on the positive nature of multirotors in today’s society.

Membership fee (annual): Free


Contact us

Contact person | Stuart Wright
Club email | phoenixquads.usq@gmail.com

Current locations | All campuses

The USQ Pride Club is a University of Southern Queensland (USQ) student-led LGBTIQ+ support and advocacy club, dedicated to helping queer students feel welcomed and comfortable on/off-campus and offering a community engage with during study and hopefully beyond.

Membership fee: Free


Contact us

Contact person | Josh Nixon
Club email | USQPride@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Pride
Instagram | USQPRIDE

Current location | Toowoomba

The USQ Tea Society provides a welcoming environment where connections between members occurs, over a cup of tea. The society aims to meet regularly and hold themed tea meetups. It aims to encourage community engagement through existing members inviting people in their social and personal networks to join the club!

Membership Fee (annual): $3 USQ Student | $5 non-student


Contact us

Contact person | Eve Wilkes
Email | usqteasociety@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Tea Society
Instagram | @usqteasociety

USQ Sporting Clubs

Current location |Toowoomba

Badminton is a racquet sport that is played with two or four players. The USQ Badminton Club creates an inclusive environment for players of all skill levels to enjoy the game of badminton, engaging in social play and competition.

Membership fee: Free

Social games: Friday from 12.00-2.00pm. Held at the Clive Berghofer Recreation Centre, USQ Toowoomba.


Contact us

Contact person | Bidhan Nath
Club email | rob.w@usq.edu.au
Facebook | USQ Badminton Club

Current location | Toowoomba

The USQ Art of Living Club offers USQ students, staff and the community the opportunity to participate in regular dance and yoga classes. Dance classes are held every weekend from 3pm to 5pm.

Membership fee: Free


Contact us

Contact person | Aman Monga
Club email | USQArtofLiving@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Art of Living

Current location | Toowoomba

The Cougars are a fun, inclusive club with many players from different cultural backgrounds. Formed in 1976 as "Institute" under the moniker of the Eagles of DDIAE, the club had a tough initiation before becoming a dominant force in the region from the mid-1980s. The senior men have a competition best 13 premierships and our women's team, reformed in 2018, has contested the last two grand finals. Our Under 14s are the defending premier, the Under 12s runners up in 2019 after winning the previous 5 flags in this age group and our Under 8s and 10s play non-competitive games and have the largest numbers in the league.

Membership fee (annual): $150 (M) or $130 (F) USQ Student | $275 non-student

Training (Oval 2):

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6.00-7.30pm - Seniors Men
  • Mondays and Thursdays from 6.00-7.30pm - Senior Women
  • Contact Club for Junior training times

Contact us

Contact person | Tony Bullen
Club email | UniversityCougarsAFC@gmail.com 
Website | usqafc.com.au
Facebook | University Cougars AFC

Current location | Toowoomba

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Cricket is one of the most popular sports in the world: It is a team sport where good hand-eye coordination and ball-handling skills are developed. USQ Cricket Club plays competitively in the Darling Downs region with three grades making it into the finals in 2018. If you want to be part of our team, contact us today to be part of our next season.

Membership fee (annual): $449


Contact us

Contact person | Joshua Mengel
Website | University Cricket Club
Club email | Josh.Mengel.24@hotmail.com
Facebook | University Cricket Club

Current location | Toowoomba

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USQFC provides a football opportunity for all ages and abilities. Teams complete in the local fixture competition from U6 - U17 mixed gender, with Senior Men & Women and 35+ Men and 30+ Women. USQFC supports broader football activities - Walking Football, Multicultural and Indigenous teams, futsal and development of youth skills programs. We can facilitate Coaching certificates and match official accreditations.

Membership fee: Various


Contact us

Contact person | Tiffany Burstow
Club email | USQSoccerClub@hotmail.com
Facebook | USQFC
Website | usqfc.com.au

Current location | Toowoomba

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The USQ Martial Arts Club is an affiliated Club of the University of Southern Queensland. It exists as a cooperative that has sought to support and promote the practice of a variety of martial arts in the University and broader community since 2008. Membership is open to students and staff of USQ and the wider community. It is a supportive and non-discriminatory space where members are encouraged to explore and extend their own capacities.

We help to facilitate a broad range of activities, from competitive sports, to authentic traditional Japanese arts, to cultural pursuits, and to functional self defence practices. Each discipline/activity is instructed by appropriately qualified individuals, with their own self-managed external affiliations. However, all are bound by a single organisational charter under the Club. Members are strongly encouraged to cross train, explore the commonalities between disciplines, and find what suits them best.

We are currently supporting 12 disciplines and activities • Arnis Escrima • FlexiFit • Go • Iaido (ZKR) • Jujutsu (Bun Bu Ha Ittoshin Ryu, and Kokusai Jujutsu Ryu) • Jodo (ZKR) • Judo • Kendo • Kyudo • Systema • Taiko

Financial Membership fee (annual): $20 USQ Student | $25 non-student
Additional contributions are required for insurance depending on which disciplines are trained in. The full list of training contributions/fees that can be found on our website.

A full timetable can also be found on the USQ Martial Arts Club website.


Contact us

Contact person | Michael Baczynski
Club email | enquiries@bbrd.org.au
Facebook | Bun Bu Ryo Do - The USQ Martial Arts Club
Website | bbrd.org.au
Twitter | ArtsBbrd

Current location | Springfield

The USQ Mustangs are an American Gridiron team. We are part of the Gridiron Queensland competition. There are 12 teams involved in the Queensland Gridiron Competition from Ipswich to Springfield, Logan to Northside, Toowoomba to Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast. We are only the third team to be affiliated to a University in the entire Gridiron Australia.

When playing for the USQ Mustangs, you can also compete to represent Queensland in the State vs State competition and become an Australian representative. The USQ Mustangs will be competing in the 2021 competition as the 2020 GQ Competition has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 restrictions.

Become a Mustang or a Mustangs Fan. Our dedicated website will soon be up and so will our USQ Mustangs Merchandise. you won't want to miss out.

Membership Fee (annual): $215 USQ Student | $450 non-student


Contact us

Contact person | Anthony Seiuli
Club email | USQMFCI@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Mustangs

Clubs Response to COVID-19 - Student Awards - Winner

Current location | Toowoomba

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USQ Phoenix Cheer and Dance Club is a sports club who participate in competitive cheerleading and dancing. Competing at state and national levels, we pride ourselves in always having an encouraging and supportive environment for USQ students to escape their study load whilst staying fit. Both our cheer and dance teams are beginner friendly, so don't be shy to come have a free trial session with us. We would love to welcome you as a Phoenix member!

Membership fee (annual): $60
Training cost: Per session (below)

Training:

  • Tuesdays from 7.30-9.00pm at Olympus Cheer Gym, Toowoomba ($18)
  • Thursdays from 7.30-9.00pm at Pinnacle Dance Academy ($12)

Contact us

Contact person | Kazlyn Steuer
Club email | USQCheer@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Phoenix Cheerleading Club
Instagram | USQCHEER

It can be hard to exercise while staying self-isolated, but walking and running are both activities that are still permitted under current social distancing guidelines.

To keep you connected when you go walking/running, we’ve set up a USQ Running Club on Strava. So wherever you are self-isolating from, use this as a chance to get out and exercise. Go for a run and share your results and times with us!

Let's keep our distance so we can go the distance!
Runner tying up shoes.

Current location | Toowoomba

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Tickets for the 2021 Senior Banquet are now on sale. The Banquet will be on 21 August, 2021 from 6.00pm at the Southern Hotel. Book tickets online by 15 August.

The USQ Saints Rugby Club has a long and proud tradition of sporting achievements. While the thrill of competition and victory is an important part of playing rugby, our goal is to see players develop and reach their potential. You will get the chance to compete on the field and get fit, as well as have the chance to meet new people and to make friends. Our club hosts junior, teenage boys and girls, open women's and open men's rugby. We would like to invite you to join USQ Saints and experience an attacking brand of UNI Rugby. We have a strong club spirit that is evident on and off the field.

The Darling Downs rugby zone includes Goondiwindi, Warwick, St. George, Roma, Condamine, Dalby and Gatton. Playing at USQ Saints gives you the opportunity to follow the representative pathway to Downs Rugby, South Queensland, Queensland Country and further.

The USQ Rugby Club is on Oval #3 behind Steele Rudd College on Baker Street.

Training commences February through to end of season.
Competition commences March through to September.

Junior Training: Thursday 5pm
Teenage Boys: Wednesday 6pm
Teenage Girls: Tuesday 6pm
Open Men/Women: Tuesday & Thursday 6pm

The USQ Saints Rugby Club welcomes rugby supporters to all our games, so bring your mates and family, but in whatever way you join us, you’ll always be welcome at the best rugby club in town.


Contact us

Contact person | Dimity Jaeger
Club email | dim_jaeger@hotmail.com
Facebook | USQ Saints Rugby Club
Website | usqsaints.com.au


USQ 2020 Student Awards - Club Member of the Year - Winner - Dayna Champion

Current location | Toowoomba

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It is the mission of the USQ Toowoomba Touch Football Club to provide students, staff and community members with a fun, inclusive and social touch football competition. We encourage people of all ages, experience and fitness levels to join a team and compete each week in a round-robin competition. The club runs two seasons each year, which align with the university semesters. Semester 2 will start on the 22nd of July. Games are held on Wednesday nights from 6-9pm on USQ oval 1.

Membership fee (team): $150


Contact us

Contact person | David Qicatabua
Club email | USQToowoombaTouch@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Toowoomba Touch Football Club

Current location | Toowoomba

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The USQ Volleyball club brings together staff, students and community members who share a love of volleyball. Become a member of one of USQ's fastest growing clubs and get exclusive discounts on Tournaments, access to Training, USQ Firehawks tryouts and much more!

Recreational Membership

Annual fee is $5.

  • Club voting privileges
  • Eligible for training sessions at $5 per session
  • Eligible for USQ Volleyball Club social tournaments ($50 per season)
  • Insured by the University of Southern Queensland (at approved USQ Volleyball events)

Full Membership

Annual fee is $80.

  • Club voting privileges
  • Free training sessions
  • Eligible for discounted USQ Volleyball Club social tournaments ($40 per season)
  • Discounts on tournaments and events
  • Eligible for USQ Firehawks tryouts
  • Insured by the University of Southern Queensland (at approved USQ Volleyball events)

USQ Social League

The USQ Social League is a mixed competition for all members Recreational or Full, who wish to take part in a more relaxed / less pressure social tournament.

The League will run from 4 March 2021, each Thursday at 6.30-8.30pm.

For more information and to register, visit the USQ Social Sports and Leagues page.

Training

Our Training sessions are available for all our club members held every Friday evening in Semester 2. Come and learn new skills and participate in some games with our Development coaches! Looking for more of a challenge? We have separate men’s and women’s competitive training for those that can commit to state tournaments and events.

When: 6 – 9pm Friday evening, Semesters 2
Where: Harristown State High School

Please note: You are required to be a USQ Volleyball Club Member to participate in Training (see fees above). Please refer to our Facebook page for event details, cancellations and ad-hock training sessions or games. You do not need to register for this event.


Contact us

Contact person | Warwick Milne
Club email | USQVolleyballClub@gmail.com
Facebook | USQ Volleyball Club

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