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At USQ, we believe you can fit study into life - from anywhere in the world.
With over 40+ years’ experience delivering online university courses – know that you are learning from the online education experts. Study your way, when and where it suits you.

Online degrees and courses

As an online student, you’ll receive the same level of support as an on-campus student. The only difference - you’re in control of when, where and how you learn. Study on your own terms in your own time. We’ll be there with you, every step of the way.

USQ, your online study experts

Over 75% of USQ students study online
Choose from over 100 online degrees
Benefit from 40+ years of experience delivering online learning

What is online study?

It’s normal to have a questions about studying online. How does it work? What should you expect? There’s no need to worry. At USQ, we take the guesswork out of online study with tailored support every step of the way.

Online learning platform

Our student portal contains all of the online university study resources that you’ll need. Here you’ll find our state-of-the-art learning platform, StudyDesk - the gateway to your online degree learning resources, forums, assessment information, study schedule, and lecturers.

Online lectures and live tutorials

Listen to recorded lectures when it suits you, and connect with your peers in real time by joining live tutorials.

World-class library

Access the Library’s free online learning services. Request to have printed material delivered, access assessment and study support, or reach out to our librarians via online consultations.

Discussion forums

Connect with your lecturers and peers with ease through online discussion forums.

Course modules and readings

Access your course study material including weekly modules, readings, assessment information, podcasts and audio files.

Online assignments

Benefit from access to various academic support services and submit your assignments with ease via our online submission platform.

Personalised support for online learning

USQ iconnect staff member helping a student.

Tailored support

Have a question but not sure who to talk to? USQ’s support services are in one place with iconnect. Reach out to our iconnect support staff to help you solve issues or point you in the right direction.

Student Advice line

Have a question? Ask us, anytime. If you need help, USQ’s Student Advice line can be contacted 24/7.

Online peer-support

USQ’s Meet Up program offers free, virtual study groups facilitated by student leaders. Sessions provide both general and subject specific assistance.

Career support

Benefit from personalised career planning advice, and support in building your employability.


When can I start in 2022?

Start study in February, July or November. Tailor your degree to suit your lifestyle. Take one subject at a time, study over summer, or enrol in extra subjects when life allows it. There has never been a better time to take the next step with USQ.

Key dates

Why USQ?

No.1 in Australia for graduate starting salary.*
Benefit from USQ's flexible study options.
#1 in Queensland for Social Equity.*
*Good Universities Guide, 2022

Ready to apply?

Once you know what you want to study, find out how to apply. Take the next step in your learning journey.
1. Find a degree

Choose from over 115 study disciplines.

2. Choose type of study

Explore our flexible ways to study.

3. Check key dates

Note important student dates that apply to you.

4. Check entry requirements

Find out what you need.