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Welcome to UQ College

Overview

UQ College provides pathways to undergraduate study. Our programs prepare you for success at university and equip you to achieve your ambitions. They allow you to experience the excitement and satisfaction of becoming immersed in life as a university student.

Programs

Preparing to study at university is an exciting time. You will meet lifelong friends, exchange ideas with others, and develop knowledge that will help you excel no matter where life takes you.

At UQ College we are here to support, guide and inspire you as you join us on your pathway towards your future.

UQ College offers a range of pathway programs whether it be Face to Face at St Lucia Campus or Online to suit your lifestyle, the College can assist you to pathway into University.

UQ programs (Delivered by UQ College)

Tertiary Preparation Program

This program will prepare you for your tertiary studies

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VET programs

10765NAT Certificate IV in Adult Tertiary Preparation

This online program will prepare you for future tertiary education

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Workshops

Best Foot Forward

This workshop is your transition to university

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Student Support Services

Various workshops to support you in your studies

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Life at UQ College

You're invited to join the UQ College community and enjoy all the advantages of being a UQ student

Life at UQ College is very different to life at other colleges. Our small classes mean you’ll quickly get to know your teachers and fellow students, and you’ll get lots of opportunities to expand your horizons far beyond the campus. But don’t just take our word for it – see what our past students have to say about their UQ College experience.

As a UQ College student, you are immediately part of the UQ community with full access to all of UQ’s sporting and recreational facilities, student associations and clubs, providing you with the opportunity to meet people from around the globe.

UQ isn’t like other campuses – you won’t want to just come for a lecture and then go home. The campus is a place where you’ll want to hang out. Discover UQ’s vibrant array of entertainment, cultural and creative events, or join a student club or society – UQ Union facilitates more than 220 clubs and societies. Learn new skills and meet like-minded people.

Success stories

Tamara-Lee Martin - Tertiary Preparation Program

I completed UQ College’s Tertiary Preparation Program to improve my ranking for university entrance then continued my studies at The University of Queensland, achieving dual degrees in Bachelor in Nursing and Bachelor in Midwifery.

After graduating, I attained a Registered Nurse Graduate position at the Princess Alexandra Hospital. Upon completion of that program, I continued on contract until I commenced my current role as a Permanent Registered Nurse in Acute Orthopaedics at Princess Alexandra Hospital Brisbane.

As a mature aged student, UQ College assisted me in honing my study skills and empowered me to achieve my dream of becoming a nurse.

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