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What is the Queensland Student Hub?

Welcome to the Queensland Student Hub!

The Queensland Student Hub is a state-wide online support service for international students. Here you can find everything you need to know about studying, working and living in Queensland.

You can book confidential online support sessions with a student support officer and access virtual workshops and information about upcoming events and activities across our Queensland Student Hub Network.

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Financial support for students

There is financial support available for international students in Queensland.

COVID-19 has presented challenging times for everyone, especially international students. If you are in need of financial support, please book an online appointment with a student support officer through the Queensland Student Hub. You will need to register an account with our platform partners, Vygo in order to join the online appointment. 

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Upcoming events

What is happening across the Queensland regions? View below for upcoming events.

  • Gold Coast | English Language Conversations

    Gold Coast Student Hub

    Become more confident in speaking English while making new friends!

  • Workshop | Overcoming procrastination

    QLD STDNT HUB

    Finding it hard to stay focused?

  • Gold Coast | Social hangouts - Gold Class movie sessions

    Gold Coast Student Hub

    Experience and learn about different cultures through the world of cinema, in a relaxed Gold Class theatre.

  • Gold Coast | Job Club

    Gold Coast Student Hub

    A free workshop designed to assist Gold Coast students with all things job related.

  • Gold Coast | Careers Festival

    Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre

    One-stop shop for all career information you need on the Gold Coast.

Support Services Available

  • Support Officers

    Book an online appointment with a student support officer.

  • General Q&A Chat

    Ask a quick question Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.

  • QSH Network

    Visit a Queensland Student Hub.

  • 1800QSTUDY

    Call our international student hotline available 24/7.

Employability

Employability is about more than just getting a job. Build your employability skills through Launch U! A Queensland Government backed employability program that gives you access to a wide variety of online and face-to-face employability experiences and programs.

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Living and working in QLD

What's it like to live in Queensland? How do I find a job? What accommodation options are there? How do I organise a bank account? 

There are a lot of things to think about when you move abroad to study. Here you can find some more information on living and working in Queensland.

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Top frequently asked questions

View below for top frequently asked questions from students. Our FAQs page also provides more information on living and studying in Queensland.

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Student Support

  • Regardless of your concern (in case of an emergency call 000) free Student Support Officers are available to international and domestic students on the Queensland Student Hub, Rainbow Hub, Gold Coast Student Hub and Cairns Student Hub. Alternatively, 1800QSTUDY is a 24/7 hotline available to students who are studying in Queensland.

Student Support

  • The Queensland Student Hub Network offers a range of support services for international students living in Queensland. These include the Queensland Student Hub, Rainbow Hub, Gold Coast Student Hub and 1800QSTUDY (1800 778 839).

Visa

  • The Department of Home Affairs is a great resource for advice, support and information regarding changing or extending your student visa. While you can apply for a new visa yourself, there are also registered migration agents who can assist you.

Health

  • Depending on where and how you choose to visit a doctor in Queensland the cost to you will differ. The price to you will be at the discretion of the doctor you see. You will be required to pay for your medical visit up front. 

    OSHC is insurance for international students that covers the costs of any medical care required while in Australia. This type of insurance will cover basic, general medical and hospital treatment and provides limited cover for pharmaceuticals and ambulance services.

    Remember to bring your OSHC membership card to present with payment and keep all receipts if you plan to make a claim to your OSHC.

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