UQ College is just seven kilometres from Brisbane's city centre at The University of Queensland's St Lucia Campus which is renowned as one of Australia's most attractive university campuses.
Just seven kilometres from Brisbane's city centre, UQ College is located in the beautiful grounds of The University of Queensland.
Bounded by the Brisbane River on three sides, the 114 hectare site provides a perfect study and living environment. You will enjoy the best of both worlds: a vibrant modern campus with tradition of an established university.
The gracious sandstone architecture, with its hub of cloistered buildings enclosing the National Trust registered Great Court - along with parklands and lakes - encompass world-class teaching and research facilities, including Queensland's largest research library and fully equipped laboratories and lecture theatres.
As soon as you join UQ College you commence your journey as a student of The University of Queensland.
UQ College 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.
Our Associate Degree in Business, Tertiary Preparation Program and the University Prerequisite Courses provide life-changing opportunities for people of different ages and backgrounds. All three programs offer new pathways into university study.
If you are a school leaver moving directly into higher education, or a mature-aged person embarking on a career change, you will experience the welcoming and focussed community UQ College offers. You will have the opportunity to develop positive relationships with staff members who will work with you to help you achieve at your highest level.
Our aim across all programs is to assist your successful transition into undergraduate study.
2017 - 2018 Program Timelines
ASSOCIATE DEGREE IN BUSINESS - 2017
Orientation: Monday September 4, 2017
Start of Study: Monday September 4, 2017
UQ College RTO: 32454
UNIVERSITY PREREQUISITE 4 WEEK COURSES: 21 November - 16 December 2017
MATH B(UPRMTH401), BIOLOGY(UPRBIO401)OR CHEMISTRY(UPRCHE401)
Applications Open: Wednesday 7 June, 2017
Close of Applications: Wednesday 25 October, 2017.
Orientation: Tuesday November 21, 2017
Duration of Course: Tuesday November 21, 2017 - Saturday December 16, 2017.
TERTIARY PREPARATION PROGRAM - January 2018
Applications Open: Currently Open
Applications Close: Monday November 27, 2017
Orientation: Tuesday January 16, 2018
Start of Study: Monday January 22, 2018
Language, Literacy and Numeracy Testing Dates for the January 2018 intake:
10am - 12noon at St Lucia Campus:
Saturday October 7, 2017
Saturday November 18, 2017
Saturday December 16, 2017
Recent funding changes from the Federal Budget from 1 January 2018, students may be charged a student contribution rate for enabling programs, at this time UQ College cannot confirm if a charge will be incorporated into this program for 2018.
22nd August 2017
UQ College Program Guide
4th September 2017
2017 Academic Calendar
Each year the Board approves the College's Academic Calendar:
The calendar includes:
. trimester start and end dates;
. census dates;
. trimester breaks, end of trimester breaks and public holidays;
. exam periods.
13th April 2017