Flood Assistance

Queensland Floods Emergency Relief and Support

Updated Friday 13 May 2022 at 7.30am

Flood Alerts - 13 May 2022

News indicates that rain is likley to increase today across more areas of the Lockyer Valley and as such you may be impacted by flooding.

Please keep yourself updated on the current situation. More information can be found at:

If you need to move from your home this morning and you need assistance with finding accommodation or require any help, our Student Services Team can assist on student.services@uq.edu.au or 1300 275 870 (Option 2).

If you or someone you know has been affected by the recent weather event in South East Queensland, UQ offers a range of support services to help.



Changes to Semester 1 teaching period

Week 2 teaching will commence on Monday 7 March. The Academic Calendar has been updated to reflect adjusted Semester 1 dates.

Key changes are summarised below.

Semester 1 key datesAdjusted dates
Week 2 teaching commencementMonday 7 March
Final date for addition of courses or alteration of enrolment
(Changes can still be made through the late addition enrolment process after March 11)
Friday 11 March
Fees due dateFriday 11 March
Fees rebate dateFriday 4 March
Census dateThursday 31 March
Mid-semester breakMonday 18 - Friday 22 April
Semester 1 classes endSaturday 4 June
Revision periodMonday 6 - Wednesday 8 June
Examination PeriodThursday 9 - Tuesday 21 June
GraduationsMonday 11 - Friday 15 July

Specific course adjustments, including changes to assessment dates will be communicated by your course coordinators as soon as possible. A reminder that My Timetable is being updated and is currently offline.

For students in programs that follow an extended academic calendar, dates will be adjusted and students will be advised by the relevant faculty/school.

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Placements can continue as per current arrangements if the provider is able to operate and the site can be accessed safely. If applicable, your faculty will be in contact to discuss individual placement circumstances.


Contact Student Services

We're here to help.

Drop in to Student Central (Building 42, St Lucia campus) for access to power, water and amenities.


   1300 275 870 (Option 2) 8.30am—5pm

If it is out-of-hours and you require emergency assistance, please contact 

 Triple Zero (000) for off-campus emergencies
 Campus Security (07 3365 3333) for on-campus emergencies

Out-of-hours you can also contact

 UQ Counselling and Crisis Line (1300 851 998) (After hours)
  ssdirector@uq.edu.au (emails will be responded to at a later stage)

Student Advisers

Student advisers can assist you with many of the situations you may be facing as a result of this disaster. They provide a professional, confidential service to both international and domestic students.


   1300 275 870 (Option 2) 8.30am—5pm

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UQ Union Student Advocacy and Support (SAS)

If you require assistance and support in the coming weeks, please contact UQU Student Advocacy and Support (SAS). SAS is a free, independent, short term support service for all UQ students. They are equipped to help students with welfare and wellbeing issues, academic issues, legal issues and more. 

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