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 UQ Ipswich services and facilities


The following services and facilities are either physically located at UQ Ipswich and/or available to UQ Ipswich staff, students and/or the Ipswich community.




Accommodation Services
Link to information about UQ's Accommodation Services unit

Advice on copyright matters
The UQ Library"s Copyright Co-ordinator can provide advice and training on copyright as well as information on plagiarism. For more information, including contact details, please visit the

Audio-visual equipment
All the audio-visual equipment in centrally controlled University lecture theatres is managed, maintained and supported by Audio-Visual Services within Information Technology Services (ITS). Equipment is also available for hire and purchase through ITS...

Audio-visual equipment hire
Information Technology Services (ITS) Audio-Visual Services section have a wide range of audio-visual equipment for hire and will deliver, set-up and pick up at any location on or off campus. For more information about this and other servic...

Bookshop - University Co-operative Bookshop
The University Co-operative Bookshop, sells textbooks, computer software, general books, stationery and UQ merchandise. At the Ipswich campus, staff and students can interrogate the Bookshop's database and access stock at both the Gatton and...

Campus security
There is a 24-hour security presence on the St Lucia, Gatton and Ipswich campuses

Car parks and parking - UQ Ipswich
A paid parking scheme applies at UQ Ipswich, where students amd visitors pay on a daily or hourly basis for the parking they use. Staff can purchase a Blue parking permit which is valid in both Pink and Blue zone areas. Paid Parkin...

Career services for business, economics, law and tourism students
The Employment Services team within the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law provides career and employment related services and advice to students and alumni in  business, economics, law and tourism. Department:

Careers advising
Career Advisors will help you make informed career decisions through directing you to relevant self-directed materials (such as career profiles, on-line self-assessment tools, fact sheets), related course choice and graduate employm...

Chaplaincy
The Chaplaincy Centre has a team of people from different faith communities who are available to support staff and students with a range of needs in personal, family or spiritual life. The Chaplaincy has a presence on all thr...

Cleaning services
The Cleaning Section of UQ's Property and Facilities Division are responsible for general cleaning of offices, laboratories, seminar rooms, lecture theatres, toilets, tea rooms and public areas of the University on St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

Computer training courses for students
Ask.IT conducts extensive training courses for students in the efficient use of many software programs, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint for both Windows and MacIntosh environments. Please visit the

Counselling for staff
The University of Queensland Staff Assistance Services program (SAS) provides confidential and voluntary counselling and assistance to all University of Queensland staff. Its purpose is to help staff resolve problems which affect their work performa...

Couriers
The University Courier Service provides a collection and delivery service for the distribution of mail, parcels, stationery stores and specialised items. The Courier Service is equipped with a fleet of modern, well-appointed vehicles, offering a rel...

Courses available to members of the community
Information about the The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Community Access Program (CAP) for the community.

Curriculum design, development and revision
Designing or revising a curriculum in an educationally sound way is easier with professional help. The Higher Education Research and Scholarship (HERS) academics at the Teaching and Educational Development Institute (TEDI) can assist.  ...

Data back-up
ITS can automatically backup your computer data 6 days a week and retain the tapes for 2 months. For more details of this service provided by ITS, please visit their we...

Desktop publishing
The Design team in the Office of Marketing and Communications design and coordinate printing of a range of corporate promotional and recruitment publications. The team can assist faculties, departments and centres with their design needs, provide ex...

Disability services
Student Services Disability Program can provide a variety of access services and facilities for students with a disability (including temporary and chronic medical conditions). Services include: production of alternative...

Electron microscopy online
The Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis at The University of Queensland offers Cyberstem - live and interactive electron microscopy and microanalysis sessions over the web for remote researchers, industry representatives, lecturers, school stu...

Emergency treatment
The University Health Service provides emergency care for students, staff and visitors to the campus during opening hours. After-hours care is available at local hospital emergency departments.

Equity and diversity support
Equity and Diversity The Equity office provides an internal consultancy to the University community on a range of related matters. Further information, including links to related services, is available f...

Examination scanning service
ITS operates an OMR (Optical Mark Reader) scanning service for the scanning and analysis of multiple choice examination sheets, including MCQ exam sheets. For more information about these services provided by ITS, please visit their

First Aid (School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work)
First Aid courses are run throughout the year by the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work. The courses are ideal for students, health professionals, pool owners, new parents, or members of the general public. Courses can also...

First Aid courses (Staff Development Program)
Courses in first aid and resuscitation are offered throughout the year by the Teaching and Educational Development Unit, as part of the Staff Development Program. The Occupational ...

Furniture requirements
The Furniture Section of UQ's Property and Facilities Division is responsible for the procurement of all loose items of furniture for the University, e.g. chairs, desks, tables, mobiles, filing cabinets, etc. For further information on other...

Gatton stationery and products store
The role of the University's Central Store is to provide University departments and sections on the St Lucia and Gatton campuses with a wide range of consumables, materials, chemicals, furniture and equipment. The Gatton Store provides the U...

Gender and sexuality counselling
Student Help on Campus (SHOC) understand students are often unable to concentrate on getting the most out of their degree because they are distracted by financial pressures, confusing relationships and administrative processes. Our Gender &a...

Grounds, repairs and maintenance
Property and Facilities' Operations Section is responsible for repairs and maintenance on the St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

Health information
The University Health Service provides free up-to-date information on keeping healthy, including advice about vaccinations. Brochures are available on a wide range of topics. The Health Service website includes links to other sources of health informat...

Hire of Library training facilities
The University of Queensland Library has available, multi-workstation, multimedia training laboratories providing Internet and email access across its branches.  These facilities can be booked by UQ units subject to availability.

ID cards
Unicard is responsible for providing both UQ students and staff with identification cards (ID cards). University policy requires all on-campus students to carry an ID Card. University staff ID cards are also compulsory for all staff ...

Information technology forum for IT staff
Information Technology Services (ITS) ecourages information sharing for IT staff through its Information Technology Liaison Officers (ITLOs) program. For more information about this ITS program, please visit

Information technology help desk for UQ staff and units
Information Technology Services' (ITS) Service Centre provides online, email and telephone help for all UQ staff and UQ organisational units. If your organisational unit has a service level agreement with ITS, please use that option on the t...

Information technology/computing help for students
AskIT is a one-stop shop for student computing and IT enquiries. It provides four types of support to students:- Help Desk Service (St. Lucia, Ipswich  and Gatton) telephone helpline (07) 3365 8811 ...

Inter-Library loans/document delivery
The UQ Library offers a document delivery service to eligible clients for materials it does not hold. Please visit the Documen...

International student support
Support is available from UQ's Student Services for overseas students and their families requiring advice and assistance, from arrival in Australia to departure. For more information, please visit the

Internet access for UQ organisational units and staff
UQconnect offers a variety of Internet services to departments for staff, visiting staff and research postgraduate students. Access includes use of a mailbox for electronic mail and limited file storage space. For more details, please v...

Internet training
Ask.IT provide free regular training workshops to assist students to use the Internet efficiently. Please visit the Ask.IT website for more information, including class schedules.

IT support for UQ organisations
Are you faced with the increasing complexities of running computers? Do you need advice about or solutions to problems like internet access, compatability with other systems or network security? Information Technology Services  ...

Learning assistance
Learning assistance is available to all enrolled students, in any area of study. Learning advisers assist students to become more effective and efficient learners through improved skills and strategies. International students will benefit f...

Lost property
Property and Facilities' PF Assist handle both lost and found property. Found property can be handed in, and inquiries about lost property can be made between 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday to Friday.

Medical consultations
Students can see University Health Service doctors by appointment Monday to Friday at: St Lucia Ipswich Gatton No appointment is necessary to ...

Occupational health care
The University Health Service provides advice and assistance to students and staff for work-related problems and injuries. Referral to specialists is part of this service.

Personal safety
UniSafe is a personal security program which operates on all three campuses. Officers from the University's Security Office are on call 24 hours a day, and Emergency call points (St Lucia and Ipswich) and Security call points (Gatton) are l...

Photographic services
The Office of Marketing and Communications (OMC) can assist with your image and video requirements.

Places to eat at UQ Ipswich
UQU Three Limes - Bar, Cafe & Catering This venue incorporates a fully-licensed bar, light meals, snacks, coffees and much more.  On campus catering is also available - if your office requires san...

Printing/laminating of posters and banners
The School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Management (GPEM) provides a poster-printing service to print cloth posters and banners of width up to 1500mm and any length. This service is available to UQ Staff, students and Alumni only...

Schools/student liaison
The UQ School Liaison team provides prospective students and secondary schools with up-to-date and useful information about the wide range of programs, study options, services and facilities available at The University of Queensland. Throughout the ...

Software licensing
Information Technology Services' (ITS) Software Licensing allows the University to purchase software from a range of publishers at reduced prices through site licenses and volume licensing schemes negotiated with various software companies. Much of ...

Sports facilities
UQ Sport manages various sporting facilities at The University of Queensland, which includes the St Lucia, Gatton and Ipswich campuses.

Staff flu vaccination
At the beginning of each year the University provides, through the University Occupational Health & Safety Division, free flu vaccination to permanent full-time and part-time staff. For more detail...

Student clubs and societies
UQU provides students with access to a multitude of Clubs and Societies to help their social life while studying at UQ. There are currently over 150 clubs with a combined membership of 25,000+ students. Get involved in any of the myriad club...

Student information and advice
A student centre has been established on each of the four campuses. They are one-stop shops providing information and assistance on a range of matters relating to studies and student life. Please visit their

Student internet access
UQconnect provides students with free internet access to the campus computer network and the global Internet to support their academic work. Access includes use of a mailbox for electronic mail and limited file storage space. For more d...

Student Union
The University of Queensland Union, known as the Student Union, provides a range of advocacy, assistance and information services for students including: assistance with academic appeals, emergency loans, help to find casual work and accomodation, info...

Study areas in the Library
Most branch libraries provide air-conditioned rooms for individual private and group study. Bookings, which are generally for two to four hours, can be made in advance on the Lib...

Study assistance for first-year students
The Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS) is a program which provides student-to-student mentoring to help smooth first year students’ transition from a school to a university lifestyle. Second and third year undergraduate students who h...

Study at UQ for Year 12 students
The University of Queensland Enhanced Studies Program was developed to enable gifted and talented Year 12 students to enrol in a University of Queensland subject, while still attending secondary school. Students can select one subject from a wide ra...

Support for tutor training
Training tutors is the responsibility of the individual schools.  Please  view the UQ Tutors website for details.  

Teaching and learning support
The Institute for Teaching and Learning Innovation (ITaLI) was established in late 2014 and is headed by a Pro Vice-Chancellor (Teaching and Learning) [PVC (T&L)]. ITaLI is a single service-focused unit, with functional areas that align with UQ&...

The Nanoworld image gallery
The Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis adminsiters the multi-award winning Nanoworld Image Gallery - a world famous searchable database of photomicrographs available for free non-profit use to staff, students and the general community. Commerci...

University Chemical Store
A University-wide facility which coordinates the purchase of chemicals, maintains ChemWatch and manages and advises on chemical waste disposal.

University mailroom
The Mail Operations Unit operates across the St Lucia, Ipswich and Gatton campuses. The Unit supports the activities of the University by providing mail distribution, collection and processing for incoming, outgoing and interdepartmental mail. The U...

University of Queensland campus maps
Looking for a specific location at The University of Queensland?  Go to UQ Maps and enter the building number or name in the searchbox.

University of Queensland Professionals Network
Information about the UQ Professionals Network

University publications
The Office of Marketing and Communications (OMC) produce a range of publications on behalf of the University’s central administration and other areas throughout the un...

UQ photos
An online image gallery housing images depicting life and activities at UQ

UQ St Lucia stationery and products store
The role of the University's Central Store is to provide University departments and sections on the St Lucia and Gatton campuses with a wide range of consumables, materials, chemicals, furniture and equipment. Their online catalogue ...

UQ statistics and official data
The University of Queensland Data Warehouse provides users in faculties, schools and other areas with easy access to a wide range of current and official data without the need for intervention by IT staff. The Data Warehouse collects data f...

UQ-Link students
The UQ-Link Program is designed to assist current school-leavers from families experiencing financial hardship to gain entry to and successfully complete t...

Vaccination program
The University Health Service provides vaccinations at cost to students and staff travelling overseas. Make an appointment with a University Health Service doctor to discuss your travel vaccination requirements.

Vehicle hire
University-owned vehicles can be used for university business by authorised drivers.   Driver authorisation and bookings are administered by the Transport Division of Property and Facilities.

Videos/DVDs in lecture theatres
Audio-Visual  Services within Information Technology Services (ITS) administers the Central Video Replay System (CVRS)  which broadcasts video, audio and other format replays, including DVDs, to all centrally controlled lecture theatres. ...

Web development
Corporate Web Services within the Office of Marketing & Communications (OMC) provides: Internet site development Maintenance and administration of content and sites Strategy development Da...