A selection of resources to get started with studying online.

Virtual Private Network for users logging in from outside Australia

If you are located in Chinafollow these steps to install and configure a VPN.

If you are located in a different country, follow the standard VPN guide.

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Learn to use UQ systems

Students have told us that a big challenge when starting at UQ is learning to use all our systems and platforms.   

UQ has partnered with current students to develop an online course to equip you to use our systems.  This course will show you how to enrol in courses, set your timetable preferences, access your course materials, submit assignments and use your UQ email.

Get an introduction to using UQ Systems

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Discover UQ Library online services

The library provides a wide range of online services and support and will be your best friend whether you are studying remotely or locally.

A quick overview for UQ students (YouTube: 4m:40s)


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Connect with other students online

To cater to remote students, UQ has set up a safe online platform for you to meet up,  message each other and form groups.

Virtual Village

Find UQ social groups online, filter by your city, year level or faculty. Join or start a group or your own and schedule catch-ups online.

Discover the UQ Virtual Village

Study Bubbles

Meet up with other students online to stay motivated and support each other to study. You can connect up with students in your local area. 

Join a study bubble


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