Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is health insurance that provides cover for the costs associated with in hospital and out of hospital medical treatment, pharmaceuticals and emergency ambulance assistance and transport.
The Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) require all holders of a student visa to maintain OSHC for the entire length of their student visa. If you are an international student, and do not maintain your OSHC, you are at risk of having your student visa cancelled.
Your OSHC membership is initiated by USQ and our preferred provider, Allianz Global Assistance, when you return your acceptance of offer form with payment of:
You can obtain assistance directly from Allianz Global Assistance OSHC.
If you are a Toowoomba on-campus student, you can also obtain assistance from the Allianz Global Assistance OSHC Representative located at Student Services, G Block (Toowoomba campus) on the following days: