Whether you plan to study on-campus or by online (distance education), applying to USQ is easy. Follow the steps, using our online application form:

Please Note: Please ensure you submit your appropriate certified documentation to support your application before submitting. This will ensure we are able to provide a faster turnaround time for your application to study with USQ.

If you are applying to study on-campus in Australia you will need to download and complete the Direct GTE/GS Evaluation Form (PDF144KB) and attach it as part of your supporting documents when you are applying online.

If you are unable to apply online, you can download our International Student Application form  and email to

Before applying to USQ

Before completing the application form, we recommend you:

  1. select a USQ degree that will meet your career objectives
  2. check the English language requirements, and 
  3. check the standard undergraduate entry requirements by country
  4. consider your eligibitily and any applicable requirements in relation to Streamline Visa Processing (SVP).

When do I need to apply?

USQ accepts applications all year round. USQ receives thousands of applications each year so it is important to apply early, to make sure you secure a place and to allow time for your to make your necessary study arrangements (ie visa, organise family and work commitments). Semester start dates are: 

  • Semester 3, 2014 - 17 November 2014
  • Semester 1, 2015 - 02 March 2015
  • Semester 2, 2015 - 20 July 2015
  • Semester 3, 2015 - 16 November 2015


 If you have completed a previous qualification with another education provider you may be eligible for exemptions into your degree.

Pathways from TAFE

If you are a TAFE student and have completed a TAFE qualification you may be able to use this to gain exemptions towards your USQ degree.

Want more information?

If you have any questions about applying to USQ, you can contact USQ International:

Phone: +61 7 4631 2362

A USQ international representative in your home country can also assist with every step of the application process. Search our representative database, for a list of USQ representatives nearest to you.