Planning around short weeks and long weekends

It’s that time of year! A time of short weeks and long weekends. There are a bunch of upcoming national holidays, so here are our tips for planning around them…

Egg-stra Long Weekend

By now you might be noticing assignment due dates creeping up on you. What better time to consume copious amounts of chocolate eggs, for some much-needed stress relief?

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CQUni study locations, on-campus libraries and receptions will be closed for the Easter national holidays:

• Good Friday on 19 April
• Easter Saturday on 20 April
• Easter Sunday on 21 April
• Easter Monday on 22 April.

The Student Advice Team (13 27 86) and IT Helpdesk (1300 666 620) will also be unavailable, as will other on-campus support services. Studiosity, your free online study help service, will also be closed over the Easter weekend.

Services will resume as normal on Tuesday, 23 April. Keep an eye on your student email for further advice about opening hours from your local campus.

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We hope you enjoy a well-deserved break and some quality time with your family and friends.

Anzac Day

Anzac Day 2019 is also just around the corner, held on Thursday, 25 April. All CQUni study locations and services will also close for this commemorative day.

For a full list of key dates including state and national public holidays, visit the CQUni Handbook.

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Mae Swarbrick is a current student, studying part-time in the Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Arts, and working full-time as Student Communications Officer. Mae's ongoing experience as a current student is invaluable in her role as leader of the Student Communications team. Combine this with practical experience in the call centre, Admissions and Student Communications teams, and she’s ready to share some first-rate uni hacks for new students. Follow Mae on #How2Uni.

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