Studying can be expensive, both emotionally and financially. This year, many students have been badly impacted by the devastating impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Many have lost the work they rely on to finance their studies. Some are worried about family and friends in virus hot spots. Others are experiencing food and housing insecurity. Work experience placements have been affected, childcare arrangements disrupted, and family and community support networks impacted.
The University offers students on-going aid through counselling services, learning assistance programs, mentoring and peer group support networks and activities, and this year, through special food and technology aid programs to support study success. However, financial support can also be a key factor for success, and this is where we need your help.
Continue reading Why do some students need additional support?
We asked current student, Maitland Bezzina, to share his story and advice for success.
Maitland talks about the importance of getting involved in campus life activities, how to make positive change, the confidence you need to succeed, scholarship opportunities, and taking care of yourself.
Find out how you can succeed at university…
Continue reading Tips for University and Pre-Career Success
As Term 1 2021 Scholarship applications are now open, we asked current Nursing student and scholarship recipient, Inneka Lippitt, why she applied for her scholarship and what advice she would give to other students who are thinking of applying for a scholarship.
Keep reading to find out about Inneka and her scholarship story…
Continue reading Scholarships – The good kind of chance
My name is Brendan Bishop, and I am very proud to complete a higher education degree with the support of my family and Arrow Energy.
I am an Aboriginal man from the Kamilaroi people and have recently completed a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at CQUniversity.
Continue reading Arrow Energy Go Further Indigenous scholar Brendan’s path to MBA
Although we will soon be leaving 2020 behind, it is SO important to take the time to check in with yourself and identify where you are at and where you are heading. Not having a plan for success in your academic life can leave you stressed to the point of procrastination. Having said that, one person’s success can look very different from that of another’s.
Continue reading Goal setting made easy
Recent rankings paint a reassuring picture for CQUni students, graduates and their employers and communities, with earnings, employment and social equity coming out on top.
Continue reading Social equity and graduate outcomes on top
Term 1 2021 Scholarship applications are now open.
We asked recent graduate and scholarship recipient, Jamiee Bateman, why she applied for scholarships and what advice she would give to other students who are thinking of applying for a scholarship.
Keep reading to find out Jamiee’s advice as to why YOU should apply for a scholarship…
Continue reading Just Do It – Why you should apply for a scholarship
From March 2021, CQUniversity will not be renewing its SurveyMonkey subscription, given the August 2020 release of its preferred platform, Qualtrics.
This means that from March 2021, you will not be able to access SurveyMonkey with CQUniversity’s subscription or retrieve any data.
Continue reading A new way to survey