Get advice, coaching and career preparation from the people
who have been there before you. Did you know CQUni has an online mentoring tool
which connects students and alumni (graduates) for one-on-one career
“I had a great interaction with my mentor – they were helpful, kind and willing to share the skills and experience to help me.”– Student Mentee
So why do you need an alumni mentor?
Continue reading 3 Reasons you need an alumni mentor (and how to get one)
As The Big Issue’s newly appointed National Operations and Events Support Coordinator, CQUni alumnus Shirley Boon is passionate about creating meaningful opportunities for women. She plays a pivotal role in the coordination of the Women’s Subscription Enterprise, which provides job opportunities for homeless, marginalised and disadvantage women through the sale of The Big Issue magazine subscriptions.
Shirley shares her thoughts on how we can create a more gender-balanced world, as part of this year’s International Women’s Day. #BalanceforBetter
Continue reading Meet CQUni alumnus Shirley Boon
After fantastic results from the 2018 program, 30 Minutes a Month is back bigger and better than ever. Our trial run in 2018 went so well we’re bringing it back again in 2019, along with a host of changes in response to feedback from our 2018 participants.
Continue reading 30 Minutes a Month is back
Late last year we asked you to complete the Barometer of Alumni Sentiment survey to tell us what you want from your alumni program. We are extremely grateful that over 1500 alumni took the opportunity to shape the future of the alumni program.
Continue reading Alumni Sentiment Survey Results
It’s been another wonderful year for CQUniversity alumni. Thousands of graduates have remained connected by giving back, updating details, attending events and helping students.
You can watch our university highlights in the CQUniversity 2018 Review video or read about the highlights for alumni below. We hope you enjoy the news, and as always, would be delighted to hear any feedback on your 2018 alumni experience or any ideas for future programs. Continue reading Alumni Relations Wrap 2018
Did you know the support CQUniversity offers to students continues after you graduate? Below are a few ways you can take advantage of this support.
Continue reading I’ve graduated. Now what?
A CQUni course can take you many places; to regional, remote or metropolitan Australia, or across the globe. Hospitality management graduate David James takes us around his hometown, Brisbane.
Continue reading Welcome to my hometown: Brisbane, Australia
A CQUni course can take you many places; to regional, remote or metropolitan Australia, or across the globe. Financial planning accounting graduate Paula Siddle introduces us to her hometown – Traralgon, Victoria – and gives us the inside advice on where to get the best doughnuts.
Continue reading Welcome to my hometown: Traralgon, Australia
To help you through your university days, we asked a few graduates (also known as alumni) what they wish they had known while studying.
Remember, whatever your journey through your studies, nearly 100 000 CQUni graduates have been in similar situations – and through the CQUni alumni bond, they’re willing to lend you a helping hand.
Here are some of their tips for surviving exams and peak study times. For more advice on your study journey, read the ‘What I Wish I Knew’ brochure. Continue reading How do I survive exam stress & peak study times?
A CQUni course can take you many places; to regional, remote or metropolitan Australia, or across the globe. Psychological science graduate Jenna Axtens introduces us to her hometown, the beautiful Illawarra region, in New South Wales, Australia.
Continue reading Welcome to my hometown: Illawarra, Australia