Managing your finances at uni can present some challenges. Even with loans like HECS-HELP, the day-to-day living expenses and university costs can be overwhelming. This is where a scholarship can come in handy and alleviate some of the financial burdens that come with part-time or full-time study.
Students often don’t apply for scholarships as they believe the application process is too hard. Others believe they are not suitable for a scholarship when in reality they are eligible.
CQUni has made it super easy for students to apply for scholarships. Scholarships for term 1 2021 are closing on 8 January.
Keep reading for current Bachelor of Education student, Meg Wright’s, top tips for applying for a scholarship.
Continue reading How to apply for scholarships
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
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
So, you’ve made it to the end of term, now what?
You’re probably ready to take a well-deserved break, but before you disconnect, there are a few important things you should consider.
Continue reading What to do at the end of term
Term 1 2021 scholarships are currently open for CQUniversity students. Applications are due by 08 January 2021. University students tend to shy away from applying for a scholarship merely based on false knowledge. The criteria for applying for a scholarship is completely different to the way Hollywood has portrayed and normalised the process.
After discussing with the CQUni Scholarships team and gaining a lot of information about the scholarships offered, who can apply and the process involved, I have been able to debunk five popular scholarship myths that students believe.
If you want to know the truth behind CQUniversity scholarships, keep reading.
Continue reading Scholarship Myths Debunked
CQUniversity is one of Australia’s largest online study
providers, with 40 years’ experience delivering distance education. COVID-19
may be unprecedented but we’ve been providing online learning and online
services for so long that we’re an industry leader.
As we all adapt and work through the challenges of the
COVID-19 pandemic, you should know that we are here to minimise disruption and deliver
all of the services you’ve come to expect as a CQUni student. In other words,
we’re still here – we’re just talking to you differently!
While you are studying online, you can benefit from expert advice and enhance your student experience thanks to these services…
Continue reading Expert advice is just a click away
Have you ever received an unsolicited email from someone promising to double check your assessment for plagiarism? Maybe you’ve been targeted by a social media advertisement offering to check your work for errors? Shady companies and sites are using marketing tactics like these to get their hands on your assessments and sell them to other students.
Keep reading to find out how to protect yourself from assessment harvesting…
Continue reading Uploader Beware: Shady Sites Are Stealing Assessments
CQUniversity’s Learning Management System, Moodle is being upgraded. This upgrade will introduce a refreshed look (but not too different to what you are used to) and exciting new features.
Keep reading for our official advice…
Continue reading New look for Moodle in 2020
So, you’ve planned, researched and written your assignment. There’s still one important stage of the writing process to complete before you hit the submit button. Polishing your assignment is just as important as the other stages. Here’s some sparkling tips on putting the finishing touches on your work from the Academic Learning Centre (ALC).
Continue reading 11 Ways to polish your assignment so it shines
Coming to a new country to pursue my Master of Engineering was a challenging and emotional decision. I had to leave my parents and near-and-dear ones and come to a completely new place, but when I landed on 28th February 2019 at the Rockhampton airport, the love and care I received was so comforting. It still brings a happy tear to my eye.
Capricornia College (the CQUniversity Rockhampton student residence) welcomed me upon arrival. I immediately became a member of the ‘family’ and Cap College quickly became my home.
Continue reading Capricornia College – The place I call ‘Home’