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You're a domestic student if you are:

  • a citizen of Australia or New Zealand,
  • an Australian permanent resident, or
  • a holder of an Australian permanent humanitarian visa.

You're an international student if you are:

  • intending to study on a student visa,
  • not a citizen of Australia or New Zealand,
  • not an Australian permanent resident, or
  • a temporary resident (visa status) of Australia.
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Important dates for international students

Before you arrive in Australia, there are some important dates you need to know.

Make a note of important dates for getting started at UQ, information sessions you'll have to attend, and when you can enrol and change courses.

When you arrive

Getting Started - Your First Few Weeks at UQ

28 June–28 July 2021 (online)

9 July–2 August 2021 (St Lucia)

English for Academic Communication

Classes held during semester. Online registration opens two weeks before classes start.

Orientation Week

Semester 2

  • 19–23 July 2021

Market Day

Semester 2

  • 28 July 2021

Connect Week

Semester 2

  • 26–30 July 2021

Semester 2, 2021

Last date to request a program change through mySI-net

16 July 2021

Due date to enrol for international students

23 July 2021

Semester 2 classes commence

26 July 2021

Last date for addition/alteration of enrolment

6 August 2021

Due date for payment of fees and charges

6 August 2021

Census Date – last date to drop courses or cancel enrolment without financial liability

31 August 2021

Semester 2 classes end

30 October 2021

Semester 2 examination period

6–20 November 2021

Semester 2 ends

20 November 2021

Domestic students should check the Academic Calendar for important UQ dates.