University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Studying abroad at USQ is the gateway to your Australian and Queensland experience.

Enjoy the supportive and personalized study environment, the diversity of the campus (over 100 nationalities make up the USQ student community), and all the fun places to spend your free time!

As an Exchange Student, you will:

  • Gain international experience and intercultural competencies
  • Have the opportunity to learn about the Australian lifestyle and culture without interrupting your studies or career path
  • Be immersed in a rich multicultural environment, studying alongside Australian students and other international students. Over 100 different nationalities make up USQ's student community.
  • Benefit from our low student to lecturer ratio, meaning smaller on campus class sizes with more personal attention from lecturers and tutors.

You can choose to study at any one of our three diverse campus locations in Queensland. Click below for more information:

USQ Toowoomba

USQ Fraser Coast 

USQ Springfield

Important Dates

There are three semesters instead of two in USQ. Semesters 1 & 2 work best with LETU's calendar. 

USQ Semester 1 (Spring 2014):
Application Deadline: December 31st, 2013
Commencement date: March 3rd, 2014
Orientation date: February 24th, 2014
Last Day of Classes: June 27th, 2014
USQ Semester 2 (Fall 2014):
Application Deadline: May 30th, 2014
Commencement Date: July 21st, 2014
Orientation Date: July 14th, 2014
Last Day of Classes: November 14th, 2014 

Academic Calendar 2014

*For information on the USQ Summer Program, click here

Steps to Apply

**Please note: LETU currently only allows 2 students to go to USQ as exchange students per year. Students will be selected on a first come, first serve basis.

LETU Application Process

USQ application  (You must submit a copy of your current passport with the USQ application.)

*See USQ website for course information.

Interested in Studying Abroad?
Please Contact:

Amanda Beck
Study Abroad Coordinator

Scholarships & Internships

LETU Study Abroad Application Process