University of Qld - Disabilities Program


The mission of the Disability Program is to develop and deliver services of an excellent standard to foster the fulfillment of the learning and life goals of The University of Queensland students with a disability. Any student with a disability is eligible to use the service. The Disability Program can provide assistance with determination of requirements, an access plan for students, procedural variations and alternative arrangements for examinations, advisory service, counselling, mediation, referral to specialist resources. Individuals planning to undertake studies, are strongly encouraged to contact the Disability Program in the semester prior to their commencement of studies to discuss the services and facilities available. Admission is obtained by making application to the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC). Places are allocated on the basis of academic merit. The Disability Advisers welcome comments or suggestions on facilities, services and access. An alternative format service is provided for enrolled students with a print disability.

Contact name: 
St Lucia Campus -Laura Duggan, Anne Berquier, Quee
Disability Advisors
Phone 1: 
(07) 3365 1704 St Lucia,
(07) 3365 1702
Text Telephone Number: 
(07) 3365 1508
Postal Address: 
Student Support Services
Relaxation Building
Access facilities: 
Wheelchair access (about 90%) - differs from building to building - please enquire
Opening hours: 
St Lucia & Gatton Campuses 8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Tuesday, 8.00am to 5.00pm Wednesday to Friday, Ipswich Campus 8.00am to 5.00pm Wednesday
All disabilities
Service details
All UQ campuses
Students with disabilities
Full time staffed information and resource centre, Tertiary courses with access and assistance for students with disabilities, publishes 'Disability Program' brochure, and brochures on specific programs and services, access map


Nican highly recommends contacting accommodation facilities prior to booking to ensure they meet your specific requirements. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on our website as we are unable to verify all information supplied to us.