SHOC Student Visas


Need Help with your student visa?

The new migration service provides professional advice from a Registered Migration Agent in Australia, allowing international students at UQ to access free assistance for enquiries relating to their student visa.

Appointments available

This page contains information about each of the appointments for this service as well as resources to use. By clicking on the 'book an appointment' button you can make an appointment for one of the following:

  • UQ enrolment related visa issues
  • Practical visa advice
  • Student visa extensions
  • Student visa emergency assistance
  • Other student visa matters

Book an appointment

UQ enrollment related visa issues

Are you changing program and need to update your visa to reflect this? Are you having problems managing your studies and need to know how this may impact your visa?  


Practical visa advice for students at uq

Do you want to add a dependent onto your student visa? SHOC can show you how to do this and what documents you will need however, they cannot help with a partner visa.  

SHOC can also assist you with course programs and visa entitlements after completion.


student visa extensions

Do you need to extend your visa to complete your program?


student visa emergency assistance

Is your visa about to expire and you need help to lodge an extension application? Or is your visa about to be cancelled and you need advice regarding the procedure to follow? Book an appointment with the SHOC migration team.


student visa notices

Have you been issued a notice by the department of immigration and need help in understanding what it means and your obligations? Do you need assistance responding to the Department of Immigration’s requests?


other uq student visa matters

How many hours can you work on your student visa during semester and outside of semester?

Are you unsure of any of your student visa conditions?  


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