MyCQU - International Student Cafe

International Student Cafe

The International Student Cafe is a series of face-to-face sessions delivered at our metro campus locations and online via Zoom, to prepare our international students for living, working and studying in Australia. 

From tips to finding accommodation, adjusting to life in Australia, finding employment and managing your studies - let us give you the best tips and tricks to set you up for success during your time studying at CQUni and living in Australia!

Term 1 2019 International Student Cafe Schedule

WeekBrisbaneSydneyMelbourneZoomSession TopicSession Information
1Wednesday, 11am
Student Lounge
Wednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
Life in AustraliaMeet continuing students and test your knowledge of Australia and CQUniversity.
2Wednesday, 11am
Student Lounge
Wednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
Overseas Student Health CoverLearn more about your OSHC and meet an Allianz representative.
3Monday, 25 March at 12pm Student LoungeWednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
Academic and Personal SupportIntroduction to academic support (ALC, Library, Studiosity, academics) and the Student Counsellor.
4Wednesday, 3 April at 1pm Student LoungeWednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
Surviving on a Student BudgetAustralia is expensive! Learn how to survive on a student budget.
5Wednesday, 10 April at 11am
Student Lounge
Wednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
Working in AustraliaDo you want to work while in Australia? Attend this session to learn more about finding work, writing resumes and your work rights.
Break Week - No Session
6Tuesday, 23 April at 11.30am
Student Lounge
Wednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
No Session:
ANZAC Day
Your Student Rep CouncilMeet your SRC representative, find out about our Clubs & Societies and learn how the SRC can support you during your studies.
7Wednesday, 1 May at 1pm
Student Lounge
Wednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
Social InnovationWhat is social innovation?
How to get involved in social innovation activities, and how to become a changemaker.
8Wednesday, 8 May at 1pm
Student Lounge
Wednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
Preparing for Term 2: Elective PlanningLearn more about choosing your electives and reading your study plan.
9Tuesday, 14 May at 11.30am
Student Lounge
Wednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
Support in your cityLearn more about external support services and events for international students.
10Wednesday, 22 May at 1pm
Student Lounge
Wednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
  Health and FitnessHow to break an unhealthy routine and start a new routine with a healthy and academically productive lifestyle.
11TBCWednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
Surviving ExamsImportant information to help you prepare for your exams and how to cope with exam anxiety.
12TBCWednesday, 1pm
Basement
Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge
Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581
Look back and relax Relax and de-stress with gentle music and light refreshments.