MyCQU - International Student Cafe

International Student Cafe

The International Student Cafe is a series of face-to-face sessions every Wednesday at our Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campuses 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 3 2018 International Student Cafe Schedule

WeekSession TopicDate and Time LocationInformation Covered
1Life in AustraliaWednesday, 7 November at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusMeet continuing students and learn their tips and tricks for life and study in Australia.
2Overseas Student Health CoverWednesday, 14 November at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusLearn more about your OSHC and meet an Allianz representative.
3Academic SupportWednesday, 21 November at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusIntroduction to academic support (including the ALC, Library, Studiosity and Academics).
4Surviving on a Student BudgetWednesday, 28 November at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusAustralia is expensive! Learn how to survive on a student budget.
Break Week - No Session
5Working in AustraliaWednesday, 12 December at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusDo you want to work while in Australia? Attend this session to learn more about finding work, writing resumes and your work rights.
6Your Student Rep CouncilWednesday, 19 December at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusMeet your SRC representative, find out about our Clubs & Societies and learn how the SRC can support you during your studies.
Christmas / New Year Break - No Session
7Social InnovationWednesday, 2 January at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusWhat is social innovation?
Learn how to get involved in social innovation activities
and how to become a changemaker.
8Student Trivia -
Test your knowledge of Australia and CQUniversity 
Wednesday, 9 January at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusAnswer trivia questions about CQUni and Australia.
9Support in your cityWednesday, 16 January at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusLearn more about external support services and events for international students.
10  Health and FitnessWednesday, 23 January at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusHow to break an unhealthy routine and start a new routine with a healthy and academically productive lifestyle.
11Surviving ExamsWednesday, 30 January at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusImportant information to help you prepare for your exams and how to cope with exam anxiety.
12Look back and relax Wednesday, 6 February at 1pmCQUni Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campusRelax and de-stress with gentle music and light refreshments.