Speak to Reception on level 5, 3346 6770 or email with any enquiries. Reception can find you the right person to talk with.

If you need to talk to a professional counsellor or get legal advice, free support services are available at UQ.  


Talk to our Accommodation Officers if you require help with homestay or other personal matters.  No appointment is required to see Desirée or Jane.

Desirée van Aswegen or Jane Clarke
Phone: +61 7 3346 6737 or 6738
Location: Room 525, Level 5 Sir Llew Edwards Building
Office hours: 8.30 am – 5.00 pm

Academic counselling

Your teachers

Talk to your teacher about study, course or class problems and options. To talk to your teacher, please make a time after class. Teachers can also be contacted in the staff room, Room 531, or via the Homework Boxes outside Room 441.

Teaching Management

Teaching management are also available to speak with you about any aspect of your studies and to offer academic counselling and support.

  • Bridging English (BEP) - Stephen Walker, room 527
  • English for Academic Communication (EAC) and Concurrent Support - Sue Gollagher, room 528
  • General English, English for Academic Purposes, English for International Business Communication - Kit Nuttall, room 527
  • Customised Programs - Paul Forster, room 528
  • Teacher Training - Philippa Coleman, room 528

Please make an appointment with the relevant manager by contacting Reception on level 5, 3346 6770 or email


For information about social activities, excursions, travel and tourist information, see the Activities Office on Level 5, opposite Reception.