University of Southern Queensland

Basic information

Address   487/521-535 West Street
Darling Heights
QLD 4350
Campus/es location/s Toowoomba
Springfield
Fraser Coast
Ipswich
University web links http://www.usq.edu.auhttps://www.facebook.com/usqedu
University contact number +61 1800 269 500
Society web links  http://rainbowbridge.org.au/supports/for-students/
About the University The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) is based in Toowoomba, Queensland and was established in 1967 as the Queensland Institute of Technology (Darling Downs). In 2014, the total number of programs offered was 10 for pathway programs 76 for undergraduates and 85 for postgraduates. Total student enrolments in 2012 were 27,228, of which international students studying on-campus was 1,853.

Assessment against criteria

 Criterion 1
 Is there a policy that protects LGBTI students from discrimination and harassment?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 2
 Do all staff receive mandatory training on the policy to protect LGBTI staff and students from discrimination and harassment and to ensure that the policy is enforced?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 3
 Is monitoring conducted and data collected around sexual orientation and/ or gender identity and intersex status?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 4
 Are welfare and support services, information and resources offered for LGBTI students? 
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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Criterion 5
 Is there a society for LGBTI students?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 6
 Are events held specifically for LGBTI students?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 7
 Is consultation done with LGBTI students? 
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 8
 Is there an ally network for LGBTI staff and students?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 9
 Is career advice provided specifically to LGBTI students?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 10
 Is the university a member of Pride in Diversity?
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 Criterion 11
 Is there engagement with wider LGBTI communities or with external organisations on LGB, trans and intersex issues?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 12
 Are the health needs of LGBTI students supported?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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Criterion 13
 Provides access to sports facilities for trans and intersex students?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 14
 Provides support for transitioning students?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 15
 Supports students who identify as non-binary?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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