Student-Staff Partnerships

Connecting students and staff to create change at UQ.

Shape the UQ experience

Connect with the diversity of voices, skills and talents across UQ, to shape the University experience with Student-Staff Partnerships (SSP).

SSP are a way for students and staff to work together to enrich life at UQ. You can:

  • Collaborate on a project to transform the student experience, teaching and learning, or governance systems
  • Become a student representative on governing bodies or advisory boards
  • Amplify the student voice and give feedback about your experiences.


Student-Staff Partnerships help you:

  • Form meaningful partnerships and networks across UQ
  • Collaborate as equal partners and mutual learners
  • Empower students to influence decision-making processes
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the student experience 
  • Improve learning experiences and teaching outcomes
  • Strengthen your professional capabilities
  • Contribute to the UQ Employability Award.
  • Receive a grant or a voucher for your engagement (students only).

Our values

The Student-Staff Partnerships program and community are guided by 5 principles:

  • Collaboration
  • Community
  • Creativity
  • Growth
  • Respect

Participation opportunities

Collaborate on projects that positively transform the UQ experience for both students and staff.
Connect with the wide network of representatives at UQ and become an advocate for students.
Give feedback on the things that matter; share your story to make your opinion count.

Events and workshops

Attend our events to find out more about Student-Staff Partnerships and learn how you can make a difference at UQ.

Explore sessions

Library and resources

Check out the resources library to learn more about working in partnership and past projects.

Visit the resources library

Join the SSP Mailing list

Stay updated with key project application dates, events and community news. 


Contact us

We're here to answer your questions.

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