UQ Student Staff Partnerships

Enhance the UQ student experience and develop your capabilities and professional networks.

UQ Student-Staff Partnerships provide a valuable opportunity for staff and students to co-design courses, tutorial or assessment activities, co-facilitate events, or co-develop engagement initiatives.

This approach seeks to empower students and staff to work in partnership to design, deliver and enhance the UQ student experience, and is underpinned by values such as respect, reciprocity and shared responsibility.

Types of Student Staff Partnerships

What's in it for you


  • Draw on your unique experiences and knowledge to be an agent for change at UQ
  • Collaborate on a range of exciting and innovative projects
  • Form meaningful, collaborative partnerships across the University
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the UQ student experience¬†
  • Add to your professional portfolio and enhance your employability¬†
  • Receive either a grant or UQU voucher/s for your partnership¬†


  • Empower students to influence decision-making processes throughout the University
  • Collaborate in partnership with motivated and creative students to the betterment of your project
  • Help to foster a culture of partnership at UQ
  • Learn from the experiences of students to positively impact your work
  • Increase student satisfaction with course or program content / design
  • Contribute to teaching and learning research as an outcome of your partnership