Staff Internet Access at UQ is provided by your Organisational Unit. This access includes VPN (Virtual Private Network), Email, On-campus Wireless and Web Storage. We also offer you the option to request an upgrade of your existing Staff Internet Access to Super user.
Additionally, we offer a range of consumables products, such as USB memory sticks, laptop bags, international phone cards and Microsoft software etc
UQconnect provides an MCQ Exam Scanning service using an Optical Mark Reader (OMR). We can scan and analyse True/False and multiple choice exams for your organisational unit.
Where a UQ Organisational Unit requests additional download quota for a student on the 1st of the month or during the month, the quota will be applied on the 1st of the following month and charged from the 1st of the following month. Where a UQ Organisational Unit requires the additional download quota to be applied within the month it is requested, the full charge will apply for the month the quota is applied [NOTE: Price is not prorated].
At the time of application, the UQ Organisational Unit must supply their UniFi account number [chart string], from which payment will be debited. It is the responsibility of the UQ Organisational Unit, to keep UQconnect informed of their current UniFi account number [chart string].
To apply for this service, the UQ Organisational Unit must contact UQconnect via phone (07) 336 56000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Accessing the Internet
Information for Students & Staff
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Internet Access for UQ Organisational Units All UQ staff members are automatically provided with a free Staff Internet account, upon commencing employment at the University of Queensland.
What are the features included with the Staf...
Per-User Internet Traffic Requests The Broadhop traffic management system allows UQ Organisational Units, to review Internet traffic usage on a per-user basis.
Circumstances may arise where a UQ Organisational Unit might be required to review Internet usage of a par...
UQ Hosted Server Account A UQ Hosted Server Account creates a general purpose account that can be used for the following purposes, without attaching it to a specific staff member's account:
Allows a UQ Organisational Unit to host a web site
VPN (Virtual Private Network) UQconnect offer all UQ staff and students VPN access, so you can take advantage of UQ's online resources no matter where you are.
What is VPN?
Password Change New passwords must be eight or more characters in length, and should include alphabetic, numeric and punctuation characters (#,%,@,* etc). Ipswich users who have letters in their password, should use lower case for the letters to speed up logi...