Headstrong online program

What is Headstrong

Headstrong is a free online program designed for current students to learn game-changing tools to help you succeed in study and life. The program focuses on helping you to identify your important life values, and on learning skills and strategies to help you feel competent in your academic abilities and become better equipped to overcome barriers that you may face throughout your studies.

 Headstrong continues to assist 93% of participants9 in 10 participants recommend you register for HeadstrongGreater study success in 6 hours86% of participants increased confidence

*These statistics were collated through a participation survey conducted following the Headstrong online program Semester 1 2018.


Who can participate in Headstrong?

Current USQ undergraduate and postgraduate students are eligible to participate (exclusions apply**).

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When does the program run?

The Getting Ahead Headstrong online program 2018

  • 8 October 2018 - 31 January 2019 (you can complete the course content in your own time at your own convenience during this period).

How do you get involved?

If you would like to know more, email the team at headstrong@usq.edu.au.


Student amenities fee


** Students who do not pay Student Amenities Fees (including TPP, EAP, ELAS (ELICOS), IHEPP, Research Training Scheme, Office of Higher Research Degrees, Headstart (first course only), or CPA students) and students attached to a partner university are unable to participate. Even if you are excluded from Headstrong, you can still get involved with us online through Social Hub! Check out our free study tips here.