Virtual Open Day Virtual Open Day FAQs

Virtual Open Day FAQs

Students holding JCU letters.

Tuesday 6 August 2024, 3 pm - 7 pm

Everyone is welcome to attend JCU Virtual Open Day! You might be looking to study, or a parent, partner or friend of someone looking to study, or you might just want to check out our courses.

Yes, you will need to register to attend Virtual Open Day so we can send you the virtual event link and log in details. Stay tuned for Virtual Open Day 2024 registration details

You do not need to download any software to attend this event. However, internet is needed to access the platform. We also recommend allowing pop-ups in your internet browser so you can attend presentations and check out other features of the event without running into any issues.

Virtual Open Day can be accessed via any device. This includes a mobile, tablet and computer devices. For the best experience at Virtual Open Day, we recommend using a computer.

Your password can be re-set on our Virtual Open Day log in page. Click 'forgotten/not received your password' and a new password will be issued. If you have any further technical issues, please email

Yes! Similar to a physical event, at our Virtual Open Day you have the option to add documents and links to your virtual event bag which you can download directly to your device at the end of the event.

Yes, our current students can't wait to meet you and answer your questions. Ask about student life, accommodation, life in North Queensland, study and work schedules ... anything you like.

Yes! Our academics will be behind each of the booths during the virtual event, ready to answer any questions you may have.

You will be able to take a virtual tour of your future room and download information about accommodation providers, room options, fees and more.

At JCU's Virtual Open Day you can access and download course information, visit virtual booths and live chat with academics and JCU advisors, network with current students, attend live presentations and explore our virtual campuses!

Download the event program for the full presentation schedule and details on all other available activities.

Yes, we would love to take you on a campus tour of JCU Townsville or Cairns. You can book here.

Don't worry if you are unable to attend on the evening, the platform will still be able to be accessed until Thursday, 12 October 2023.

Our future student advisors are here to provide more information about Virtual Open Day or to chat about the courses you’re interested in and how we can help you get there.

Call us from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday AEST.

You can also send us an email 24/7.

Yes, going to university is a big decision and we understand that you may have questions.

Book a one-on-one appointment and ask an expert JCU advisor your questions via Zoom.

From your first degree to your PhD, JCU has a study option to suit you. Whether you're local to Cairns and Townsville or live further afield, JCU hosts a series of events every year to meet with students like you to discuss your career aspirations and study plans to become ready today for tomorrow. Find out more.