The Examinations Section provides centralised services and support to ensure consistent and high-quality conduct of examinations across all campuses of the University.

Information for

Team members

Barbara Sheahan

Assistant Secretary, Assessment Sub-Committee

Rod Whybird

Senior Administrative Officer
Secretary, GPAM Working Party

Agnes Kil

Coordinator, Examinations

Mia Slaughter

Administrative Officer (Rotational) – Nov 2019 to Oct 2020


Keippa Newton

Administrative Officer

Sarah Scott

Administrative Officer

Loan Doan

Administrative Officer

Charlotte Liehr

Examinations Assistant


Key responsibilities

  • Schedule and supervise exams across all UQ campuses for central exams
  • Manage exam papers for central exams; including printing, distribution to venues, and delivery of completed exam scripts to Schools for marking
  • Train and recruit casual exam supervisors
  • Facilitate alternative exam arrangements for students who are unable to sit their exams with the main cohort
  • Facilitate arrangements for UQ students to sit exams off-campus, where applicable
  • Host exams at a UQ campus for other institutions
  • Provide advice to students and staff about exam matters.


  Opening hours

8am–5pm (Monday–Friday)
Note: The office is open for extended hours during the end of semester examination periods, Monday to Saturday.

All face-to-face student enquiries must be directed to the Student Centre.

Students are encouraged to find information via my.UQ, in the first instance; or contact us using the number or email address below.

  +61 7 3365 2488