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Muslim Chaplain @ UQ

The Muslim Chaplain / Imam is an official visiting staff of UQ and is appointed by the University for religious needs of Muslim students at the University. The Muslim Chaplain, and the Chaplain’s Team of Volunteers, organise and take care of Prayer Room and Worship needs of Muslim students at the Campus.

Some of the main roles of the Muslim Chaplain / Imam and the Chaplain’s Team of Volunteers are the following:

  • To maintain the Prayer Room areas provided at the UQ Multifaith Centre
  • The Friday Prayer (Jumu’ah) at UQ
  • Ramadan Taraweeh prayers and the Iftars
  • To be available for religious advice (“pastoral care”) for Muslim students at the Campus
  • To write letters, on behalf of UQ Muslim students’ religious needs, to UQ Examinations or others when an exam may clash with Friday Prayer or Ramadan obligations.

Muslim Chaplain at UQ

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Updates

Limited Iftar From Today at UQ

April 14th, 2021|0 Comments

Assalamualaykum Warahmatullah Brothers and Sisters, Ramadan Iftar at UQ Announcement: This Ramadan, starting today, we will be giving Iftar food each day inshaAllah. Due to Covid restrictions, we cannot sit in the Prayer Room and eat.

Ramadan & Taraweh Update for UQ 2021

April 11th, 2021|0 Comments

Assalamualaykum Warahmatullah wabarakaatuh everyone!  The month of Ramadan is a blessed month, and a time of the year we all look forward to. Ramadaan begins inshaAllah on either 12th or 13th April next week, pending the moon sighting.  Alhamdu lillah, this year, we

Masks Needed & Rego Links for This Fri Prayer

April 1st, 2021|0 Comments

Assalamualaykum Warahmatullah Brothers and Sisters, Update: Masks Are Now Compulsory for Fri Prayer For Near Future InshaAllah our Friday Prayer at UQ for tomorrow (2/4/21) can proceed as planned. However, the following rules must be

Services

Prayer Room & Facilities

Prayer rooms are opened but with strict adherence to govt policy on social distancing.

Calendar

Semester one

Important Dates Dates
Orientation Week  17 Feb – 21 Feb 2020
UQU Club & Society Day 19 Feb 2020
Semester 1 Class commences 24 Feb 2020
Market Day 26 Feb 2020
Semester 1 mid semester break 9 April 2020
Likelihood of Ramadan begins 25 April 2020
Likelihood of Eid Fitr 25 May 2020
Semester 1 Class ends 30 May 2020
Final Examination period 6 June to 20 June 2020