Covid status Normal

University COVID-19 risk rating: Normal—this is the typical base setting for relaxed restrictions across all Griffith campuses.

Find out more

COVID-19 information for the Griffith community

Griffith continues to operate in COVID normal conditions and is prepared to respond to increased restriction or lockdowns, in accordance with the University's COVID-19 Management Plan.

Stay up to date with the latest Queensland Government COVID-19 updates.


Supporting staff

The health, safety and wellbeing of our staff and students is our number one priority.

Staff and their immediate family members can access our free and confidential counselling service, Benestar.

COVID-19 Leave arrangements

COVID-19 sick leave for casual staff

Supporting students

There are a range of support options available to students who have been impacted by COVID-19. .

Assessment extensions

Student support

Scenarios - What to do

Staff, Student or HDR Candidate Required to Self-Isolate or Confirmed Positive for COVID-19

Frequently asked questions

Stay up to date with the latest information about coronavirus and travel advice:

You can also call the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080 or call 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84).

Contact Health and Medical Services

PLEASE NOTE: Face-to-face & Telehealth consultations are now available. Please book online or contact your desired location.

Digital Campus

(07) 3735 7299
If you are in a medical emergency, call 000 (triple zero) for ambulance from any phone or 112 from a mobile

Gold Coast

(07) 5552 8734
Monday to Friday
8.30 am to 4.30 pm
Level 1, Student Centre (G33)
University Drive, Southport QLD 4215


(07) 3735 7299
Monday to Friday
9 am to 5 pm
Level 1, Sewell (N12)
Kessels Road, Nathan QLD 4111

After hours

Gold Coast and Nathan

National Home Doctor Service

137 425

Domestic students/staff

13 HEALTH is a confidential phone service that provides health advice to Queenslanders.

You can phone and talk to a registered nurse 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for the cost of a local call.

13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84)

International students

Allianz Care Australia offers OSHC and OVHC Visitors Plus members a service that allows you to speak to a qualified doctor 24/7 via phone or video call.

See their website for more information about this free service.


For all medical emergencies, call 000 (triple zero) for ambulance from any phone or 112 from a mobile. Then report the emergency to Griffith Campus Support Team (security), free call 1800 800 707.

Visit the emergency room of nearby public hospital (free emergency care to Australian residents):

  • The Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Hospital at Cnr Kessels Rd and Troughton Rd, Coopers Plains
  • Princess Alexandra Hospital at 199 Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba
  • Gold Coast University Hospital at 1 Hospital Blvd, Southport