Chancellor State College

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Principal's Welcome


Three reasons to choose Chancellor State College

  1. A world-class educational facility offering excellent learning opportunities
  2. Highly experienced, caring and professional staff who support the school charter of: ‘Care; Consideration; Commitment; Challenge and Co-operation’ to ensure that students can be ‘the best we can be’
  3. An award-winning homestay program that ensures a safe and caring environment for every student​

School Information

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Chancellor State College is a vibrant community of over 3000 students from 50 different countries of birth and speaking 47 languages.

Only nine minutes to the beach, our modern campus is part of the Education Precinct of the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). We share a 3,000 seat sports stadium, professional athletics track, Olympic-size swimming pool, and our Performing Arts Complex is State-of-theart. Robotics programs produce Australian and world champions and our robotics labs are best practice.

Our relationship with USC means we offer a seamless pathway from Prep to university. Camps visit Fraser Island, Kakadu (The Outback), the Great Barrier Reef and Sydney. Students perform above the state average in all schooling domains.

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Homestay* enables EQI students to truly experience Australia's famous lifestyle.

By living with an Australian host family international students become part of the local community and have a fantastic opportunity to practise their English in a safe and caring home environment. International students often develop lasting friendships with their homestay families.

  • Students have their own bedroom with study facilities, three meals a day, and access to transport to and from school, and to school activities
  • Host families are carefully selected from within the school community and undergo a police check as required by Queensland law

Standard Homestay fees have been set and these are listed on the EQI program fees page.

Read more about accommodation and welfare.

* Students enrolled in Primary School must live with a parent or close relative as defined by the Australian Immigration Regulations.

University or vocational pathways

School facilities

  • Indoor sports stadium
  • Purpose-built robotics labs
  • Performing arts centre
  • Café
  • Music laboratory with recording facilities
  • Green room for film and television
  • Gymnasium
  • Olympic-sized swimming pool
  • Five marine studies boats

Extracurricular activities

  • Free surfing lesson as a welcome gift
  • International students school camps program to ionic Australian locations
  • Instrumental music program, ensembles, concert bands, orchestra and stage band
  • World Athletics track and field program

Holiday adventure programs

EQI holiday adventure programs are an exciting and safe way for international students to travel and sightsee during school holidays.

There's an adventure to suit every taste - from visiting city landmarks and riding camels on an unforgettable Australian outback adventure, to exploring ancient rainforests and swimming with turtles off Queensland's pristine white sand beaches.

All holiday adventures are fully guided and escorted by qualified Queensland Government teachers and staff to ensure student safety. These programs are open to international students enrolled in an EQI high school and additional fees apply. Find out more about our holiday adventure programs.


  • Japanese
  • Others via Distance Education in our supervised international classroom including Chinese, Italian, Spanish, French and German

Special programs

  • English as an Additional Language (EAL) – designed for international Students to meet English requirement for ATAR (Australian Tertiary Assessment Rank)
  • Australian and World Championship Robotics Programs
  • Marine Science and Aquatics programs including boating, house-boat camp and snorkelling on Lady Elliot Island (Great Barrier Reef)
  • Hospitality and Manufacturing studies providing students with industry experience using industry standard workshops and commercial kitchens
  • Athletics and gym coaching before and after school, including track and field
  • Academy programs – athletics, football and touch football
  • Diploma of Business and numerous Certificate III courses


The information and data in this webpage is subject to change without notice. Before submitting your application, if you are interested in:

  • a particular subject, sport, program or extracurricular activity offered by an EQI school; or
  • particular school facilities;

please contact EQI or the school directly to confirm it will be offered and/or available in the year you intend to study.

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Last updated 28 April 2022