Welcome to #UQLife

Prepare before Orientation Week before 12 February

Orientation Week 12-16 February

Your first few weeks

  • Get started

    Our starting at UQ website will walk you through everything you need to know as a new student. Through the website you can learn how to:

    • choose courses for your program
    • sign on to classes
    • connect to wifi
    • get a student ID card.
    Get started
  • 1. Connect Week
    Connect week

    Join the social scene and make new mates during Connect Week. This week is all about making connections that last throughout your time at UQ, join clubs and societies and sign up to UQ Mates.

    This week you can flaunt your knowledge at the UQ Big Quiz, get active with social sport, and show your flexible side at our Twister Tournament.

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  • 2. Culture Week
    Culture week

    From Chinese lion dancing to Latin American piƱata making – you’ll be able to experience the diverse cultures at UQ during Culture Week.

    For those who are inspired to travel, our UQ Abroad team will be available to talk about the range of global experiences available to you.

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  • 3. Success Week
    Success week

    From the time you accept your offer to when you walk across the graduation stage – UQ has a variety of services available to you to support your success every step of the way.

    Find out about the range of opportunities available to you during your degree to enhance your employability and get acquainted with your support services. At the end of the week be sure to take a well-deserved breather by relaxing at our Chill Out Zones.

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Your program sessions

Attend all compulsory program sessions for essential advice and learn how to choose your courses.

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