Connect Week is all about making connections at university that last a life time. It will be an opportunity to start connecting with your peers, faculties, clubs, societies and more. This jam packed week has a lot to offer, so get ready kick start week 1 with a bang.

  • Start the week off by being a part of history. Help UQ shine a light on mental health awareness by helping the University break the record for the worlds largest mindfullness lesson.
  • Connect yourself to the wider University at Market day. With hundreds of stalls on display, this event is a must for all students, highlighting internal and external services, clubs, societies and programs for all students to get involved in. There will be lots of freebies, competitions and chances to sign up for memberships, events, sporting teams and more!
  • Join us for the second largest feast of Orientation...the Great Picnic. Bring your new mates, sit back and relax and enjoy an afternoon of entertainment.
  • The Welcome Hub and International Arrival Lounge at St Lucia will also continue to be a focal point for new Students during Connect Week as well as a number of other key events.
  • For those of you who are looking to meet friends and study buddies in a more targeted setting, feel free to check out UQ's very own social network: UQ Mates. Whether you're into food, drink, entertainment, art, travel, sport or just want to meet like-minded students... UQ Mates is a great way to find your circle.

To view event sessions: Click on the tabs below to view sessions and events being held at your campus or simply click ‘All’ to view all events from all campuses. Click into each event for further information about dates, times, sessions and registration information.