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, going to social events, joining clubs and societies and more. This jam packed week has a lot to offer, so get ready kick start week 1 with a bang.

Things to do during Connect Week

  • 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!
  • Attend the Official Welcome BBQ. This event brings thousands of new and current students together over a giant feast and entertainment as we welcome you to the new university year. 
  • Stop by the Welcome Hub Monday to Friday from 10am-6pm. The hub is a great place to get further information, receive freebies, win prizes, listen to live music and sit back and relax.
  • If you are a new International student stop by the Arrival Lounge at St Lucia for information nights, games nights, speed friending, movie nights and more
  • Sign up to UQ Mates. This program is led by UQ students and connects students online based on hobbies such as food, travel, art, entertainment and more. Meet up for social events throughout the year and make new friends based on your interests!

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.