The real fun begins at our BEL festival (BELfest) – your exclusive free welcome event! Meet like-minded friends and find out about student clubs and societies, support services and opportunities available to you. There will be exciting vendors, food stalls, live entertainment, competitions, games and more!

You will need to register to attend.

Current COVID-19 physical distancing requirements will be adhered to in order to reduce the prevalence of transferring the virus. Physical distancing advice is to keep at least 1.5m away from others. If you are showing any of the below noted COVID-19 symptoms, please stay home.​

COVID-19 symptoms:

  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Sore throat
  • Fatigue
  • Shortness of breath

About Student Orientation Events

Orientation Week (O-Week) is a program of social and academic activities designed to introduce students to life and study at The University of Queensland and the Business School.


UQ Centre Exhibition Hall, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072