Join us at your welcome day, where you'll meet your BEL Buddy and new classmates. You'll go on a Scavenger Hunt around campus with your new friends and then head over to BELfest, an exclusive free festival for BEL students!

There will be a huge range of awesome stalls, including UQ Library and other support services, food stalls, competitions and games!

Afterwards, get the lowdown on the Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics (Honours)! Attend your program session to find out how to get the most out of your program and meet fellow students. You’ll also have the opportunity to speak with course advisors, tutors and other staff members to ask questions.

Your registration includes access to the following:

  • BEL Welcome:
    10-10:30am at 49-200, GHD Auditorium in Advanced Engineering Building
  • Scavenger Hunt
    10.30-11am, The University of Queensland
  • BELfest:
    11am-12.30pm at Building 27A, UQ Centre Exhibition Hall
  • Orientation session:
    12:30pm-1:30pm at 27A-220, UQ Centre Lecture Theatre 

For help, check out UQ Maps.

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 Lecture Theatre, UQ Centre (Building 27A), The University of Queensland, St Lucia