Welcome to BEL! With your new classmates, you’ll meet BEL Buddies who will talk you through what to expect in your first few weeks of university, go on a scavenger hunt and finish up at BELfest - a free festival to celebrate the beginning of your studies! At BELfest there will be a huge range of awesome stalls, food vendors, entertainment, competitions and games!

Register for your Welcome Day using the links below:

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.