This is your #UQLIFE

Your UQLife is more than just study. It encompasses a range of events, experiences and programs to keep you engaged, motivated and connected. Immerse yourself in O-Week, NAIDOC Festival, Volunteer Week, Mental Health Week and more. With events happening weekly, there is something for everyone.

This site has lots of information and links to the various resources and activities that you can participate in, regardless of whether you are able to come to campus.

What's happening?

17 April - 2 May | Dutton Park, Herston, Gatton, St Lucia
Have fun and recharge during your study weeks! Unwind, get creative, meet new people and grab a snack! Take 5 is here for you to break away from your studies for a moment of peace and/or fun.
27 May – 3 June | Dutton Park, Herston, Gatton, St Lucia
National Reconciliation Week's theme for 2024, Now More Than Ever, is a reminder to all of us that no matter what, the fight for justice and the rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people will – and must – continue. Program details coming soon.
SWOTVAC
27 - 31 May | Dutton Park, Herston, Gatton, St Lucia
Take a break and find new motivation for studying with some support both online and on-campus! Program details coming soon.

Upcoming events

Student looking at a spread of muesli and energy bars

Take 5 | St Lucia (Session 2)

23 April 2024 11:00am2:00pm
Pop by Student Central and give your mind and body a rest, and a treat! De-stress with board games or arts and crafts, or get a boost of energy from our free snacks. Find a spot to chill or to recharge in between your classes, and enjoy some lo-fi music and lowkey vibes with your friends or just by yourself!
Two students getting sandwiches together

Take 5 | Herston

24 April 2024 11:30am1:00pm
Pop by Oral Health Building and give your mind and body a rest, and a treat! De-stress with board games or arts and crafts, or get a boost of energy from our free snacks. Find a spot to chill or to recharge in between your classes, and enjoy some lo-fi music and lowkey vibes with your friends or just by yourself!
Hand taking a bag of snacks.

Take 5 | Gatton

1 May 2024 11:30am1:00pm
Pop by Central Walkway and give your mind and body a rest, and a treat! De-stress with board games or arts and crafts, or get a boost of energy from our free snacks. Find a spot to chill or to recharge in between your classes, and enjoy some lo-fi music and lowkey vibes with your friends or just by yourself!
Student making clay art

Take 5 | St Lucia (Session 3)

2 May 2024 11:00am2:00pm
Pop by Student Central and give your mind and body a rest, and a treat! De-stress with board games or arts and crafts, or get a boost of energy from our free snacks. Find a spot to chill or to recharge in between your classes, and enjoy some lo-fi music and lowkey vibes with your friends or just by yourself!

Supporting your #UQLife

Learn out about mentoring and opportunities to make connections online. Explore our online events and activations that will help enhance your UQLifeOnline
Find out about mental health resources, emergency support, counselling, student advisers and accommodation assistance.
UQ offers a range of counselling services to suit your needs including individual support, tailored wellbeing programs and e-mental health.
Over the past few months, we have been busy making changes to the campus, facilities and services, getting ready for your safe return to campus.
 

Meet the Student Experience Team

Our team includes Experience, Engagement, Volunteering, Mentoring, Student-Staff Partners Representation and Student Voices.

 

Meet the team

 

General enquiries

 1300 275 870
 student.services@uq.edu.au

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Monday to Friday
8.30am to 5pm

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