Getting prepared

Getting prepared

Make a day of it

Come and meet us face-to-face and we’ll show you why UQ could be the place for you

Open Days
See UQ up-close and personal. Speak with our friendly staff, take a campus tour and attend information sessions about studying and life at UQ.
Campus tours
Come and see what UQ's really like with a one-hour guided tour of campus where you can soak up the atmosphere and check out the facilities first-hand.
Find the course. Find the training. Find your career. If you're seeking some direction or keen to check out your options, you'll find what you're looking for at TSXPO.

Make yourself at home

Vibrant, young and entrepreneurial, Brisbane is a city that’s perfectly set up for student life

Planning your arrival

Before you start

 Visit us on Open Day

 Download UQ Checklist from Starting at UQ

 Check out accommodation options

 Get the UQnav app

After you arrive

 Make the most of O-Week

 Join clubs and societies

 Get to know UQ’s student support services

 Look at the Academic Calendar

Come for a test drive

Test drive university while still at high school

Young Scholars Program (YSP)

If you are a high-achieving secondary school student, YSP is an excellent opportunity to discover, learn and engage with our academic community and like-minded students from across Queensland.

Find out more info

Enhanced Studies Program (ESP)

Want an opportunity to try out university before committing to tertiary study? The Enhanced Studies Program lets you complete a university course at one of three UQ campuses during Semester 1 of Year 12.

What can I study?

Adjusting to university

Whether this is your first time away from home or you’re going back to study after a break, starting university is a time of great change. It's understandable to feel like things are moving very quickly.

Learn to see the potential of the world. Gain the knowledge to make it better.

Need help button