This session is compulsory for all new undergraduate economics students.

It introduces students to the School of Economics, its staff and programs. A welcome morning tea will be held directly after the session, so students can socialise and meet some of the School's academic staff members.

Session overview

  • Welcome and general introduction
  • Life as a UQ Economics student
  • Resources and assistance for first year students
  • Benefits of joining the University of Queensland Economics Society (UQES)
  • Overview of UQ Union services
  • Morning tea at conclusion
  • Advising session for undergraduate international students straight after the morning tea.

Note: Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics students do not need to attend this session if they attend their own session.

About O-Week

UQ and the BEL Faculty host a number of important information and social events during O-Week. To find out more visit UQ Orientation.


Physiology lecture theatres (#63)
The University of Queensland
St Lucia campus