Orientation

Welcome to your orientation for the Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology.

Orientation will prepare you for the start of your studies at UQ within the Faculty.

You will get the information you need to help get you started in your degree, learn about the services and support available in the Faculty and across UQ, connect with clubs and societies, and meet staff and students.

Join Professor Vicki Chen, Executive Dean, as she welcomes you to your studies in the Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology.

 

Getting started in your program

The University of Queensland Orientation Week ("O-week") for Semester 2, 2022 is scheduled for Monday 18 - Friday 22 of July.

The Faculty of EAIT orientation day is Thursday 21st of July.

Specific sessions will be held for each degree in the faculty, and these will provide essential information about your degree, tips for successful study and getting the most out of university, the opportunity to ask questions and to meet staff and other students.

As part of your Orientation preparation, be sure to watch the Welcome to EAIT presentation, Associate Professor Liza O'Moore, Associate Dean Academic, shares essential information for new students and tips to help you get started at UQ. 

 

Orientation recordings

Thank you for joining us for a successful Semester 1, 2022 Orientation, we hope you found the day informative and enjoyable. For those students who weren't able to attend, a recording of your session will be added below over the coming days. 

Please note, login via Zoom is required.

Undergraduate students

  • Welcome to the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - watch
  • Welcome to the Bachelor of Information Technology - watch.
  • Welcome to the Bachelor of Computer Science - watch. (passcode: AV$1jn5G)
  • Welcome to the Bachelor of Design - watch.
  • Welcome to the Bachelor of Architectural Design - watch.

Postgraduate students

  • Welcome to the Master of Engineering and Master of Engineering Science - watch.
    • Electrical engineering - Please contact the School of ITEE for further information.
    • Civil engineering - watch.
    • Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing, Mechatronics, and Renewable Energy - Please contact EAIT for further information.
    • Urban Water engineering - Please contact the School of Chemical Engineering for further information.
  • Welcome to the Master of Sustainable Energy - watch.
  • Welcome to the Master of Computer Science - watch.
  • Welcome to the Master of Cyber Security - watch.
  • Welcome to the Master of Data Science - watch.
  • Welcome to the Master of Architecture - watch.
  • Welcome to the Master of Urban Design & Development - watch.
  • Welcome to the Master of Information Technology - watch.
  • Welcome to the Master of Interaction Design - Please contact the School of ITEE for further information.

International students

  • Program information and orientation for international articulation students - watch.
  • Program information and orientation for all commencing international students - watch.

If your program is not listed here, get in touch with your course coordinator for orientation information related to your program.

Get ready for orientation

To complete your orientation, you need to do five things:

1. Download the UQ Nav app

If you are attending any events on-campus, install the UQ Nav app to help you find your way around the UQ Campus.

2. Install Zoom

If you will be attending any events online, install Zoom on your device, and log in with your UQ username and password.

3. Questions

Make a note of any questions you may already have and bring them along to the information session for your program. Each session will include a Q&A with your academic advisors.

4.  Attend

Attend the orientation information sessions for your program.

5.  Follow us

Follow us on Facebook (@UQEngTech and @UQArchitectureSchool) and Instagram (@UQEngTech and @UQArchitecture) to keep up to date with EAIT events.
 

Get online with Zoom

Online orientation sessions are held using Zoom, an online video, audio and screen sharing platform. You'll be asked to log in to Zoom using your UQ student username and password.

Before Orientation, ensure you have Zoom installed on your device and practice logging in with your username and password.

UQ provides information and support for installing Zoom, and accessing your UQ username and password.

Get in touch

Need more information or help getting started at UQ?