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High school activities

Visits, tours and workshops for high school students and career advisers.

Looking for international high school activities?

If you're based outside Australia, you can find events and activities on the Teachers and guidance counsellors page. 

Experience UQ

The best way to know if something's right is to experience it firsthand. Whatever career or interest your students want to explore, we offer a range of opportunities to experience and test-drive UQ.

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Campus tours

Bring your school group to St Lucia campus for a tour and tailored activities. 
Indigenous students

Indigenous Tertiary Experience Day

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander high school students get a glimpse into life on campus.
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High school visits

We can visit high schools in Queensland and northern New South Wales, or present virtually to schools around Australia.

Book an activity by study area

Your students can test-drive UQ with a wide range of workshops and activities. Find a selection of events below or browse the full list of student experiences (PDF, 7.17 MB)

Events for career advisers

Our annual Career Advisers Conference brings together career and guidance counsellors from around Queensland and Australia to share and learn about UQ.

We also host the UQ Breakfast Club series, where you can hear updates from faculties and get answers to your questions.

Learn more about our events for career advisers
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Event dates

Find events for high school students and career advisers.

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High school events calendar

Plan the year ahead with our calendar of events for high school students and career advisers.
FSA Expo

Career expos

Meet us at career expos and markets across Queensland. 
TSXPO participants listen to a UQ staff member
13 July - 14 July


Find everything related to education and employment at TSXPO. Exhibitors include Australian and international universities, private education providers, TAFE institutes, Defence Force recruiting, student support services, and employers.
Brisbane City
religious temple
17 July - 18 July

World Religions Symposium 2024

Explore how major world religions have had, and continue to have, profound impacts on societies around the globe.
St Lucia
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1 August - 3 October

UQ Ready

Join us in person or online for an informative night that will provide you with everything you need for a smooth transition from high school to university.