Orientation week commences 9.00am Sunday 16 February 2020 . Early arrivals (not before 8.30am Friday 14 February 2020) please email the Halls (halls@uq.edu.au) for arrangements.
You are advised to bring
  • bed linen: at least 2 sheets (King single), pillow(s) & pillowslip(s) blankets/doona
  • towels (incl. beach towel)
  • powerboard with safety switch
  • pegs and washing powder
  • your own Medicare card (if applicable)
  • a coffee/tea mug and some minor crockery/cutlery items for your room

(No crockery or cutlery is to be removed from the dining hall)

Your room is provided with
  • bed (incl. mattress)
  • mattress protector
  • study desk
  • study chair
  • wardrobe and mirror
  • internet access
You may wish to bring
  • stereo (bring headphones)
  • refrigerator (bar fridge size less than 140 litre)
  • free standing reading lamp
  • computer (see below)
  • musical instruments
  • portable fan (for summer)
  • alarm clock
  • sports equip, golf clubs, etc.
  • potted plants with drip trays
  • non offensive posters (To be only attached with blue tack NO Yellow Tack)
  • bicycle with helmet and suitable locking device

Computers:
The Halls have wireless and network cable connectivity.

Electrical Items:
All items that can be plugged into a power point must be checked and a dated tag attached to each item before you bring them to Halls. This includes those still under a warranty period.

PRIVATE AIR-CONDITIONING UNITS AND EVAPORATIVE UNITS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO BE FITTED TO YOUR ROOMS
 

You may NOT bring

  • your own bed /couch or daybed
  • private air-conditioning units
  • evaporative air units
  • candles, incense or oil burners
  • pets (excepting fish in a small bowl)
  • knives (including Swiss Army knives.)
  • firearms or other weapons
  • fireworks or explosives
  • any unlawful substance