Getting started

Before you embark on your adventures and begin activities, there are some things you need to consider.

We recommend that you familiarise yourself with the information outlined below.

1. Understand the Award requirements

To get started in the Employability Award program, you will need to understand the program requirements. Here are a few key things to get you on your way:

  • Familiarise yourself with the resources available for the Award, in particular the Conditions of Participation.
  • Make a note of important program deadlines
  • Review the information on how to Plan your success to ensure you are a step above the rest and are best prepared to apply your skills in the workplace.

Activities Guide

Activities are grouped into three core categories.

 Download the guide;(PDF, 1.7MB)

 Important dates

After completing all the Award activities and upon entering your final semester at UQ, you must complete the two-stage Application Process to be considered for recieving the Award upon Graduation.  The written application via my ePortfolio must be submitted by the below dates:  

29 April for Semester 1, 2019 graduations

30 September for Semester 2, 2019 graduations

Please note: these are firm dates and no extensions will be granted.