Your university experience
There’s a reason why we’re rated one of Australia’s top universities. We can help you get all the support you need for your course, career and general wellbeing. Book a one-on-one digital mentoring session, join a club (we’ve got everything from anime to basketball) or connect with new friends. Whether you'll be studying online or on campus, get ready for a great time.
Why study at Deakin
Our student satisfaction ranks the highest among all the Victorian universities. Join more than 60,000 students who’ve chosen Deakin for our practical, hands-on approach to learning.
Orientation and getting started
Nervous about starting university? There's no need to be – we've got everything in place to help you through the process.
Away from the textbooks, there's a whole campus to explore. We'll help you find the best eateries, where to work out and which clubs and societies to join.
Getting to Deakin
There are several options to get to campus, including public transport, shuttle buses and parking facilities. Most campuses also have visitor parking available.
Whether you choose to stay for a week, a trimester or a year – we have just the place for you.
Discover our inspiring campuses
Take a look at our campuses and get a feel for why we're the #1 university for student satisfaction in Victoria.
Graduation is a celebration of all your hard work and completing your studies. Whether you're finishing your studies or showing your support from the crowd, here's everything you need to know about graduating at Deakin.
We have events running all year round for future students. Get a taste of our progressive, real-world learning at our course information webinars. Meet teachers, hear student stories and discover the right course for you.
Virtual Open Day 2020
Deakin's 2020 Open Day will be an online event held on Sunday 16 August, 9am–4pm. Tune into webinars about study areas that interest you, participate in live Q&A sessions with study experts and hear firsthand about uni life from current students.
We're here to help
Starting uni is a chance to grow as a person and realise your goals.
Three steps to find time for study, work and life
Set yourself up for success by following these three steps to manage your time.
Why you won't feel lonely or isolated when you study online
Online study brings many opportunities to connect with others through social media and technology as part of your course.