Upcoming events

What better way to immerse yourself (and your students) in Deakin than by attending one of our events? Our annual Career Practitioner Seminar, information sessions, one-on-one consultations, open days… there’s always something to put in your diary.

Upcoming events

February events

EventDescriptionDateLocation
Careers Practitioners SeminarProfessional development event for career practitioners.13 FebruaryGeelong Waurn Ponds Campus

March events

EventDescriptionDateLocation
Top ArtsDiscover the creative talents of a new generation of artists.

Top Arts celebrates the exceptional work of students who have completed Art or Studio Arts as part of VCE. Deakin is the Major Sponsor.
24 March - 16 JulyNational Gallery of Victoria

Federation Square

NGV Design Studio
Western District TIS
28-30 MarchWarrnambool Campus

April events

EventDescriptionDateLocation
Step on Campus (with a current Deakin Student)Opportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays.3, 6, 10 & 13 AprilAll campuses 
Medical Imaging, Optometry and Medicine Information EveningInformation evening for prospective students.12 April Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

May events

Event Description Date Location
VCE and Careers Expo 
4, 5, 6 & 7 May  Off campus - Caulfield
Public Relations workshops - How to stand out from the crowdThe workshop is designed to give students an insight into
Communications and Public Relations, equip them with
professional skills, not only relevant to the industry, but to everyday life.
5 & 12 May          Melbourne Burwood Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
Criminology workshopWhy do people commit the crimes they do?

Why are certain behaviours identified as criminal?

During this workshop, students will investigate the causes of crime and will brainstorm the question 'what should we do about crime'?
9 May Melbourne Burwood Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
VCE Accounting Teachers PD Seminar
9 May Melbourne Burwood Campus
Language master classesLanguage can literally take you anywhere!

Students will take part in a mini language class and will get a head start on learning the world's most strategic languages - Arabic, Indonesian, Chinese and Spanish.

Students will also learn why language skills are highly sought after by employers, across the globe.
10 May Melbourne Burwood Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
International Studies workshopStudents will explore what it means to be a global citizen and how international studies at Deakin can provide them with a truly authentic international experience.17 May Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
Geelong Science and Engineering ChallengeOrganised and promoted by SEBE.18-19 MayGeelong Waurn Ponds Campus
Illuminate: NextGen Challenge
22-26 MayGeelong Waterfront Campus
Communications workshops- Welcome to the real world.This workshop provides a practical, hands-on exploration of how social media can be harnessed to convey messages and connect with communities in meaningful ways.

Participants will engage in self-reflection on their existing online identity(s) while being exposed to personal and professional strategies for developing a strong digital presence.
24 MayMelbourne Burwood Campus

Geelong (date and campus TBC)
Illuminate: NextGen Challenge
29 May - 4 JuneMelbourne Burwood Campus

June events

Event Description Date Location
Great South Coast Science and Engineering ChallengeOrganised and promoted by SEBE. 20 JuneWarrnambool Campus
Eastern TIS
28-29 June

July events

Event Description Date Location
Geelong TIS
22-23 JulyGeelong Waterfront Campus
Nursing and Midwifery Information Session
26 & 29 JulyMelbourne Burwood Campus
Nursing and Midwifery Information Session
26 & 29 JulyGeelong Waterfront Campus
Reinvent Your Career Expo Expo designed to help NSL find the next step in their career. 29-30 JulyOff campus - Melbourne

August events

Event Description Date Location
Open Day
6 August Warrnambool Campus
Nursing and Midwifery Information Session
11 AugustWarrnambool Campus
Open Day
20 August Geelong (campus TBC) 
Open Day
27 AugustMelbourne Burwood Campus

September events

EventDescriptionDateLocation
Deakin Accelerate Information Evening - WarrnamboolAn information evening held to inform prospective 2018 students about the program offerings and how to apply.12 SeptemberWarrnambool Campus
Deakin Accelerate Information Evening - GeelongAn information evening held to inform prospective 2018 students about the program offerings and how to apply.19 SeptemberGeelong Waurn Ponds Campus
Deakin Accelerate Information Evening - BurwoodAn information evening held to inform prospective 2018 students about the program offerings and how to apply.21 SeptemberMelbourne Burwood Campus
Step on Campus (with a current Deakin Student)Opportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays.25 & 28 SeptemberAll campuses

October events

EventDescriptionDateLocation
Step on Campus (with a current Deakin Student)Opportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays.2 & 5 OctoberAll campuses
Deakin Inspired MindsOpportunity to engage high achieving Yr 9 students and introduce them to Deakin, research and study methods.23-27 October & 2 NovemberMelbourne Burwood Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
Discover Deakin
24 OctoberWarrnambool Campus

November events

Event Description Date Location
PaperSpace Exhibition (School of Architecture)PaperSpace is the annual exhibition from the School of Architecture and Built Environment, showcasing outstanding work completed by undergraduate and postgraduate students from architecture, construction management and landscape architecture.

The exhibition is free and open to the public.
6-10 NovemberFederation Square
PaperSpace Exhibition (School of Architecture) PaperSpace is the annual exhibition from the School of Architecture and Built Environment, showcasing outstanding work completed by undergraduate and postgraduate students from architecture, construction management and landscape architecture.

The exhibition is free and open to the public.
14-24 NovemberGeelong Waterfront Campus

December events

Event Description Date Location
Change of Preference activities
TBC All campuses