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

EventDescriptionDateTimeLocation
T1 online chats N/A 2, 5 & 6 February 10am - 7pm Online
Deakin Accelerate Orientation A welcome and introduction to studying at Deakin for the 2018 Deakin Accelerate students. 15 February TBC Warrnambool
Design Thinking Lecture SeriesTBCTBCTBCTBC
Career Practitioners SeminarProfessional development event for career practitioners23 February9.15am - 3.15pmBurwood
Deakin Accelerate OrientationA welcome and introduction to studying at Deakin for the 2018 Deakin Accelerate students. 24 FebruaryTBCBurwood

March events

EventDescriptionDateTimeLocation
Top Arts"Discover 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."
28 MarchTBCNational Gallery of Victoria

Federation Square

NGV Design Studio
Western District TISN/A27, 28 & 29 MarchTBCWarrnambool

April events

EventDescriptionDateTimeLocation
Step on Campus Opportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays 5 & 12 April 11am & 1pm Burwood
Step on Campus Opportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays 6 & 13 April 11am & 1pmWaurn Ponds
Step on Campus Opportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays 11 April 11am & 1pmWaterfront & Warrnambool
Medical Imaging, Optometry and Medicine Information EveningInformation evening for prospective students10 April6pm - 8pmWaurn Ponds
Indonesian Film FestivalReelOzIndFest is the first short film competition that brings Australian and Indonesian filmmakers together to share their work and stories. Also meet current staff and students studying Indonesian.24 April5.00pm-7.00pmWaurn Ponds

May events

EventDescriptionDateTimeLocation
VCE and Careers ExpoAustralia's biggest education and careers expo is now in its 26th year 3, 4, 5 & 6 MayTBC Off Campus - Caulfield

June events

EventDescriptionDateTimeLocation
The Forensic DetectiveN/A 4 - 15 June (except Queens Birthday)9.30 - 2.30pm Waurn Ponds
Criminology Information SessionAn information session that focuses on studying Criminology at Deakin. Also gain further understanding in why do people commit the crimes they do? Why are certain behaviours identified as criminal? Investigate the causes of crime and discover the actions we should take. 6 June
Geelong and Burwood
Bachelor of Arts- where can it take you?Gain an insight into our Bachelor of Arts degree and how it prepares students for a wide range of careers, equipping them with job ready skills. An opportunity to learn about our work-integrated learning program and the opportunities available to Bachelor of Arts students.6 June
Geelong and Burwood
Great South Coast Science and Engineering ChallengeN/A12 June9.30 - 2.30pmWarrnambool
Geelong Science and Engineering ChallengeN/A14 - 15 June9.30 - 2.30pmWaurn Ponds
Eastern TISN/A20 - 21 June9am - 4pmBurwood
STEM Work Experience Program for Young WomenThis week-long program provides an introduction to STEM at a tertiary level, and allows participants to experience possible STEM career pathways in a fun and nurturing environment.

Attendees spend a day with each of the four schools with the faculty (Life and Environmental Sciences, Engineering, Architecture and Built Environment and Information). 
25 - 29 June9am - 4pmWaurn Ponds

July events

EventDescriptionDateTimeLocation
DeakinInspireA one day conference style event that aims to inspire and empower students to achieve their future goals and ambitions at Deakin. A mix of course exploration and personal development. 3 JulyTBC Burwood
DeakinInspireA one day conference style event that aims to inspire and empower students to achieve their future goals and ambitions at Deakin. A mix of course exploration and personal development.5 JulyTBCWaterfront
Nursing and Midwifery Information SessionInformation session and lab tour for prospective students18 July6 - 8pmBurwood & Waterfront
Exercise and Sport Science Information SessionInformation session and lab tour for prospective students18 July6pm - 7.30pmBurwood
Food and Nutrition Science Information SessionInformation session and lab tour for prospective students18 July 6pm - 7.30pmBurwood
Health Sciences Information EveningInformation evening for prospective students19 July6pm - 7.30pmBurwood & Waterfront
Social Work Information EveningInformation Evening for Prospective Students19 July 6pm - 7pmWaterfront
Nursing and Midwifery Information SessionInformation session and lab tour for prospective students21 July2.30pm - 4.30pmBurwood & Waterfront
Exercise and Sport Science Information SessionInformation session and lab tour for prospective students21 July2.30pm - 4.00pmWaurn Ponds
Education Information SessionAn information evening held to inform prospective students about our teaching specialisations. An opportunity to engage with current Education students and teaching staff. Hear about our professional experience program and why our teaching graduates are so highly sought-after.24 July4-5pmWarrnambool
Education Information SessionAn information evening held to inform prospective students about our teaching specialisations. An opportunity to engage with current Education students and teaching staff. Hear about our professional experience program and why our teaching graduates are so highly sought-after.24 July5.30-6.30pmGeelong and Burwood
Occupational Therapy Information SessionInformation session and lab tour for prospective students24 July6pm - 7.30pmWaterfront
Psychology Information EveningInformation Evening for Prospective Students24 July6pm - 7.30pmBurwood & Waterfront
Health Course Information Evening (Nursing and  Midwifery, Health Sciences and Psychology)Information Evening for Prospective Students25 July6pm - 8pmWarrnambool
Geelong TISN/A26 - 27 July9am - 4pmWaterfront
The Careers ExpoExpo designed to help NSL find the next step in their career20, 21, 22 & 23 JulyTBCOff Campus - Melbourne

August events

EventDescriptionDateTimeLocation
Open Day
5 Aug9am-3pm Warrnambool
Open Day
19 Aug9am-3pmGeelong
Open Day
26 Aug9am-3pmBurwood

September events

EventDescriptionDateTimeLocation
Deakin Accelerate Information EveningAn information evening held to inform prospective students about the offerings and how to apply for the 2019 Deakin Accelerate program 6 Sept5.30 - 7pm Warrnambool
Deakin Accelerate Information EveningAn information evening held to inform prospective students about the offerings and how to apply for the 2019 Deakin Accelerate program13 Sept5.30 - 7pmGeelong - Waurn Ponds
Education Information SessionAn information evening held to inform prospective students about our teaching specialisations. An opportunity to engage with current Education students and teaching staff. Hear about our professional experience program and why our teaching graduates are so highly sought-after.13 September4-5pmWarrnambool
Education Information SessionAn information evening held to inform prospective students about our teaching specialisations. An opportunity to engage with current Education students and teaching staff. Hear about our professional experience program and why our teaching graduates are so highly sought-after.13 September5.30-6.30pmGeelong and Burwood
Deakin Accelerate Information EveningAn information evening held to inform prospective students about the offerings and how to apply for the 2019 Deakin Accelerate program18 Sept5.30 - 7pmBurwood
Step on CampusOpportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays26 Sept11am & 1pmBurwood
Step on CampusOpportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays27 Sept11am & 1pmWaurn Ponds
Creative Arts - Folio Information EveningAn information evening tailored to students submitting a creative arts folios and an opportunity to see the facilities at the Waterfront campus, and gain further understanding of the entrance requirements and expectations for folios.11 - 12 Sept5.30 - 7pm11 / Burwood
 
12 / Waterfront

October events

EventDescriptionDateTime Location
Step on CampusOpportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays2 Oct11am & 1pmWaterfront & Warrnambool
Step on CampusOpportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays3 Oct11am & 1pmBurwood
Step on CampusOpportunity for prospective students to book a personalised tour of Deakin with an ambassador during school holidays4 Oct11am & 1pmWaurn Ponds
DeakinInspireA one day conference style event that aims to inspire and empower students to achieve their future goals and ambitions at Deakin. A mix of course exploration and personal development.23 OctTBCWarrnambool

November events

EventDescriptionDateLocation
TBC


December events

Event Description Date Location
TBC