New state-of-the-art facilities
Deakin's Waurn Ponds Campus strives to offer state-of-the-art and accessible facilities so we can provide the best experience and services to our current and future students.
While we're undertaking our building projects, we aim for minimal disruption to our students, staff and visitors.
Current building projects
Deakin will be at the forefront of technological advancement for the Australian Defence industry, with the expansion of the Institute for Intelligent Systems Research and Innovation (IISRI).
Central Plaza upgrade
This three-stage project will transform the Central Plaza precinct into a modern, accessible and engaging student space.
Learn more about the Central Plaza upgrade
Building KA Infill and Level 5 Refurbishment
Deakin is increasing space and creating a modern and flexible new work environment through the redevelopment of Building KA at the Waurn Ponds campus.
Optometry Clinic Refurbishment
The new Optometry Clinic will provide a modern learning environment with specialist equipment to significantly increase the clinical experience for students.
Nicol Drive South Extension
Deakin is extending its internal campus road network to provide access to new zones as part of the Geelong Future Economy Precinct.
Geelong Future Economy Precinct infrastructure development
Deakin’s Waurn Ponds Campus will become the epicentre of world-leading research and innovation with the development of the new Geelong Future Economy Precinct.
Renewable Energy Microgrid
Deakin is partnering with AusNet Services and Mondo Power to establish a Renewable Energy Microgrid on our Waurn Ponds Campus.
Campus Entrance Upgrades
The two campus entrance points are being upgraded to alleviate traffic congestion and make it quicker, easier and safer to enter and exit the campus.
If you have any queries or concerns about any of the building projects on campus, please call +61 3 5227 1100.