Get ready

This site contains valuable information to help you get ready for university. You are encouraged to explore each section at your own pace and to focus on what is important to you.


This section is all about you and your personal needs. It is important to have your basic personal needs satisfied before starting your university studies.

Your university

You might be coming to uni straight from high school or returning to study after taking a break. Whatever your background, there will be lots of changes and important information to take in.

Your community

Uni is more than just attending classes, it is also a great opportunity to make new friends and connections.

Your studies

Time management, plagiarism, seminar, referencing, DeakinSync - these are just some of the terms you will hear in your first few weeks at uni. What do they mean?

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