Financial Assistance

Need to know

Financial Services can assist you in a variety of ways. They can help you access student loans or grants towards study and living expenses and housing grants and bond assistance to put towards rent.

Need to do

Please check out the Financial Services site for a comprehensive list of the types of financial aid available.

Use the Budget Planner to track your expenses.

Check the News items regularly.

If you have a question, contact Financial Services directly.

Part-time Employment

Need to know

Jobshop staff can offer you tips on finding part-time employment, writing a cover letter and resume and help you to avoid the mistakes many students make.

Need to do

Once you've enrolled, make sure you register on Jobshop and access Resume Builder to increase your chances of finding work.

Check out the comprehensive list of Career Information Sheets on offer.

Create your resume using the professional resume layout

If you are an international student make sure you read this helpful guide on finding work in Australia.

Follow @Deakin_Careers on Twitter.

Deakin Card

Need to know

Your Deakin Card is very versatile. It can be used for identification, to borrow library materials and to pay for printing and other items on campus.

You can load money on your Deakin Card one of three ways and use it in over 100 places around campus. For more detailed information, check out the terms and conditions.

Need to do

Load some money on your Deakin Card for the start of trimester.

Join the Deakin Card mailing list to stay up to date on the latest discounts, contests and promotions.

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