New students

If you have just started university or are returning after a long break, get prepared for study with the following resources.

Orientation programs


Learn about study at Deakin, using online tools, submitting assignments, and much more.

In addition, new postgraduate students can join Preparing to succeed.

For staff access to UniStart, please contact eSolutions.

UniStart sessions

UniStart workshops

UniStart sessions have ended for T3 and will commence again in T1 2018. If you missed a session you can access the recordings.

Student mentors

Deakin's student mentors can help you make a great start.


Helping you develop your English language and communication skills.

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