Preparing for change of preference

Get the info you need to preference a course that matches your passion.

Tuesday 15 December 5–6pm

Event details

Join our upcoming webinar and let our experts run you through the change of preference process, so you can give yourself the best chance of studying a course you love at Deakin next year. Deciding on your next step isn’t always easy, but we’re on hand to give you the knowledge you need to get to your ultimate course.

You’ll also hear from a current student about their Deakin experience. Discover what you can look forward to in 2021, including our vibrant campuses and all the opportunities and experiences waiting for you.

Understanding change of preference

We’ll help you navigate the VTAC process and understand the different pathways and study options available to you. Hear from a Deakin expert about how you can take control of your future.

Have a question about studying at Deakin?

This is your opportunity to have your questions answered! Our interactive webinar will give you the chance to put your questions to our experts and learn more about what it’s truly like to be a Deakin student.

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Are you an international student or looking to study a Higher Degree by Research? Find out more about studying as an international student, or learn about our higher degrees by research.

Change of preference support events

One-on-one consultations

Monday 7–Friday 18 December

A one-on-one chat can help you understand the VTAC process and preference a course you love.

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What to do once you receive your ATAR

Wednesday 30 December 10am

Understand the preferencing, pathways and study options that lead to your ultimate course.

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Transitioning to university

Wednesday 30 December 4pm

Our staff and students will provide their best tips for preparing for uni.

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Explore our campuses

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Our Melbourne Burwood Campus offers some of the most innovative and cutting-edge facilities in Australia, complemented by an inclusive learning and living environment.

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Home base for much of Deakin’s world-leading research, our Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus is renowned for its breadth and depth of first-class facilities.

Geelong Waterfront Campus

A stately silhouette that defines the shoreline of the town, the unassuming exterior of our Geelong Waterfront Campus conceals the impressive facilities that await inside.

Warrnambool Campus

Holding a prime position along the spectacular Great Ocean Road, our Warrnambool Campus may be rural but it’s certainly radical when it comes to cutting-edge facilities and research.

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Before attending the webinar, you might like to browse our huge range of course guides, including brochures for all our study areas.

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Calculate your ATAR

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