The Deakin Engagement and Access Program (DEAP) is committed to assisting you through these challenging times, with a series of helpful webinars that cover motivation, university life and financial support.

We're here to support you

With the COVID-19 situation continuously evolving, the safety and wellbeing of the community remains our number one priority. The good news is, our webinar series is allowing us to continue to connect with students to ensure they receive ongoing study support during this challenging time.

Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS)


A practical online learning session teaching participants how to prepare a SEAS application. All students at DEAP partner schools are eligible for SEAS under at least one category.

Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) for parents, carers and support staff

Applying for special consideration through VTAC

This webinar is designed to help parents, carers and support staff to better understand SEAS and how to best support their child/student in preparing and submitting their SEAS application.

Scholarships and the cost of university

Gain an insight into costs associated with going to university and find out about the financial support available at Deakin. Join us and our experts as we discuss: 

  • costs associated with going to university
  • what are scholarships? Who can apply?
  • the different types of scholarships available
  • how to apply for a scholarship.

University myths busted

Ever wondered what university life is really like? Join us in this webinar as we chat with current Deakin University students about the myths and reality of going to university. Topics include:

  • life as a university student
  • ways to get into university
  • the differences between high school and university
  • live Q&A.

Pathways to university

There are many pathways to studying in higher education, which can sometimes make planning your journey difficult. Join us in this webinar as we bring a panel of Deakin students together to discuss how you can get into your dream course, answer any of your burning questions and share their pathway experiences.


This webinar is all about how to energise, refocus and develop wellbeing in your studies. Hear how current Deakin students are managing to stay motivated and on task in these unprecedented times. We’ll also look at ways to maintain a good life-study balance, study tips to keep stress at bay and even strategies to help avoid distractions.

Deakin's webinar helped me see what I can do about my future. It had a huge impact on me.

VCE student

Carwatha P-12 College

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