Events

What better way to immerse yourself (and your students) in Deakin than by attending one of our events?

Our annual Career Practitioner Seminar, information sessions, school holiday programs, open days…there’s always something to put in your diary.

Key events for 2019

Open Day

Experience what it's like to study at the university ranked #1 in Victoria for skills development.*

Step on Campus

Enjoy a 45-minute tour of your chosen campus accompanied by an expert tour guide – a current Deakin student!

DeakInspire

A one-day event that aims to inspire and empower students to achieve their future goals and ambitions at Deakin.

Want more information on an upcoming event? Please contact us and we'll be happy to answer your questions.
student.recruitment@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 9246 8074

Upcoming events

From course information sessions to school holiday programs, we have lots planned for 2019.


EventDescription Date and timeLocation

Career Practitioners Seminar Professional development event for career practitioners. 21 February, 8.30am–3pm Burwood

Deakin Accelerate OrientationA welcome and introduction to studying at Deakin for the 2019 Deakin Accelerate students. 23 February, 10.30am–2pm Burwood

Deakin Accelerate OrientationA welcome and introduction to studying at Deakin for the 2019 Deakin Accelerate students. 26 February, 4pm–7pm Warrnambool

Western District TISHosted at Deakin’s Warrnambool Campus.26–28 March, 9am–3pmWarrnambool

Science and Engineering Challenge GeelongScience and engineering activities for competing secondary schools.3–4 April, 9am–3pmWaurn Ponds

Step on CampusStudents can find out more about university life, study areas and gain a feel for the campus from your tour guide, a current Deakin student.10 April, 10am and 12pmBurwood

Medicine Information NightMedicine Information Night10 April, 6–7.30pmWaurn Ponds

Step on CampusStudents can find out more about university life, study areas and gain a feel for the campus from your tour guide, a current Deakin student.11 April, 10am and 12pmWaurn Ponds

Step on CampusStudents can find out more about university life, study areas and gain a feel for the campus from your tour guide, a current Deakin student.16 April, 11am and 1pmWaterfront

Step on CampusStudents can find out more about university life, study areas and gain a feel for the campus from your tour guide, a current Deakin student.16 April, 11am and 1pmWarrnambool

Step on CampusStudents can find out more about university life, study areas and gain a feel for the campus from your tour guide, a current Deakin student.17 April, 10am and 1pmBurwood

Step on CampusStudents can find out more about university life, study areas and gain a feel for the campus from your tour guide, a current Deakin student 18 April, 10am and 1pmWaurn Ponds

VCE and Careers ExpoVisit Deakin at the VCE and Careers Expo2–5 May, 9am–3pm Caufield Racecourse

Criminology Information EveningAn information session that focuses on studying criminology at Deakin. Also gain further understanding into why people commit crimes and the certain behaviours identified as criminal.12 June, 6pm–6.30pmWaterfront

Arts Course and Career Information EveningGain an insight into our Bachelor of Arts degree and how it prepares students for a wide range of careers, equipping them with job‐ready skills. 12 June, 5.30pm–6pmWaterfront

Arts Course and Career Information EveningGain an insight into our Bachelor of Arts degree and how it prepares students for a wide range of careers, equipping them with job‐ready skills. 13 June, 6pm–6.30pmBurwood

Criminology Information EveningAn information session that focuses on studying criminology at Deakin. Also gain further understanding into why people commit crimes and the certain behaviours identified as criminal. 13 June, 5.30pm–6pmBurwood

Communication and Creative Arts Work Experience ProgramA hands-on work experience program for high-performing Year 10 students interested in a career in the creative industries. The week-long program is centred around a series of interactive workshops within our state-of-the-art facilities.17–21 June, 9am–4pmBurwood

Eastern TISHosted at Deakin's Burwood Campus.19 June, 9am–3pmBurwood

Great South Coast Science and Engineering Challenge
21 June, 9.30am–2.30pmWarrnambool

STEM Work Experience Program for Young WomenThis week-long program provides an introduction to STEM at a tertiary level, and allows participants to experience possible STEM career pathways in a fun and nurturing environment. Attendees spend a day within each area of the faculty (Life and Environmental Sciences, Engineering, Architecture and Built Environment and Information Technology) experiencing a range of workshops and hands-on activities. 24–28 June, 9am–4pmWaurn Ponds

DeakInspireA one-day conference style event that aims to inspire and empower students to achieve their future goals and ambitions at Deakin. A mix of course exploration and personal development. 2 July, 9am–3pmWaurn Ponds

DeakInspireA one-day conference style event that aims to inspire and empower students to achieve their future goals and ambitions at Deakin. A mix of course exploration and personal development. 4 July, 9am–3pmBurwood

Teaching Information SessionsAn information evening held to inform prospective students about our teaching specialisations and an opportunity to engage with current students and teaching staff. Hear about our outstanding professional experience program and why our teaching graduates are so highly sought after. 9 July, 5.30pm–6.30pmWaurn Ponds

Teaching Information SessionsAn information evening held to inform prospective students about our teaching specialisations and an opportunity to engage with current students and teaching staff. Hear about our outstanding professional experience program and why our teaching graduates are so highly sought after.10 July, 4pm–5pmWarrnambool

Teaching Information SessionsAn information evening held to inform prospective students about our teaching specialisations and an opportunity to engage with current students and teaching staff. Hear about our outstanding professional experience program and why our teaching graduates are so highly sought after.10 July, 5.30–6.30pmBurwood

Nutrition and Dietetics Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session23 July, 6–7.30pmBurwood

Occupational Therapy Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session23 July, 6–7.30pmWaterfront

Psychology Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session23 July, 6–7.30pmBurwood

Psychology Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session23 July, 6–7.30pmWaterfront

Exercise and Sport Science Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session24 July, 6–7.30pmBurwood

Nursing and Midwifery Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session25 July, 6–8pmBurwood

Nursing and Midwifery Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session25 July, 6–8pmWaterfront

Geelong TISHosted at Deakin's Geelong Waterfront Campus.26 July, 9am–3pmWaterfront

Melbourne Careers ExpoVisit Deakin at the Melbourne Careers Expo.26–28 July, 9am–3pmMelbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre

Exercise and Sport Science Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session27 July, 2.30–4pmWaurn Ponds

Nursing and Midwifery Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session27 July, 2.30–4.30pmBurwood

Nursing and Midwifery Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session27 July, 2.30–4.30pmWaterfront

Health Sciences Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session30 July, 6–7.30pmBurwood

Optometry and Medical Imaging Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session30 July, 6–8pmWaurn Ponds

Health Sciences Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session31 July, 6–7.30pmWaterfront

Open DayExperience what it's like to study at the university ranked #1 in Victoria for skills development.*4 August, 10am–2pmWarrnambool

Nursing and Midwifery Information SessionFaculty of Health undergraduate course information session7 August, 6–7.30pmWarrnambool

Open DayExperience what it's like to study at the university ranked #1 in Victoria for skills development.*18 August, 9am–3pmWaterfront and Waurn Ponds

Open DayExperience what it's like to study at the university ranked #1 in Victoria for skills development.*25 August, 9am–3pmBurwood

Teaching Information SessionsAn information evening held to inform prospective students about our teaching specialisations and an opportunity to engage with current students and teaching staff. Hear about our outstanding professional experience program and why our teaching graduates are so highly sought after.17 September, 5.30–6.30pmBurwood

Creative Arts and Design Information EveningAn information evening tailored to students interested in studying design or creative arts. This is also an opportunity to see the facilities at the Waterfront campus and gain further understanding of the course entry requirements.17 September, 5.30–7pmWaterfront

Teaching Information SessionsAn information evening held to inform prospective students about our teaching specialisations and an opportunity to engage with current students and teaching staff. Hear about our outstanding professional experience program and why our teaching graduates are so highly sought after.18 September, 5.30pm–6.30pmWaurn Ponds

Teaching Information SessionsAn information evening held to inform prospective students about our teaching specialisations and an opportunity to engage with current students and teaching staff. Hear about our outstanding professional experience program and why our teaching graduates are so highly sought after.18 September, 4pm–5pmWarrnambool

Creative Arts and Design Information EveningAn information evening tailored to students interested in studying design or creative arts. This is also an opportunity to see the facilities at the Burwood campus and gain further understanding of the course entry requirements.19 September, 5.30–7pmBurwood

Step on CampusStudents can find out more about university life, study areas and gain a feel for the campus from your tour guide, a current Deakin student.24 September, 10am and 12pmWaterfront

Step on CampusStudents can find out more about university life, study areas and gain a feel for the campus from your tour guide, a current Deakin student.24 September, 10am and 12pmWarrnambool

Step on CampusStudents can find out more about university life, study areas and gain a feel for the campus from your tour guide, a current Deakin student.25 September, 10am and 12pmBurwood

Step on CampusStudents can find out more about university life, study areas and gain a feel for the campus from your tour guide, a current Deakin student26 September, 10am and 12pmWaurn Ponds

Communication and Creative Arts Work Experience ProgramA hands-on work experience program for high-performing Year 10 students interested in a career in the creative industries. The week-long program is centred around a series of interactive workshops within our state-of-the-art facilities.30 September–4 OctoberBurwood

Postgraduate Teaching Information EveningAn event tailored to career changers, and professional educators looking to further their careers.10 October, 5.30–7pmWaurn Ponds

Deakin Accelerate Information EveningAn opportunity to learn more about the Deakin Accelerate program and its benefits.15 October, 6–7.30pmBurwood


Deakin Accelerate Information Evening
An opportunity to learn more about the Deakin Accelerate program and its benefits.17 October, 6–7.30pmWaurn Ponds


Deakin Accelerate Information Evening
An opportunity to learn more about the Deakin Accelerate program and its benefits.21 October, 6–7pmWarrnambool

DeakInspireA one-day conference style event that aims to inspire and empower students to achieve their future goals and ambitions at Deakin. A mix of course exploration and personal development.22 October, 9am–3pmWarrnambool


Deakin Accelerate Webinar
An opportunity to learn more about the Deakin Accelerate program and its benefits.12 November, 6–7pmOnline

*2018 Student Experience Survey (QILT)