Celebrating a milestone

Graduation at Deakin means celebrating our students’ academic success and accomplishments, and supporting them towards their personal journey after studying at Deakin. From further study to a rewarding career, our graduates go on to join the over 300,000 Deakin alumni throughout Australia and around the world.

About to graduate?

Congratulations! You can find out everything you need to know about graduating and how Deakin will be celebrating your milestone on the students website.

Learn more about graduations

Staying connected

Staying connected

As you embark on your journey into your future career, further study and home life, Deakin will be here for you. The good news is that you don’t need to join – you’re already a part of our global alumni community of Deakin graduates.

Careers are for life. So are we.

Graduates can access the DeakinTALENT careers service long after graduation. As an award-winning careers service, we’ll empower you to navigate the ever-changing job market with confidence, ensuring you’re who employers want for jobs now and in the future.

Learn more about DeakinTALENT

Graduate transcripts and documents

When you graduate from your course, you'll receive your testamur and documents that provide official information about your studies at Deakin.


Appellations or award abbreviations are the letters denoting the qualifications you receive after you graduate. They show the breadth of your education and professional status and can be used on business cards, CVs or email signatures.


GradSearch is an online qualification verification tool that allows Deakin graduates, and potential employers of Deakin graduates, to search and confirm past student qualification details.

Enter Gradsearch

Contact us

Got a question about graduation? Get in touch on the following numbers.

Melbourne Burwood: +61 3 9244 6333
Geelong: +61 3 5227 2333
Warrnambool: +61 3 5563 3333