Benefits and resources

You can still enjoy the advantages of studying at Deakin after graduation. Being part of the Deakin Alumni Community means you have access to a range of excellent benefits and resources, including career services, professional networking events and Library membership.

Career services

Supporting your career

DeakinTALENT is your Anytime–Anywhere Careers and Employment Service, available to you for the rest of your working life. You can access our on-demand digital services at a time that's convenient for you, or try our scheduled online programs that are facilitated by DeakinTALENT staff and run throughout the trimester.

Find out more on the DeakinTALENT alumni website

Employ students and graduates

Employ students and graduates

Deakin students gain industry-relevant learning that ensures they're ready for the workforce. Advertise your employment and internship opportunities, casual, freelance, fixed-term or continuing, on our dedicated Jobs & Internships Board and connect with students who are eager to find employment and enhance their work experience.

Professional development benefits

Flexible, fast and affordable short courses

Our new stackable short courses enable you to prioritise what you learn, and when you learn it. Our industry-based courses will fast-track your skills development and maximise your career goals.

Alumni discount for postgraduate courses

Take your career to new heights with our alumni discount. We’re offering Deakin alumni 10% off postgraduate study fees. We’ve watched you excel – now we’d love to see you soar.

Alumni programs and events

Alumni programs and events

There's always something to do and experience with Deakin. We present a range of professional development and networking events for alumni, including in-person and virtual programs. View upcoming events or follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn to stay updated. You can also check out recordings from previous events on the Deakin Alumni YouTube channel

Partner benefits

Invest in your future with Safewill

Making a will is the only way you ensure that your wishes are followed after you pass. It also means less confusion and heartache for your loved ones in their time of grief. Deakin has recently partnered with Safewill to offer a discount to our alumni and friends looking to create a will.

Supporting your community

Discounts and exclusive offers are available to Deakin alumni through the Community Bank at Deakin University. Find out what offers are available to you and how participating will help Deakin build a stronger university community, with profits reinvested to support scholarships, clubs, funding and more.

Arts and cultural benefits

Deakin library membership

As a Deakin alum you can access alumni resources at all of our campus libraries, meaning you can keep learning even after you've completed your studies.

Learn more about alumni library access

Partnering with the arts

Partnering with the arts

Join the Deakin Alumni NGV Membership and access a dynamic range of experiences and member-only benefits including a free exhibition ticket, discounted and priority exhibition entry, parking and dining, exclusive events, a subscription to NGV Magazine, lounge access and more.

Become a Deakin Alumni NGV member today

Accommodation discounts

Stay on campus at Deakin's residential precincts

Did you know that Deakin’s residential precincts aren’t just for students? In addition to competitive short-stay rates across all campuses, Deakin Residential Services offer discounted rates to alumni for group bookings with interest groups, school groups and business events. From self-contained studios to shared accommodation, function rooms and more.

Find out more about Deakin's residential precincts

Health and wellbeing benefits

Invest in your health

Invest in your health

Are you living with a chronic disease, injury, or disability? Deakin Alumni have access to discounted services at the Deakin Clinical Exercise Centre, where you will be treated by accredited exercise physiologists (AEPs) and master’s students training to become AEPs.

Connect with us

Stay in touch with us to hear about the latest alumni opportunities, Deakin news and research and much more. You can email the Alumni Engagement team or connect with us on Facebook or LinkedIn.