Sport and recreation
In this section
DeakinACTIVE fitness centresOn-campus fitness centres in three locations offering a range of gym and sporting facilities. The team comprises qualified instructors, personal trainers and health coaches.
Social and competitive sportSport is a great way to make friends and stay active while at uni. View a range of social and competitive DUSA sport activities.
Explore your campus and surroundsThere are lots of ways you can get out and explore what's happening on or near your campus. Here are just a few.
Elite Athlete Program
Elite Athlete ProgramWe support elite, emerging and state-level athletes to balance the demands of high-level sport with their studies. If you think you may be eligible, get in touch!
Elite athlete sport grantsFinancial assistance for eligible elite, emerging and state-level athletes as they balance the demands of high-level sport with their studies.
Interested in university sport?
You could be a Deakin Dragon. The Deakin Dragons compete in a range of sport at local and national level, including UniSport Nationals and Nationals Championships.
Key sport partnerships
- Netball Victoria
- Geelong Cats
- Deakin Melbourne Boomers
- Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
- Deakin University Elite Women’s Road Race