Become a mentor

Become a mentor at Deakin and develop your skills in communication, organisation and leadership!

Faculty

Arts & Education

Experienced, enthusiastic Arts & Education students can apply.

Arts & Education Mentors are volunteers.

For more information, please visit the Arts and Education mentoring website.

Business and Law

For experienced Business and Law students who are enthusiastic, approachable, motivated and reliable.

Business and Law Mentors are volunteers.

Recruitment starts in September.

For more information, please visit the Business and Law mentoring website.

Health

Experienced, enthusiastic Health students can apply.

Health Mentors are volunteers.

Register to become a Health Mentor and give back to your peers at health peer mentoring.

Science, Engineering and Built Environment

To be eligible to apply, you must have completed a minimum of one year of study at Deakin University.

Peer Support Network Leader are volunteers.

For more information please visit the Peer Support Network website.

Success Coaches

Success Coaches are current Deakin Students who have experience in a Deakin Students Helping Students program and have completed at least 8 units of study at Deakin. Applications for 2017 have now closed.

For enquiries please contact success-coaches@deakin.edu.au.

Any student studying at Deakin University can sign up as a Red Shirt.

Red Shirts are volunteers.

For further information about the program including the commitments and benefits of being a Red Shirt and how to apply, visit DUSA Red Shirts..

Study, writing and library

Maths Mentors

Do you love maths and helping other students?

If you have completed eight units of undergraduate study at Deakin, with a WAM greater than 65% and great results in maths related subjects you may be eligible to apply.

Maths Mentors are paid.

For more information please visit the Maths Mentors website.

Writing Mentors

Have you completed eight units of undergraduate study at Deakin and achieved a WAM greater than 65%? You may be eligible to apply.

Writing Mentor positions are paid.

For more information please visit the Writing mentors website.

Student Rovers (Library)

Students who have studied at Deakin for at least 12 months are eligible to apply.

Rover positions are paid.

Recruitment starts in late July each year, with jobs advertised through DeakinTalent.

Prospective and new Deakin students

Connect

Students who have good communication and leadership skills and excellent campus and local knowledge are encouraged to apply.

Connect Leaders are volunteers.

Recruitment starts in October for the following year.

For more information, please visit the Connect website.

Student Ambassadors

Student Ambassadors are current Deakin students whose principal role is to support various Student Recruitment events and activities.

For more information on the program and how you can become a Student Ambassador, please visit the Student Ambassadors website.

International students

Study Abroad & Exchange Buddies

Students who know their way around Deakin University and love meeting new people and making new friends from different parts of the world are encouraged to apply.

Buddies are volunteers for a single trimester.

Recruitment starts approximately two months before the start date of each trimester. Students can apply by sending an email to DI Deakin International Buddy program (deakin-buddy-program@deakin.edu.au).

For more information please visit the Deakin Abroad website .

Study Abroad & Exchange Peer Advisors

Students who have been on a Deakin Abroad overseas program and love meeting new people and making new friends from different parts of the world are encouraged to apply.

Study Abroad & Exchange Peer Advisors are volunteers for two trimesters.

Recruitment starts approximately two months before the start date of each trimester. Students can apply by sending an email to DI Education Abroad (education-abroad@deakin.edu.au).

For more information, please visit the Deakin Abroad website .

DUELI Leadership and Internship Program

Students who have completed DUELI studies and are currently studying an award or Study Abroad program at Deakin are eligible to apply to be a DUELI Student Leader.

Student Leaders are paid.

For more information go to the DUELI Independent Learning Centre website.

Unit-specific

Peer Assisted Study Sessions

Students who have excelled in the units in which PASS will be offered can apply to be a PASS Leader.

PASS Leader positions are paid.

Recruitment starts at the ends of T1 and T2.

For more information, please visit the Peer Assisted Study Sessions website.

Social clubs and societies

DUSA Red Shirts

Any student studying at Deakin University can sign up as a Red Shirt.

Red Shirts are volunteers.

For further information about the program including the commitments and benefits of being a Red Shirt and how to apply, visit DUSA Red Shirts.

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