Study support

Student guides

New students

Orientation, Digital tools and Study Strategies advice for all new Deakin students

Orientation support for all new postgraduate students

Need assignment or study help?

Deakin Language and Learning Advisers

  • Book a 30-minute appointment
  • Meet in person at any campus, by phone, or via Skype for Business
  • 9am – 8pm  Mon - Thu
    9am – 5pm  Fri

Get help with:

  • assignments
  • academic writing development
  • study strategies
Book an appointment

Deakin student writing and maths mentors

  • No appointment needed
  • Drop in on campus or online

Writing Mentors
Help with assignment writing and study strategies

Maths Mentors
Help with maths problems and concepts

Looking for other mentors?

Email Deakin Study Support

  • Response within 24 hours
  • Monday to Friday

Email us for:

  • referencing questions
  • quick study skills tips

Email Study Support

Online tutoring and assignment feedback

Smarthinking 24/7

Real-time online tutoring

  • Science, Maths and Statistics, Nursing and Health, Business and IT, and Writing
  • 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Written assignment feedback

  • All disciplines
  • Available 7 days a week
  • Get feedback within 24 hours

Smarthinking is available to Deakin students 365 days a year. Each student has up to 4 contact hours of assistance per year.

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