Future Student FAQs
Yes, Deakin College and Deakin University continue to operate, however all our teaching and support services have temporarily moved online. We will keep our students, staff and community updated with new information as it comes to hand
Yes. The Deakin College Admission Team is working as usual. Applications can be made online.
Deakin College has moved 100% online. Teaching is continuing as per the original timetable via Zoom. Classes continue for the normal duration of 2 hours (2 x 2 hour classes per week, per subject). Online classes are still maximum 25 students for Foundation and 30 students for Diploma. All of our academic and social support services are now online too.
You can accept your offer now and if you change your mind closer to the time, you can withdraw and receive a refund. View our Refund policy (PDF).
You will be invited to study with us online, either from your home country or from Australia.
No, you do not need a student visa while you are studying in your home country however you will need to apply for your visa before you start your online study.
Yes, if online study is still in place in Trimester 2, we understand that some students may prefer to study part-time. When you complete your online enrolment, you will be able to select the number of units you wish to take, between one and four.
Once Deakin College commences teaching face-to-face again, we will provide you with information and support regarding the process.
Yes, you will be invited to Orientation via email, where you will be able to attend and participate in online information sessions and social events.
Yes, you are able to withdraw without academic penalty before census date (end of Week 4 of the trimester). You will receive a refund in line with our Refund policy (PDF).
Once you have accepted your offer to study with us, we will send you instructions about how to enrol online in your course.
Yes, however you would need to respond to the accommodation offer you received from Student Residences and request to defer your start date.
Check the Student Portal to see if you have successfully enrolled or email the Academic Services team via email: firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name and student ID.
No, at this stage, 2020 tuition fees will remain the same.