An international student who is under 18 years of age is a “minor”. Minors must meet immigration requirements for accommodation, support and general welfare arrangements before a student visa will be granted.
International students under 18 years of age must either:
Only a student’s parent or a person who has custody of the student is allowed to nominate a carer for them.
Under 18s students who choose homestay as an option must use one of the following External Guardianship Services recommended by Deakin College:
International Student Alliance (ISA)
T: (613) 9663 2887
A & J Student Care Services
T: (613) 9801 2251
Professional Student Care
T: (613) 9318 3009