How to enrol

Congratulations on your acceptance to Deakin College!


Enrolments are now closed for Trimester 1, 2022.

Enrolments for Trimester 2, 2022 will open in June.

Please see below step-by-step guide to enrol online as a new student.

Step 1

View your course video

Find out more about your course and pathway options.

Step 2

Download your Course Outline

Your Course Outline details the units/modules you will need to take in order to progress to your bachelor degree of choice.

Step 3

Read the Online Enrolment Guide or Watch the Enrolment Guide Video

The Online Enrolment Guide and video include detailed, step-by-step instructions on choosing your units/modules using your Course Outline, and enrolling in your course.

Step 4

Log in and enrol in your units

Once you have read your Online Enrolment Guide and watched the Enrolment Instructions video, it’s time to log in, select your units/modules and timetable.

Please use Chrome or Firefox on a laptop or desktop computer, not your mobile.

Step 5

Complete the Academic Skills Assessment

This activity will help us understand what you might find difficult in your studies at the College and how we can help you be successful.

Step 6

Join Orientation

Orientation is the beginning of your journey at Deakin. It introduces you to your new life as a Deakin College student. It all starts the week before your classes begin and is packed full of useful online information sessions and activities.

Step 7

Set-up your Deakin University Username and Password

You will need to obtain a Deakin University password to use the computers on-campus, in the computer labs and to access Deakin University’s online services. You can set up your username and password after 23 June 2022.

Step 8

Get you student ID card

Once you have set up your Deakin Username and Password you can apply for a student ID card. You will need a student ID card as proof for on campus security that you are a student and also for ID at exams.

Step 9

Start classes

Classes commence on Monday 27 June 2022. If you’re studying online, you will find the Zoom links to your classes in Moodle after Wednesday 22 June by clicking on the relevant unit/module under ‘Course Overview’. If you’re having trouble, watch our ‘How To’ videos.

Enrolment help

To discuss part-time study, unit/module selection or pathway options, contact your Academic Coordinator:

Kristy Nikas
Academic Co-ordinator (Commerce) – Burwood
P +61 (0) 3 9244 5121
Jeffrey Skolnick
Academic Co-ordinator (Business) – Burwood and
Academic Co-ordinator (Masters Qualifying Program) – Burwood
P +61 (0) 3 9244 5121
Dr Wendy Beatty
Academic Co-ordinator (Communication, Design, Film, TV and Animation) – Burwood
P +61 (0) 3 9244 6064
Catherine Sicurella
Academic Co-ordinator (Health Science) – Burwood
P +61 (0) 3 9244 6309
Owen Makin
Academic Co-ordinator (Information Technology) – Burwood
P +61 (0) 3 5227 3603
Shanal Uduwana
Academic Co-ordinator (Foundation) – Burwood
P +61 (0) 3 9246 8479
Dr Liam Lyons
Academic Co-ordinator (Engineering) – Waurn Ponds
Academic Co-ordinator (Construction Management) – Waterfront
P +61 (0) 3 5227 8135
Tamara Camilleri
Academic Co-ordinator (Science) – Waurn Ponds
P +61 (0) 3 5227 8136

Join Deakin College staff for help with your enrolment in your course. Click on a link below to join. All times listed are Melbourne time:

  • Diploma of Business - Wednesday 23rd Feb at 3pm - Join here
  • Diploma of Commerce - Friday 25th Feb at 3pm - Join here
  • Diploma of Communication -  Thursday 24th Feb at 1pm - Join here
  • Diploma of Construction Management - Wednesday 23rd Feb at 3pm - Join here
  • Diploma of Design -  Thursday 24th Feb at 1pm - Join here
  • Diploma of Engineering - Wednesday 23rd Feb at 3pm - Join here
  • Diploma of Film, TV and Animation - Thursday 24th Feb at 1pm - Join here
  • Diploma of Health Sciences -Thursday 24th Feb at 3pm - Join here
  • Diploma of Information Technology  - Wednesday 23rd Feb at 1pm - Join here
  • Diploma of Science - Friday 25th Feb at 1pm - Join here
  • Foundation Program - Friday 25th Feb at 3pm - Join here
  • Master Qualifiying Progams (MQP) - Thursday 24th February at 3pm - Join here 


  • All courses: Wednesday 2nd March at 3pm - Join here
  • All courses: Friday 4th March at 3pm - Join here


  • All courses: Thursday 10th March at 3pm - Join here

For Student Portal or Moodle login problems, please complete this form to request a reset of your Student Portal password. For any other IT issues, please email

You can also find your way around the Student Portal by watching the ‘Student Portal Introduction’ video.

The live Enrolment Chat on the Student Portal will be open during the enrolment period.

Log in to the Student Portal to see the chat window

Our new students usually have lots of questions. We have collected a list of frequently asked questions and provided the answers.

See our FAQs page