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How to Enrol

Congratulations on your offer to study at Deakin College! Use this step-by-step guide to enrol online as a new student. Enrolment is now closed and will reopen for Trimester 3, 2021 in October.

Follow these steps to enrol:

Step 1

View your course video

Find out more about your course and pathway options.

View video

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.

Download your Course Outline

Step 3

Read the Online Enrolment Guide

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

Download the Online Enrolment Guide

Step 4

View the Enrolment Instructions video

Watch as we guide you through logging into the Student Portal and selecting your units/modules.

View video

Step 5

Login & 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.

Log in to the Student Portal

Step 6

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.

See how to complete the Academic Skills Assessment

Step 7

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.

Find out about Orientation

Step 8

Set-up your Deakin University Username & 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 21 October 2021.

See how to set up your Deakin University username and password

Step 9

Start classes

Classes commence on Monday 25 October 2021. If you’re studying online, you will find the Zoom links to your classes in Moodle after Friday 22 October by clicking on the relevant unit/module under ‘Course Overview’. If you’re having trouble, watch our ‘How To’ videos.

Open Moodle

Enrolment help

Academic Coordinators

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

'How to Enrol' webinars

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:


  • How to enrol webinar: 19 October – 1pm – Join here
  • How to enrol webinar: 21 October – 1pm – Join here
  • How to enrol webinar: 26 October – 3pm – Join here
  • How to enrol webinar: 28 October – 3pm – Join here
  • How to enrol webinar: 04 November – 3pm – Join here
IT support

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.

Live 'Enrolment Help' chat

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

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