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Deakin University Campus Locations
Deakin University currently has 4 campuses located across 1 states. Learn more about each campus and the courses they offer.
Burwood | 221 Burwood Highway Burwood 3125 VIC
Only 45 minutes from Melbourne's CBD, the Melbourne Campus at Burwood offers students a modern and established University campus in a pleasant setting. Facilities include walking tracks, theatre, gymnasiums, computer shop, bistros and restaurant. Burwood hosts a variety of student clubs and a student magazine.
Accommodation: A mix of state of the art and traditional style student accommodation with 1175 beds, staffed 24/7 with year-round exclusive residential programs.
Transport: Train: Box Hill Station. Bus: Express shuttle every 20 minutes from Box Hill Interchange. There are other bus routes available too. Tram: Route 75 tram stops at the main entrance.
Warrnambool | Princess Highway Warrnambool 3280 VIC
Situated close to the coast and bordered by the Hopkins River, the Warrnambool Campus features a nine-hole golf course, a recreational centre with student lounge, gymnasium and a squash court. Specialist facilities include computer laboratories, art studios, scientific laboratories and hatcheries. There is also a bookshop.
Accommodation: On the banks of Warrnambool's Hopkin's River, a mix of modern and traditional student accommodation options for up to 300 students, staffed 365 days a year with exclusive residential support programs.
Transport: Train: the Sherwood Park train station is just over 150 metres from campus. Rail services run from Melbourne, Geelong, Mt Gambier, Portland, Port Fair, Ballarat and Hamilton daily. Bus: an hourly bus service runs between the city and the campus and takes approximately 20 minutes.
Waterfront | 1 Gheringhap Street Geelong 3220 VIC
The Geelong Waterfront Campus is Deakin's newest campus located on the bustling foreshore, in Geelong's CBD. The Faculty of Law, the School of Architecture and Building, and the School of Nursing are located at this campus.
Accommodation: A stunning modern high rise shared apartment building overlooking Geelong's Corio Bay - home to 410 students from 2018 and 33 boutique studio apartments in Geelong's iconic T&G House, staffed year-round 24/7 with exclusive residential support programs.
Transport: Train: The Geelong train station is located just 400 metres from campus. V/Line trains operate throughout the day on the Geelong-Melbourne line and take just over an hour.par Bus: The bus port is located at the corner of Brougham and Gheringhap streets. There is a free inter-campus bus which travels to and from the Geelong Waterfront Campus and the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus every 30 minutes. There is also a stop at the Barwon Valley Activity Centre in Belmont. The bus has Wi-Fi available.
Waurn Ponds | Pigdons Road Waurn Ponds Geelong 3216 VIC
Situated just 15 minutes from the coast, Deakin University's Geelong Campus at Waurn Ponds is unique in that it has the features of a regional Campus and yet is only kilometres from the centre of Geelong. Facilities include travel agency, hairdresser, licensed bistro, and a large sport and recreational complex. The new ring road also makes this Campus easy and fast to get to by car.
Accommodation: A mix of modern and traditional student accommodation options for 800 students in the grounds of the Waurn Ponds campus, staffed 24/7 year-round with exclusive residential support programs.
Transport: Train: Geelong's Waurn Ponds train station is the closest station to campus.par Bus: There are regular bus services that run from the Geelong CBD, Geelong train station and the Waurn Ponds train station. There is a free inter-campus bus which travels to and from the Geelong Waterfront Campus and the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus every 30 minutes. There is also a stop at the Barwon Valley Activity Centre in Belmont. The the bus has Wi-Fi available.