Belong, Balance, Broaden
Deakin Res is here to ensure you are happy, healthy and connected with each other, our team and the broader community. Our Belong, Balance and Broaden program is designed to:
Foster a sense of belonging and engagement within our community
Encourage a balance of mind and body
Explore opportunities to broaden your horizons through personal and professional development activities, webinars and workshops.
Belong to your community
Connecting with those around you is essential for your overall wellbeing. We know our residential community is a second home so we’re here to make sure you:
Are connected and engaged with your fellow residents and our staffing team,
Remain an active member of our community,
Share meaningful experiences, communal activities and celebrations.
Balance your mind and body
Life as a university student can be challenging, and it’s not easy balancing competing demands including study, work, family, friends and your social life. Our focus is on providing you with the tools and resources to:
Manage blending learning arrangements,
Support your mental health, emotional wellbeing whilst encouraging you to stay physically active,
Learn techniques to develop and maintain your resilience, motivation, mindfulness and positivity.
Broaden Your Horizons
Life on campus provides the perfect opportunity to embrace new experiences whilst developing and enhancing your personal and professional skillset. Whether it’s learning a new recipe, language, or craft, we’ll provide an abundance of opportunities to channel your sense of fun and adventure, creativity and competitive spirit by helping you to:
Try a raft of diverse and inclusive programs and activities,
Learn new skills, proficiencies and talents of value both now and into the future,
Continue to enhance your employability through professional development workshops.