Website accessibility

Deakin University is committed to ensuring that all of its official webpages meet world-class accessibility standards. The University website is being redesigned to be easy to use, quick to download and display well on all major devices and platforms.

The University's websites are built to be appropriately accessible to a wide range of people, including those using assistive technology. A range of accessibility software is available to Deakin students and staff.


Deakin University's website is built using HyperText Markup Language (HTML) 5 specifications. It conforms to WCAG 1.0 priority 1 checkpoints. The website look and feel has been defined by Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and has been written according to CSS 3 specifications.

Accessibility enquiries and feedback

If you are experiencing difficulty accessing information, resources or services on any Deakin University website, or have a suggestion to improve the accessibility of our websites:

Please remember to tell us the URL of the page you are having trouble with and what operating system and browser you are using.

Accessibility to our campuses

Accessible parking bays are located on each campus

Access to buildings

Deakin University Security can provide access to or assistance with facilities on campus.

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