Ready and Deadly for Indigenous Nationals
RMIT played host to the 2022 Victorian Indigenous Intervarsity competition in preparation for the Nationals event in late June.
Why you should have a “condition report party” when you move into a new place
Helpful tips on filling out a condition report you must complete when renting a new home.
International students gain employment and experience with RMIT industry partners
Attending the Melbourne International Student Week Industry Fair in May has led to skill-building jobs with Accor Hotels Group for several RMIT international students.
International students harness their strengths in new coaching program
In a new program focusing on identifying personal strengths, international students work with accredited coaches to achieve their personal and professional goals.
Getting the best start to campus life
Students Hannah and Michelle explain why How2RMIT sessions are beneficial for both new, and returning sessions.
RMIT student becomes first female Refrigeration Trades apprentice at Woolworths
It’s not uncommon to think of the ruff and scruff tradie when the occupation of refrigeration mechanic comes to mind. One woman wants to change that narrative.
Indigenous Intervarsity Games 2022
RMIT hosted the University of Melbourne and Swinburne University at the 2022 Victorian Indigenous Intervarsity games.
Student Spotlight: Zoe Cannon
Zoe discusses 'Be Brave, Make Change' and Aboriginal Wellbeing.
Giving voice to RMIT students
Diverse, clear and confident student voice is essential to shaping and delivering engaging student experience.
Connecting with Indigenous culture on National Sorry Day
RMIT students across all disciplines and walks of life were recently taken on a guided walking tour of the Number 16 Beach Dunes in Rye, to acknowledge National Sorry Day and learn about Indigenous history and ecology.
Business Internship elective giving students a head start
The Business Internship elective course is a great way to secure an internship and prepare for your future. We spoke to students who reflected on their WIL placements.
Mark Cleaver on creating Indigenous artwork ‘Luwaytini’
If you’ve ever used the RMIT website, chances are you’ve seen Mark Cleaver’s Indigenous artwork. We spoke with Mark to learn more about its meaning and the beautiful message they want to share with their fellow students.
Embracing Indigenous culture at Dreamtime
Students joined RMIT Kirrip at the annual Dreamtime at the 'G clash between Richmond and Essendon on Saturday 21 May.
VE student with a racing appetite
Meet Madi Bickerton, the mechanical engineering student and racing tragic who is gearing up for a career in motorsports.
MISW 2022: Showcasing the best of student life in Melbourne
The first-ever Melbourne International Student Week was a true celebration of our international student community and student life at RMIT. Read on for highlights.
Apply for a Semester 2 scholarship now!
Scholarship applications are now open for RMIT students to help them achieve their study goals. Hear how scholarships have helped our students throughout their studies.
Celebrating Pride Round with the Redbacks
RMIT celebrated its first ever UBL (University Basketball League) Pride Match this week to wrap up the home and away season.
PhD candidates to celebrate end of long road
This Friday over 70 PhD candidates will graduate from RMIT. Ahead of the big day, we caught up with two candidates and their supervisors.
RMIT on show at Melbourne Knowledge Week
RMIT is partnering with Melbourne Knowledge Week – the City of Melbourne’s annual festival of ideas for a smart and innovative city.
Apple & Microsoft team up to provide free digital accessibility support for students
To celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day, RUSU and ELA have teamed up with technology leaders Apple, Microsoft and TextHelp to provide students with free digital accessibility support.
Why you should register for a Bystander Intervention Training Workshop
Everyone has the right to feel safe and respected where they study, work and socialise.
Represent RMIT nationally in your favourite sport
It’s time to represent RMIT on the national scale in your favourite sport at the UniSport Nationals!
In person Global Leader Experience a success for students
The Global Leader Experience, in partnership with Common Purpose, took place at Storey Hall across two days.
Student success at the Asia-Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards
Student Harry Wade recently was awarded the Vocational Education Training (VET) Student Award at the 2021 Asia-Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards (APSEA).
Phillip Island road trip with RUMA
RMIT University’s Malaysian Association (RUMA) helps connect the Malaysia community with university experiences. Hear from Jamima who recently joined 75 RUMA members on a road trip to Phillip Island.
Check-in program helping international students thrive
Moving overseas to study, or studying remotely can be an overwhelming experience, which is why it’s important for international students to feel supported and connected throughout their university experience.
Students living in Melbourne experiencing rent rises
Find out what to do if you get a notice of a proposed rent increase.
Students showcase innovation at the Grand Prix
The Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix returned to Melbourne for the first time since 2019. We spoke to the RMIT students involved.
World Autism Awareness Day
RMIT students share their experience of having autism.
Build your academic skills with free study support
If you're struggling with your assignments and assessments there's a wide range of support available through the Library.
Transgender Day of Visibility 2022
Held on 31 March, Trans Day of Visibility is an annual international celebration of trans pride and awareness and recognises the experiences and achievements of the trans and gender diverse community.
Mental Wellbeing Survey 2021 Results
The RMIT Mental Wellbeing Survey was held for the first time in August 2021, during a state-wide COVID lockdown in Victoria.
Rental scams on the rise in Melbourne
Learn how to identify and avoid rental scams targeting students.
Celebrating cultural diversity at RUSU's Multicultural Festival
Cultural diversity was on display this week at RUSU's Multicultural Festival. Read about the highlights here!
Walkin' Country, Walkin' Birrarung
RMIT student Jack Glasson recently went on The Aboriginal Yarra River walk, Walkin’ Country, Walkin’ Birrarung. Here's what he had to say.
International Women’s Day
If you missed out on joining in the events and celebrations for International Women's Day 2022 check out our recap!
Free VE Careers support for students
No idea how to start writing your resume? Dreading the thought of your first interview? Take advantage of free tailored career support sessions for VE and TAFE students at RMIT!
International student story: Gurmeen Kaur
Gurmeen Kaur details her experience as an international student at RMIT.
International student story: Calvin Fernando
Calvin Fernando describes his experience as an international student at RMIT.
International student story: Nizua Inas Alysha Binti Mohd Nizuaisham (Alysha)
Nizua Inas Alysha Binti Mohd Nizuaisham (Alysha) details her experience as an international student at RMIT.
Welcome Week reignites life on campus
RMIT’s Melbourne campuses were once again reignited this week, with thousands of HE students celebrating a return to campus.
International student story: Xinh Dinh
Xinh Dinh describes her experience as an international student at RMIT.
Celebrate International Women’s Day 2022 at RMIT
RMIT proudly supports International Women’s Day (IWD), which is globally celebrated on 8 March each year.
Student Leadership Day
70 students from 40 different RMIT student clubs were on campus last week together for the Student Leadership Day.
International students welcomed back to campus
On 15 December 2021, after almost two years, Australia re-opened its borders to international students.
Welcome from Vice-Chancellor Alec Cameron
Alec Cameron recently commenced as Vice-Chancellor at RMIT. Hear what he had to say in his first message to students!
Strong RMIT representation at Midsumma Pride March
RMIT's Cheer and Dance club once again took part in this year's Midsumma Pride March. We spoke to Club Vice President, Patrick Mastalerz about his experience.
Students embrace in-person festivities at VE Welcome Week
VE Welcome week saw new and returning students celebrate the start of 2022 at RMIT.
L'Oreal Brandstorm competition
Would you like to win a competition and work for 3 months fully paid in Paris? Enter L'Oreal's Brandstorm competition for your chance!
Celebrating our graduates - Keelin Nicholson
RMIT graduate Keelin is making it her mission to help children.
Celebrating our graduates - Harsh Jain
Described by his educators as a student that epitomises integrity, impact and curiosity, Harsh is an outstanding graduate at RMIT.
Connecting with industry professionals
Karthikeya knows how competitive the job market is, which is why he is using RMIT's Career Mentoring program to connect with industry.
Celebrating our graduates – Alicia Currie
After a break between high school and university, Alicia Currie’s career path became clear after taking on a Diploma of Business.
Celebrating our graduates – Celyren Phipps & MacKenzie Curtis
Graduates Celyren and MacKenzie share a love of film and media, leading them to create their own short film and form a film production company.
Celebrating our graduates – Edoardo Brunetti
Edoardo Brunetti’s knowledge of French and Italian allowed him to undertake extensive research throughout his degree, highlighting what can be achieved by learning other languages.
Celebrating our graduates – Conor Lynch
COVID-19 lockdown and restrictions presented many challenges for students, and for RMIT graduate Conor Lynch it meant overcoming technological and logistical battles to come out on top of his studies.
WIL project showcase highlights the resilience of RMIT students
RMIT’s School of Media and Communication students showcased their projects at an event hosted in partnership with RMIT and Australian Black and White Stories.
New student website, new service names
Have you noticed the student website looks a little different? That’s because it's had a new update! And some key student services are now known by new names.
Indigenous Solidarity Art Project
This participatory project by alumni Indianna Hunt communicates the value of respect and solidarity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and for people from all backgrounds on campus.
Students get active on campus
RMIT Sport and Fitness played host to a variety of in person activities over the last week, none bigger than the annual ‘Healthcare Cup’ held at the Bundoora Campus Sports Precinct.
International Day of People with Disability
RMIT students who have a live experience share what inclusion means to them.
Further study consultations for students
Jack Brandwood took advantage of further study options within RMIT after completing a Diploma in 2016, securing a place studying a Bachelor of International Business.
Celebrating our graduates – Claudia Forsberg
Claudia Forsberg has had a unique three years at university during the pandemic but has made the most of every opportunity that has been thrown her way.
Celebrating our graduates – Beau Windon
Beau Windon is a neurodivergent writer of Wiradjuri descent. He’s just finished his Bachelor of Arts (Creative Writing) and has already secured some high-profile publishing and performance work.
Celebrating our graduates – Cassandra Kennedy
Cassandra Kennedy’s time at RMIT was spent getting the most out of her student experience, including being an advocate of Women in STEM and participating in Careers Information forums.
Celebrating our graduates – Giulia Serbolonghi
Giulia Serbolonghi is just one of thousands of RMIT students to proudly graduate after completing her Diploma of Business Administration studies this year, but the path to further study hasn’t always been an easy road.
Celebrating our graduates – Hayden Ryan
Despite the difficulties of studying during COVID-19, RMIT music industry graduate and Yuin man from Narooma, Hayden Ryan has made the most of every opportunity as an RMIT student.
2021 RMIT Elite Athlete Program Scholarship Awarded
The 2021 RMIT Elite Athlete Scholarship has been awarded to recipient, Lily Whitehead.
Creative Wellbeing Program
RMIT Creative have teamed up with incredibly talented RMIT students to produce creative wellbeing art projects for the whole RMIT community to enjoy!
Five ways to be more accessible
This Global Accessibility Awareness Day improve your digital accessibility and be inclusive to all students. Develop skills you can take with you into the workplace.
Students reconnect on campus at Clubs Festival
More than 50 student-run clubs returned to Melbourne campuses last week, showcased across a three-day Clubs Festival.