2019 Student Diary cover competition

See your work on the cover of over 20,000 diaries!

Showcase your talent, build your portfolio and show your VU pride by entering the 2019 VU Student Diary cover competition. 

We're looking for a professional design, photo or illustration that represents VU.


  • $600 winner
  • $200 runner-up

Design guidelines

  • A3 portrait format.
  • PDF format created in Adobe InDesign or Illustrator only.
  • High resolution - 300dpi. 
  • All artwork must account for logos on the bottom - see the 2018 diary for an example.


This year's theme is 'Diversity in the West' – show us what this means to you!

How to enter

Email entries to: [email protected] by 5pm on 31 August 2018.

Entries should include:

  • your design
  • your name
  • the course you're studying
  • a short statement about your work, including how your design represents the theme.

The winning entrant will work with Student Life to prepare files for print.

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