Catalyst has been the student publication of RMIT University since 1944. We may be older than your parents but we’re still going strong!

All current RMIT University students are encouraged to contribute to Catalyst. We accept news, feature articles, columns, fiction,poetry, and artwork of all kinds.

With access to over 80,000 students, Catalyst is a great way for advertisers to reach a young and vibrant audience. Email the editors and we’ll gladly send you an advertising pack.

Direct all enquiries and submissions to

The 2018 editors are Lekhika Jain, Rana El-Mahmoud & Emily Cork.

Anyone is welcome to drop by our office, located at the RMIT City campus in  Building 12, Level 3, Room 97.

Want to get involved?

We’re always looking for new contributors!  Whether you’re a writer, visual artist, physics student or anything in between we want you. Catalyst produces a magazine, podcast, webseries as well as lots of online content so there’s always a place for your work!

Email us and ask to join our mailing list for updates, ideas and deadlines.