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Virtual Tour of Caulfield campus

The MGA Graduate Lounge

As an enrolled graduate student, your student card automatically allows you swipe card access to graduate student spaces on Monash campuses.

Level 2, Building C

Facilities include:

  • 2 sinks, 8 microwaves, filtered hot/cold water, fridge
  • coffee/tea & milk, daily papers
  • 3 bookable meeting rooms with A/V facilities
  • couches, tables & chairs
  • board games & packs of cards available from MGA reception desk

Room H1.32, Building H

Facilities include:

  • sink, microwave, filtered hot/cold water, fridge
  • drinks vending machine
  • laptop charging lockers
  • couches, tables & chairs

The MGA Caulfield Lockers

Graduate student lockers are for year-long use. The bookings open on Week 1, Monday, 1 March 2021 at 11:00am and can be used until Saturday, 26 November 2021.

  • The yearly fee is $50 ($10 fee plus $40 refundable deposit). The $40 deposit is refunded upon return of the locker (in clean, working order) on inspection by the MGA staff. The $10 fee is retained by the MGA.
  • If you lose your locker key, the deposit is used to replace it and is kept by the MGA.
  • Lockers are in buildings H, C & T (A lockers are in building T). Lockers are either key or code.
  • You must bring your booking confirmation and student ID with you when you collect your locker key/code from the MGA Caulfield office (building C level 2).

Book your locker on Caulfield campus HERE.

Bookings open on Monday, 1 March, 11:00am.

The MGA Laptop Program

The MGA has a number of laptops available at the Caulfield office, which are exclusively available to Monash graduate students to borrow and use for study purposes.

  • Students are limited to borrowing one laptop at any given time for a maximum period of two weeks, at which point they must return the laptop to the MGA office from which it was borrowed. If there are no subsequent bookings then the student may request to extend their booking.
  • If all laptops are loaned out, students can be added to a waitlist and will be contacted when there is a laptop available for them.
  • Graduate students will need to read terms and conditions outlined for this program and leave a photocopy of their student ID with the MGA at the time of borrowing. The laptops can be borrowed within MGA office hours as outlined below.
  • If there are any problems with the laptop, bring it to the MGA reception for the receptionists to resolve, please do not try to fix it yourself.

If you encounter any issues or have questions you need answering relating to the borrowing of MGA laptops, please contact:

Caulfield office
Level 2, Building C
Contact no: 03 9903 1880
Email: mga-caulfield@monash.edu

Office hours:
Monday-Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm

Click here for the MGA Portable Device Loan Agreement.

The MGA Meeting Rooms

There are seven meeting rooms are located in the basement and on level 2 of Building H. Graduate students can book the rooms for small group work sessions using their Google apps calendar.

A Smart Board is available for use in H2.25 (syndicate room 11).

The MGA lounge has three meeting rooms in C2 with A/V facilities

Bookings need to comply with the booking rules – note that non-compliant bookings may be removed by Site Admin with no notice.

Click here to read the MGA meeting room booking instructions and rules 

If you are having problems booking space because other bookings exceed time caps, send an email to bookingsheriff@monash.edu with the details and they can rectify the problem (please allow 1 working day).

Availability calendars:

Meeting room 4

Meeting room 5

Meeting rooms 6, 7, 8 & 9

Meeting rooms 10, 11 & 12

Meeting rooms 13, 14 & 15

The MGA Family Meeting Room

When it’s your turn to mind the kids but you really need to get that assignment or thesis chapter finished, book the MGA family meeting room. This is a quiet room that is child friendly. It is stocked with toys, books and an activity space to keep the kids busy for a few hours. The MGA family meeting room is located within the Caulfield MGA Graduate Lounge (Level 2, Building C), adjacent to the MGA office reception.

The room is available for booking from Monday to Friday between 11:00am and 5:00pm and can be booked for a maximum of 3 hours per day per graduate student. You can book the room online through google calendar or you can email MGA-Caulfield@monash.edu with your request.

Availability calendar:

The family meeting room (For parents with kids)

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The MGA HDR Writing Rooms

MGA has a limited number of writing rooms on Caulfield (Building T), which can be booked out by HDR students studying a PhD or Masters by Research degree.  The rooms are bookable for a maximum of 3 months at a time and students are allocated a desk in a shared office (max 3 people) with their own lockable cabinet and a shared foyer.

The HDR Writing rooms are allocated depending on availability, and priority is given to those who do not currently have a study space assigned by their faculty. Only HDR students can book these rooms.

If you would like to apply for a room, please register your interest here: HDR Writing Room Application

Please read the HDR Writing Room terms and conditions here

Library

The Caulfield Library is located in Building A of the Caulfield campus.

The Library offers workshops on a wide range of topics as well as drop-in sessions.

The Library has subject specialist librarians who offer expert advice on finding and using information resources. Learning skills advisers can provide assistance with referencing and citation styles and academic writing skills.

The MGA Caulfield Office

The MGA office is open for advocacy needs, general enquiries, feedback and requests. Our friendly staff members would love to have a chat with you. All graduate students are welcome to visit the MGA office anytime during its opening hours!

Address:
Level 2, Building C
900 Dandenong Road
Caulfield East VIC 3145

Contact no: 03 9903 1880

Office hours:
Monday-Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm

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