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Student Accommodation

Students of Macquarie University can find range of affordable accommodation options through Mac Housing, the University's helpful and friendly accommodation service.

Macquarie University Accommodation Service offers a range of accommodation options for both students and staff of Macquarie University. These housing options provide students with the opportunity to make friends from around the world, enjoy an easy commute to the university, and explore all that Macquarie Park has to offer.

The dedicated Mac Housing staff provides information on the many available options, including:

University accommodation

The Accommodation Office offers a variety of on- and off-campus accommodation for domestic and overseas students. All complexes are fully furnished and overseen by an onsite resident adviser. Accommodation complexes include:

  • Residential Colleges

  • Macquarie Parklands

  • Herring Rd Apartments

  • Macquarie University Village

Residential Colleges

On-campus accommodation can be also be arranged for Macquarie University students through Dunmore Lang College or Robert Menzies College.

Private accommodation

The Accommodation Office also offers a private accommodation website that allows students to search and contact potential landlords around the area, as well as providing important information on residential laws.

Temporary Accommodation

A range of temporary accommodation options exist around campus including hostels, lodges and hotels for short term stays.


International Students at Macquarie University can arrange homestay accommodation within an Australian household. Homestays provide students with a bedroom, meals and a quiet place to study while the host family helps them adjust to the Australian lifestyle.

Mac Housing details

Location: Level 2, Lincoln Building CBA, Macquarie University
Contact number: (02) 9850 7376
Website: Mac Housing