Caulfield campus


Postgraduate lounges

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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 MPA 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

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Postgraduate computer labs

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All computer labs are designated "Quiet Study" labs.

Building T: 2 computer labs


  • 28 computers
  • printer


  • 23 computers
  • printer


  • 24 computers
  • printer


  • 18 computers
  • scanner
  • printer

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Syndicate rooms & MPA meeting rooms

Ten syndicate rooms are located in the basement and on level 2 of Building H. Postgraduates 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 MPA 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.

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

Availability calendars

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Family Syndincate Room

When it’s your turn to mind the kids but you really need to get that assignment or thesis chapter finished, book the MPA family syndicate room - a quiet room that is child friendly, with toys, books and an activity space to keep the kids busy for a few hours. The MPA family syndicate room is located within the Caulfield MPA Postgraduate Lounge (Level 2, Building C), adjacent to the MPA 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 postgraduate. You can book the room online through google calendar or you can email with your request.

Availability calendars

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Lockers are available to postgraduates from week 1 of semester 1 until the 30th of November.

Lockers are located on level 2 of Building H, in Building T (postgrad computer labs) and on level 2 of Building C (MPA postgrad lounge).

Lockers can be booked through trybooking and will become available for booking after O week in semester 1 each year – The exact date will be announced via the mpa newsletter. A small number of lockers will become available in semester 2 as students complete their studies. Students may only book 1 locker.

The locker costs $10 for the year and an additional refundable deposit of $40 is required for all lockers. Upon returning the key/cleaning out your locker before 30th of November, your refund will be electronically transferred to the account used to pay the deposit.

Lockers in Building H and T require a key for access. Lockers in Building C require a pin code.

Once you have booked you locker, take your student ID and locker confirmation to the Caulfield reception desk in Building C level 2 during working hours. Staff cannot hand out locker keys/codes without the student's ID and confirmation.

All keys must be returned before 30th November 2017 and the lockers must be empty and clean in order to receive the $40 refund. Electronic lockers will be reprogrammed on this date and mpa will not be liable for any personal items left in the lockers from the 30th of November onwards.

If your locker has a key, you must bring your student ID with you when returning your key and claiming your refund

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To be updated due to renovations.

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

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MPA Caulfield office

The MPA office is open for consultation, information, news and gathering. Our friendly staff members would love to have a chat with you. All postgraduates are welcome to visit the MPA office anytime during its opening hours!

The MPA office is on the 2nd floor of Building C.

Office hours: 10:00am-6:00pm Monday-Friday

Ph: 9903 1880

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The MPA holds a forum at Caulfield each semester to give postgraduates at Caulfield the opportunity to discuss their student experience and highlight any issues they may have.

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Caulfield campus

Online learning support

The Learning Support unit offers an online guide for higher degree by research postgraduates as well as help for coursework students.

Getting involved with MPA committee

If you are wondering what is involved in being a committee member, or about the annual election process, vist our Committee FAQ

Caulfield postgraduate calendar