COVID-19 Updates by MGA

A portal for Monash graduate students to stay informed about the MGA’s activities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

We understand that the Monash graduate student community is deeply concerned about the consequences of COVID-19 and the impact the pandemic is having on their overall student experience at Monash University. The MGA is committed to adapting our services so you can stay engaged with the graduate community, and lobbying the university to ensure the best outcomes for graduate students. We will continue to offer as much support and guidance to students as we can. As the situation rapidly evolves, this page provides a one-stop portal for graduate students to check in on the MGA’s COVID-19 updates. 

MGA Action on COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the quality of education for Monash graduate students and the MGA is lobbying the university on your behalf. Find out more about the issues we have raised with the university, and how they are responding.

COVID-19 News & Updates

It’s hard to keep track of all the news about COVID-19 and the impact it has on graduate students at Monash. Browse through the this section to get graduate-specific updates from the MGA!


Got a COVID-19 related question for the MGA? This page contains a list of common questions we have received from graduate students so far.

Advice & Advocacy

If you are feeling unsettled or unsatisfied about how COVID-19 is affecting your studies, you can raise your issue anonymously with an MGA advocate. Whatever your issue is, our advocates are focused on helping you get the best outcome.

Useful Resources

The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting Monash graduate students on many levels. This page provides useful information on financial assistance, mental health, rental updates, visa information and counselling services.

Social Events & Seminars

We have moved our social events, seminars and well-being programs for graduate students online. We offer a wide range of virtual events and programs so browse through our social and seminar pages to find something that suits you!