Residents of Herring Road and Dayman apartments
Macquarie accommodation portal
Log in to our new Macquarie Accommodation Portal to:
Read and understand the handbook before contacting the Accommodations Office.
Maintenance request and repairs
Need help fixing something? If you need help to get something fixed, please log into the Macquarie Accommodation Portal to complete an online maintenance request.
Maintenance requests are processed Monday through Friday by our Accommodation Officers and are dealt with on a priority basis. Urgent repairs will be actioned quicker than non-urgent repairs.
Contact us for urgent maintenance requests including:
Under no circumstance are students permitted to repair electrical, plumbing, glass or any other repairs.
If you would like a linen pack for your Herring Road or Dayman Apartments room ready for your arrival then AVOY can organise this for you.
Linen packs can include bed sheets, pillow, all-seasons duvet and a towel pack.
For more information and to book your linen pack directly with AVOY please click here to be directed to AVOY's website.
How do I get telephone connection?
How do I get Internet connection?
A wireless network is available for students on campus.
Note - Dayman residents have wireless Internet in the building and just need to set up and purchase an account when they arrive.
If you’d prefer to set up your own Internet connection (i.e. a dial-up connection, broadband connection, an ADSL connection and a wireless connection), you’ll need to arrange this with your Internet service provider
If you want a mobile phone, credit or set up a plan, there are lots of many different types of deals around. Tips:
Visit phone service providers at Macquarie Centre or research online:
Setting up a bank account
The university has a National Australia Bank (NAB) located on campus.
Tip: Inform any bank with which you create an account that you are a student as students are generally exempt from monthly service charges and are offered more flexibility with their accounts.
The Macquarie Shopping Centre has:
Looking for furniture?
If you are looking for furniture, the following are popular choices and at reasonable prices:
Second hand furniture
Checking out of your apartment
Before you move out of your apartment:
Residential Advisors (RA) at each location are available to provide support and pastoral care to residents.