Services & Support

Whether it's advice and advocacy on academic matters, gadget and equipment loaning, or lounges to hang out and meet like-minded students — we've got you covered.

  • Student Advocacy & Support (SAS)
  • MSA Gadget Library
  • Free Travel Pass Program

Student Advocacy & Support (SAS)

MSA Student Advocacy and Support provides independent, confidential and non-legal advocacy & referral services for Clayton-, Parkville- & Gippsland-enrolled undergraduate students at Monash.

 

We support students with Academic Integrity matters, Academic Progress concerns, issues applying for Special Consideration, lodging complaints against the Uni and much more.

 

MSA Gadget Library

Welcome to the Gadget Library! We're building a collection of useful stuff for you to borrow on campus. Find us in the Student Library (SURLY), upstairs campus centre.

 

Equipment for loan:

  • Laptops (during library hours, usage terms apply)
  • Laptop and Phone Chargers
  • Power banks 
  • Headphones & speakers
  • Cameras - digital, DSLR, polaroid
  • Wired & wireless microphones
  • Spare keyboard & mouse
  • Calculators
  • Umbrellas

All students can get a 1 day loan, or a 2 day loan with MSA+!

 

Free Travel Pass Program

The MSA has partnered with PTV to become an eligible issuer of 7-Day Travel Passes, helping to make it easier for students to engage with their education.

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What's on this semester

Learn a new language and get the opportunity to practice your new found language skills through materials and group catch-ups.

Register for a Language Class  Class Waiting List  Become a Language Drop In Volunteer

MSA Art Committee is a group of like-minded students who provide artistic outlets for Monash Clayton students. From resin coasters to origami, we will have a class for you to unwind and take home!

Our customized money-saving advice and resources are available to help you get started with living on a budget and help you save money.

Free Yoga Sessions run by our very own Student Volunteers! Whether you’ve been doing yoga for years, or want to try something new to stay healthy, all are welcome!

Registration Facebook Event Become a volunteer Yoga Teacher

Student volunteers host a weekly walking group during daylight and we follow the same walking route each week!

Facebook Event Join a Walking Group Apply to be a Walking Group Leader

Had a stressful weekend? Or a stressful week ahead? MSA is providing weekly Mindfulness meditation and colouring in sessions.
We are looking for students who are keen to learn how to Crochet and make things for themselves and the student community.

Keen to sew? We'll provide you with all the instructions, needles and materials!

Join at Home

Join us on Campus

An inclusive area where Monash University students and staff can cultivate their own produce, learn about permaculture, and volunteer.

Permaculture Induction Video

We will be hosting 3 cooking classes per semester where you'll learn to cook a three-course meal!
The MSA Wellness Challenge is a 21 day exercise that cultivates healthy and positive lifestyle behaviours, such as working out or eating right.
MSA Trips are a great way to meet new people while checking out Victoria. We will be hosting up to 4 trips per year for new and returning students;
Finding ways to increase motivation is crucial because it allows us to change behaviour, develop competencies, be creative, set goals, grow interests, make plans, develop talents, and boost engagement. Sign up for a weekly motivational email.

The Acts of Kindness team provide free small gestures like handing out flowers and other freebies to brighten your day and to show that you are appreciated by your student community. 

Join Our Facebook Event

The best way to meet your peers and connect over shared subjects! 2023 Semester One Study Buddy registrations will open in April.

Report an Issue Semester 1 Report

We aim to encourage students to try to cook from scratch, to eat fresh fruit and veggies, while occasionally spoiling themselves with treats, all on a budget!

Follow us on Instagram Become a InstaCook Editor Become a InstaCook Live Presenter
Need help on all things adulting? Make sure to follow MSA LifeHacks on Instagram! From changing a tyre to job seeking tips, MSA LifeHacks has you covered!

In 2024, Tours will be departing each day from the Hump Lawn - come and say hi to the volunteers at our Information Tent at O-Week for directions!

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Do you have a legal issue? Monash Law Clinics can provide FREE legal advice and may be able to offer legal assistance on the range of matters. Click to see what they can help with.
Tax Help is a network of ATO-trained and accredited Monash student volunteers who provide a free and confidential service to help people complete their tax returns online using myTax.
No matter where you work there are laws that protect you and entitlements available to you. Click to find out more about your Fair Work rights.