Macquarie University is ranked in the top ten universities in Australia, with over 30,000 students and 8,000 international students. The campus is set on 135 acres of parkland located only a 30-minute drive or 45-minute bus ride northwest of Sydney Harbour. The campus is adjacent to a large complex of retail stores, supermarkets, a cinema, and several restaurants. Sydney is the largest city in Australia with a population of approximately four million people. Magnificently situated on one of the finest natural harbors in the world, the City of Sydney offers a spectacular experience for international students. There is frequent bus service between the city and the Macquarie campus, offering a perfect blend of big-city life and campus community. The International Student Services program offers a range of helpful services, including airport pickup, visa advice, social activities and daytrips.
Macquarie guarantees accommodation for international students and offers several types of on-campus accommodation. Dormitory style housing is catered, with both ensuite and shared bathroom facilities available. Apartment style housing is also available both on and off campus. Apartments are non-catered but each one offers its own fully equipped kitchen.
Macquarie University - Housing