Student and career services

Mackay Student Services

Get the most out of your Mackay education, from start to finish and beyond into your professional career.

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Is Mackay right for you?

Are you interested in the Earth and protecting our environment? Or are the stars and planets calling your name? Do you want a career that plays an essential role in the day-to-day life of most people on the planet? If so, you just might like it here.

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Jumpstart your career

Our close ties with industry leaders provide students with exclusive opportunities for summer jobs and internships. This means hands-on industry experience, giving you the leading edge to jump-start your career.

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Mackay scholarships

Find the financial support you need to pursue your career in the earth sciences. Mackay has a large number of Mackay-specific scholarships available to our students. Find one that's right for you today!

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Join the club (or clubs)!

Whether you're into rockhounding, gold-panning or student leadership, you can find your place at the Mackay School. Explore all the Mackay clubs and activities and get involved!