Background Information

Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) is committed to provide good quality accommodation to all students, especially to the undergraduates. This undertaking was clearly made by the Vice-Chancellor himself, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustaffa Ishak, in his speech on June 27, 2010, in reference to the Student Accommodation Centre (SAC) roles in support of the mission and vision of the university.

The SAC consists of five sections namely the Administration and Operations (SPO), Catering Services (SPS), Maintenance and Management Project (S3P), Communications Services (DSS) and Taman Siswa. The centre is headed by a Director and well supported by a pool of dedicated and trained administrative staff. The team has the task of managing all the 15 Student Residential Halls (SRHs) for both local and international students. In respond to the needs of international postgraduate students, Maybank SRH is specially designated for these students with families and special needs. In addition, the SAC is also responsible for managing other assets such as at Taman Siswa, Jitra and Sisiran Sintok which have 261 and 86 housing units respectively. 

SAC is also responsible for managing almost 100 food outlets situated on campus and ensuring that the food served is always Halal, hygienic and affordable. With regard to quality assurance, it also undertakes mandatory periodic inspections on all food premises and implement training programmes for the proprietors in compliant with the rules and regulations stipulated by the Malaysian Ministry of Health.

In addition, SAC also manages the university bus services that ply numerous routes, both on and off campus. It has to ensure that the bus service provided is efficient and reliable for majority of the students are dependent on it. 

Housing and Student Services (U3P) Directorships:

1. Major Pauzi Pak Chu  

2. Mr Rodzi Bin Abu Seman  

3. Puan Hajjah Maimunah Binti Mohamed (present)

Student Accommodation Centre (SAC) Directorships:

1. Puan Hajjah Maimunah Binti Mohamed  

2. Mr. Noor Azman Bin Yusof (present)


Student Accommodation Centre (SAC)

Student Accommodation Centre  (SAC),
Student Affairs Deparnment (HEP),
Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM),
06010 UUM Sintok,
Kedah Darul Aman.
Tel: 04-928 4150 
Fax : 04-928 4175 / 4176
Emel: sac[@]uum[dot]edu[dot]my

Office Hour

Sunday - Wednesday:
8:00 A.M - 5:00 P.M

Thursday :
8:00 A.M - 3:30 P.M

Rest :
1:00 P.M - 2:00 P.M

Closed :
Friday, Saturday & Public Holiday


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