Rotary International Student Weekend Stay

International Student Services (ISS) and Rotary E-Club are delighted to report that the inaugural “International Student Weekend Stay” went off without a hitch from the 21st to the 23rd of September, and was a huge success, according to participants. Under this new partnership between La Trobe University and Rotary E-club Latrobe, eight International students spent…

Changes in work limitations affecting Work Integrated Learning, Industry Based Learning and Placements

Important changes in work limitations International student visa holders are permitted to work 40 hours fortnightly while their courses are in session. These new changes in work limitations could affect students who are undertaking elective Work Integrated Learning (WIL), Industry Based Learning (IBL) and Placement subjects. Please read carefully the information below, provided by the Department…

Are you studying part-time this semester?

Before you decide to study part-time or as we call it “under load”, we strongly suggest you meet a La Trobe International ISS Coordinator and your Course Coordinator to find out if you are allowed to under load or not. Please be aware that all international student visa holders need to comply with their student…

Are you graduating soon? – Free Workshop

If you are completing your course in Semester 2 2018 or Semester 1 2019, we would like to invite you to a completion of studies workshop (also called Reintegration Program) where we will assist you with some practical matters in completing your degree at La Trobe: Are you ready to graduate? Graduations, Testamurs, Academic Transcripts…

Global Innovation Program and Study Tour to Bosnia 2018

The School of Engineering and Mathematical Science and La Trobe Learning and Teaching are organising a unique interdisciplinary project-based elective subject (15 credit points) open to all Trobe University undergraduate students in their 2nd, 3rd and 4th year of studies. Who and What? Up to 20 students from various disciplines – including Engineering, Business, Marketing,…

Join La Trobe Sports Centre this summer!

SUNSHINE IS ON THE WAY! Summer is just around the corner and we have a number of Health & Fitness related activities to keep you active! All La Trobe University students, La Trobe Melbourne students and staff members receive a discount! All our Gold and Gym Members receive a complimentary Fitness Assessment, Personalised Training Program,…

Launch of the I-LEAD Committee!

The inaugural International Student Leadership Committee (I-LEAD) program was recently officially launched to the La Trobe community by the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Success), Jessica Vanderlelie. Twelve (12) La Trobe students have been selected to provide ongoing consultation to International Student Services on all matters related to the international student experience. These emerging leaders, known as…

The Borchardt Library is now open 24/7!

The Borchardt Library at Melbourne campus is now open 24/7! You asked and we have listened! The Melbourne Campus Library at Bundoora is now open 24 hours/7 days a week! From Monday 3rd of September and until the end of the exam period. This means you can use our study spaces and services for longer! Computers Borrow…