Prepare for your exams: top tips

Want to learn how to stay cool, calm and collected during exam week? Get some tips to help you with your exam studies from Achieve @ uni. Learn how to be prepared with strategies to help you do your best and reduce anxiety. Every topic has heaps of information and advice to help you survive…

Pedal Power!

Get fit without trying, save yourself some money and help the environment! Ride your bike to Uni and enjoy all the benefits. Take advantage of the secure bike storage options, lockers and shower facilities at the Melbourne Campus. The Melbourne and Bendigo campuses also offer a free Bikers Brekkie on the first Tuesday of each…

Warning – be aware of fee scam

There have been a number of reports of a fee scam. The scam involves a friend recommending a third party who provides a fee discount – presumably on the assumption that fees are negotiable and the third party has a capacity to bargain hard. Students are advised to pay their fees less 10% to the third…

Celebrate Festival of Diwali

La Trobe University is delighted to celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali on Thursday 19 October from 12noon to 2pm in the Agora at the Bundoora campus. Please join us for a ceremonial lighting of the lamps, music and performances, henna hand painting, and a free lunch. You are welcome to wear your traditional dress.…

Wellness day – “Live well at La Trobe”

You are highly encouraged to join the Wellness day on Tuesday 10 October from 11am to 2pm at Bundoora Campus, brought to you by La Trobe International Student Services and Allianz Global Assistance. The Simpson Lawns will become a festival of mind & body activities. The large Sport Marquee will be set up in the…

La Trobe International Students Shine

We are proud to have two international students in the 2017 Victorian Government International Education Awards Finals. Su Htet Zaw from Myanmar (right) has been nominated for international student of the year in higher education and Chi Le (left) from Vietnam has been nominated for international regional student of the year. Chi is based in…

Become an International Host

We are recruiting for Hosts for Semester 1, 2018 between now and end of October, with a competitive selection process, including online registration of interest and group interviews. Offers will be sent to successful 2018 Hosts by week commencing 29 October. It is a great way to make new friends, gain cross-cultural skills and connections,…

Be aware: nesting bird season

Australia has some birds that become protective during breeding seasons. Swooping is the most common way for birds to scare off intruders but it doesn’t happen very often. Things you can do: Avoid areas where birds may swoop if you can If you can’t avoid these areas, move quickly and cover your head Do not…

Explore La Trobe on WeChat

Are you on the most popular Chinese social media platform, WeChat? Connect with La Trobe University and get regular updates on what’s on at La Trobe. Subscribe today and explore La Trobe in Chinese. You can search for 乐卓博大学LaTrobe or scan our QR code in Wechat’s search engine.