Life is better with a Buddy – Join Virtual Buddy program

The buddy program provides an opportunity to develop cross cultural friendships. The Buddy program helps La Trobe students to make friends, develop peer networks, and engage in cross-cultural exchange. The program not only helps students develop language and intercultural communication skills, but it also helps build global awareness as well as rewarding friendships between students.…

Virtual Events Planner is alive

To help you navigate, plan and schedule the many online events, workshops and other programs that are now being offered to you, the University’s Student Success team has created a Virtual Events Planner.  Here, you will find events run by areas such as the Learning Hub, the Careers Service, Student Theatre, Study Skills sessions, Wellbeing…

COVID-19 Financial Assistance Program

La Trobe has introduced some new measures to support those students who have been financially affected by the current COVID-19 crisis. We understand that many students are now facing financial hardship and we are committed to doing everything we can to help.  The La Trobe University COVID-19 Financial Assistance Program is available to all currently…

Study Melbourne Live Projects, July 2020 – Virtual Internships for International Students

Are you an international student looking for a virtual internship in July 2020? Are you looking to develop your employability skills and social connections with the business community, in order to be Career Ready? La Trobe University has secured a limited number of places for international students to participate in Study Melbourne’s LIVE Projects, July…

Activate while you isolate with La Trobe Sport!

Remember the days when we could get active where and when we pleased and social distancing wasn’t a thing? Don’t despair, La Trobe Sport has you covered! We are pleased to present our #ActivationInIsolation online series, proudly brought to you by our highly qualified Health & Fitness team! Exercise from the comfort of your own home as…

8 ways to keep your mind healthy – Looking after your Health and Wellbeing during COVID-19

Everyone reacts differently in stressful situations and how you respond to stress can depend on many different factors. Our Wellbeing team has shared 8 suggestions to keep your mind healthy during this challenging period: 1. Acknowledge your feelings When you block your emotions because they are overwhelming or conflicting it has a tendency to cause…

Census date is on 31 March 2020

The census date is your deadline to finalise your Semester 1, 2020 enrolment. You must finalise your Semester 1 subjects by the census date. After the census date, your Semester 1 enrolment is locked in, and you’ll be financially responsible for your enrolled subjects. Need help? If you are impacted by exceptional circumstances and want…

Tips on productive online studying

With the continued outbreak of COVID-19 we have decided to transition face-to-face classes to online delivery, wherever possible, from Tuesday 24 March. Here are 3 most essential tips on productive online studying. Set up a routine and stick to it Although you will most likely have the flexibility to study from home, it helps to…