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.…

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…

Keep Yourself Safe

The University has a number of initiatives in place to protect your safety. We suggest you do your research and be aware of the support services and emergency guidelines, so you are prepared for events which may impact on your safety. Uni-Safe service If you feel concerned about your safety when it is dark, Security…

How La Trobe International and IDP Professional Development Bursary helped Maria – Applications are open for 2020

Maria Camila Mejia Velez is a 2nd year Master of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) international student at La Trobe, Melbourne Campus. Coming from Medellin, Colombia with a rich and diverse culture, she found Melbourne very quiet when first arrived in the middle of the night on the weekend. However, she has…