Registrations are now open for Semester 2, 2017 International Student Host Program

La Trobe International is currently recruiting students who are interested in being International Hosts during the International Registration and Orientation in Semester 2, 2017.International Student Hosts help to create a vibrant host program that supports newly arrived international students and introduces them to new people, La Trobe University and the city of Melbourne. It is…

End of Exams Party: tickets now on sale

The LTSU End of Exams Party is back! Thursday 17 November from 9pm at the Royal Melbourne Hotel, Melbourne. There will be two huge dancefloors pumping with dance, house & R’n’B from some of Melbourne’s best DJ’s. Buy your ticket online or in person from the LTSU Reception (Lvl 2, Agora West):   $10 LTSU members $15 Non members + $10 Party…

New initiatives for students at the City Campus

Do you study at the City Campus (Collins Street)? Don’t miss out on the newly established events, supports and activities for you! Enjoy free lunch every Monday, organised by the City Campus and La Trobe Student Union. Food will be served twice daily to cater for the morning and evening students. Looking for jobs? Meet…

Become an e-friend in summer semester, 2016

La Trobe International is looking for current international students who are willing to help new students with their preparations and settling into university life. An e-friend is an experienced La Trobe University student who volunteers time to answer queries about living in Australia and studying at La Trobe University through Facebook and Weibo. In return,…

Education Alliance Study Tour of India – meet Vidya Balan!

La Trobe students will be awarded a grant to participate in a study tour of India, identifying opportunities for developing education sustainability in the region. This includes learning about the region’s culture and establishing a new three year initiative to assist children with special needs in India – Educate the Educators. These awards have been…

International Student Services support for city campuses

La Trobe recognises that there is a growing number of international students studying at our city campuses at Collins Street and Franklin Street. In order to provide better customer service to these students, the following initiatives have been introduced from this year: International Student Services is introducing weekly visits on Tuesdays to the city starting…