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…

Join the La Trobe Student Union 2016

Make your time at La Trobe more fulfilling and join the La Trobe Student Union (LTSU) for only AUD$40 per year. Get heaps of discounts on and off campus, plus exclusive access to all LTSU events, day trips and more! Join now at latrobesu.org.au/membership The benefits include but are not limited to the followings: Free Breakfast…

New international students arrive at La Trobe!

Newly arrived international students have made it to Orientation at La Trobe University! Events on the Melbourne Campus introduced over a thousand new international students to life at La Trobe. Events included a City Amazing Race, which saw students rushing around the city solving problems and finding clues. Everyone won a prize and made some…

Lord Mayor’s Student Welcome 2016

The Lord Mayor’s Student Welcome is a special event that recognises and celebrates students’ contributions to the cultural life and diversity of the city. There are nearly 36,000 international students who live and study in Melbourne. This free event – produced by young people for young people – will have performances, interactive activities, roving entertainers,…

2016 Bendigo Festival of Cultures

Are you studying at La Trobe University’s Bendigo Campus? If you are, don’t miss the 2016 Bendigo Festival of Cultures between 12 March and 20 March 2016. The week-long festival showcases the vibrancy of Victoria’s multiculturalism and is a real feast and musical extravaganza, with something for everyone! One of the highlights is the ‘Celebrating…

Celebrate Chinese New Year in Preston Market

This year, Chinese New Year—the Year of the Monkey—begins on Monday the 8 February and lasts until 27 January 2017. The New Year is also known as the Spring Festival and it is marked by the lunisolar Chinese calendar, so the date changes each year. It’s party time with the celebrations kicking off in Preston Market on…

Renew your La Trobe Student Union membership

The La Trobe University Student Union (LTSU) is the peak representative body for La Trobe students at the Melbourne, Shepparton and Mildura campuses. Joining the LTSU membership program connects you to fantastic benefits including: Cheap Hoyts and Village movie tickets 5 per cent off Coles and Woolworths gift cards 10 per cent off purchases and…