Surfing with an international flavour

With Victoria’s range of beautiful beaches, big waves and breathtaking coastlines, it’s no wonder that among the array of sporting clubs at La Trobe, a surf club would exist. The La Trobe Surf Club, or S@LT (Surfing at La Trobe), has long been a staple of the sporting landscape at the university. The club runs…

National Volunteer week: 8-10 May

As part of National Volunteer week, International Student Services, in collaboration with CareerReady and Careers and Employability (Employer Engagement), held a number of activities, aimed at promoting and providing opportunities for both domestic and international students to seek and secure a valuable volunteer opportunity, as an adjunct to their university-based learning, contributing to their future…

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…

Win cash prizes, flight tickets and an iPad – ISB survey 2017

The International Student Barometer (ISB) is the world’s largest student survey providing benchmarks for student satisfaction. The survey covers four major areas: arrival, learning, living, and support. This survey is your opportunity to tell us what’s working/not working and what you think of your university experience to date. As a thank you for completing the…

Become an e-friend in Semester 2, 2017

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/or Weibo. In return,…

Rebels and Student Services rugby outing

You are invited by La Trobe International, in partnership with the Melbourne Rebels Rugby Union Club, to enjoy a night out watching two of Australia’s favourite teams in action at the Super Rugby. The event will be held on Saturday 13 May from 6 pm to 10 pm at the AAMI Park in Melbourne. You…

Undergraduate student volunteer needed for research study

Are you an undergraduate international student? If yes, you are invited to participate in a Research Study led by Chief Investigator Jasvir Kaur Nachatar Singh from La Trobe Business School. The aim of this research study is to explore international student experiences at La Trobe on Blended Learning and the impact of these experiences on…