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…

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…

Free international student rides

City of Melbourne is launching another series of its bike program for the city’s newly arrived international students this Autumn! Now in the 6th year, the program has set the course for many international students by providing a warm welcome and knowledge base on how to navigate the streets of Melbourne – by bike! There…

Volunteers wanted: Law Week 2017

Law Week is an annual festival of events that makes learning about the law easy. It offers Victorians the opportunity to find answers to everyday legal issues through informative and fun events. Go behind the scenes at the courts or take part in debates, tours, mock-court trials and music performances. Stop by the Law Week…

Melbourne International Student Conference 2017

The annual Melbourne International Student Conference (MISC) is right around the corner and is an important event for any student wishing to develop their professional skills, network with new people and mingle with industry leaders in their field. Running across two days from Friday 5 May to Saturday 6 May and taking place at Victoria…

Volunteering events

Always wanted to volunteer, but didn’t know where to start? Volunteering is very highly regarded by employers and securing an opportunity means you can have it reflect on your resume. It’s also an chance to get involved with the causes that are important to you. The So You Want to Volunteer? workshop and panel and…