Warning: smokers will be fined on University campuses

La Trobe is proud of being a healthy and clean environment to work and study. Smoking cigarettes or e-cigarettes outside of the designated smoking areas is a breach of the smoke-free policy and authorised officers can fine to any staff, students and visitors who smoke on campus. This is in response to increases in people smoking outside…

What you need to know about renting in Victoria

Relocating to a new city will naturally include tracking down a place to stay – somewhere close to your place of study with convenient transport links. There are a variety of different accommodation options on offer to suit individual needs and budgets. Renting in a brand new city can have its challenges. One international student…

University shutdown period

The University will close at 5 pm on Thursday 22 December 2016 and re-open at 9 am on Tuesday 3 January 2017. During this time the following services can be contacted at: 24-hour telephone hotline (1800 758 360) 24-hour OSHC emergency hotline by Allianz Global Assistance (1800 814 781) La Trobe Security (9479 2222).

It’s time to re-enrol for 2017!

Why are you asking me to re-enrol for 2017 now? At the end of each academic year, if you want to study in Semester 1 or Semester 2 of the following year, you need to re-enrol using StudentOnLine. Please note: To use StudentOnLine, you’ll need one of the following web browsers: Internet Explorer (7.0 and…

Off-Campus Accommodation Information Sessions

Interested in learning more about your options for living off-campus in a private rental, commercial apartment or share house? Looking for advice on how to start and manage a tenancy? Come along to one of our upcoming Off-Campus Accommodation Information Sessions: Monday 7 November Time: 5 pm-6 pm Venue: Challengeworks at Accommodation Services Wednesday 9…

AFIS workshops – IELTS, visas and immigration

Concerned with achieving English proficiency for your visa applications? Confused about which visa of the wide range available is the most suitable for you? Fear not, join the workshop@AFIS! The series will cover two crucial topics: 1. IELTS (3.45 pm–4.30 pm): This workshop will provide information on IELTS, which is one of the accepted standard…

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…