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…

Support for City Campus students

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, International Student Services will visit the City Campus weekly on Wednesdays. This will begin from 15 March until the semester finishes. This…

Support Services for international students

Are you a new student? Getting familiar with university systems (e.g. LMS) and processes, and understanding assessment tasks can be daunting. Luckily, our Student Development Advisers are here to help. Whether your questions are general or study-specific, the advisers will do their best to point you in the right direction. We also have a number…

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…

LMS: What’s coming up?

The 2016-LTISS subject on the Learning Management System (LMS) is created by International Student Support specifically for international students. Features of the site include: meet the ISS team weekly topics, activities and quizzes latest news and upcoming events other information relevant to international students. Over the next two weeks, we will be featuring topics on:…

International students’ rental rights

Are you trying to find the right place to live while you’re studying in Victoria? Wondering if you should rent a room you’ve seen advertised online, or find a house to share with friends? Many international students face this challenge. But there are a few things you can do to ‘rent smart’ and avoid problems.…

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…