Free event – ‘She’ll be right’ Theatre Performance from international students

Students from Brazil, China, Columbia, Iraq, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Vietnam and Australia take to the stage in a powerful hour of storytelling about their experiences. Just another international student? A doctor working where drug dealers rule. An engineer now cleaning toilets. A good girl taking off her mask. A teacher passionate to share her language. A banker questioning…

Become an International Host

We are recruiting for Hosts for Semester 1, 2018 between now and end of October, with a competitive selection process, including online registration of interest and group interviews. Offers will be sent to successful 2018 Hosts by week commencing 29 October. It is a great way to make new friends, gain cross-cultural skills and connections,…

Support for international students at City Campus

La Trobe recognises that there is a growing number of international students studying at our City Campus at Collins Street. In order to provide better customer service to these students, International Student Services will visit the City Campus weekly on Tuesdays. This will be open to students attending the City Campus (Collins Street) with options…

Write For Us – Wise ASSC

Are you passionate about writing and sharing your experiences as a La Trobe University international student? Share your writings online through Wise ASSC blog! Submissions can be fiction, non-fiction, comedic pieces, opinion pieces, advice, interviews, poetry or any body of work created by La Trobe students. Each piece should be 300 – 600 words. Exceptions…

Student stories: La Trobe international students at the 18th ISANA Victoria/Tasmania State Conference

La Trobe International Student Services were delighted to sponsor outstanding international student leaders to participate in the 18th ISANA Victoria/Tasmania State Conference. Pictured with the President of ISANA (Victoria/Tasmania Branch) Manorani Guy are La Trobe students Sanjog Parajuli (Nepal), Dechamma Macharanda Direan (India) and Quoc Huy Tran (Vietnam).   Career and Employment opportunities Huy shared…

La Trobe shines in International Student Barometer

Every year La Trobe University participates in the International Student Barometer (ISB), an important global benchmarking tool that assists us to tailor services and support for our international student cohort. More than 1400 universities and colleges in 28 countries have adopted the ISB, collecting and comparing feedback from over 2 million students to date. La…

Call-Out for Artwork/Photos

Calling all artists and photographers! We are seeking submissions of artwork (including photos) to be used as the cover image of 2017-LTISS(Sem2) LMS topics. The selected image will, in some way, match the theme of the topic and will feature as the square “tile” within the 2017-LTISS(Sem2) front page. This week, we are seeking images…

2017-LTISS (Sem2) LMS “Subject”

Noticed a new subject in your LMS? 2017-LTISS (Sem2) is a special “subject” just for international students. It is designed to provide you important information about studying at La Trobe and living in Victoria. There are no compulsory activities within this subject and no assessments. 2017-LTISS does not directly contribute to your course grades. 2017-LTISS is…