International Students Leadership Committee (I-LEAD)

International Student Services (ISS) has gathered a group of young leaders to form the university’s first International Student Leadership Committee (I-LEAD) who will provide us with valuable information about the student lifecycle, improving our services, increasing student engagement and development through volunteering opportunities. This month we are featuring two of our amazing I-LEADers Edel Wan from Melbourne…

Welcome to Semester 2!

It might be the middle of winter but there are lots of things to keep you warm at La Trobe this Semester! First and foremost – make sure you are properly enrolled. A reminder that a full-time course load (60 credit points) is a visa requirement unless you are planning to do a summer or…

Welcome Back!

La Trobe International extends a very warm welcome to all returning international students in 2018. We hope you had a relaxing break and are ready for the new year. We greatly value international students on our campuses and strive to provide a safe and respectful environment for everyone. We look forward to supporting you in…

Become an e-friend in Semester One, 2018

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,…

Completing your studies? What’s next?

La Trobe International would like to invite you to join the free completion of studies workshop (also called Reintegration Program). It is a great opportunity to get advice and information about taking the next steps. The workshop will provide international students some practical matters in completing your degree at La Trobe: Career Panel with current…

Become an e-friend in Summer Semester 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. In return, you will…

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…