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…

Are you completing your studies?

As a student completing your course in 2016, you are invited to a unique series of workshops designed to give you an edge in your job search. You will receive direct support from our experienced career advisers in developing your individual job search strategy, connecting with your profession, preparing effective job applications and practicing for…

Become an e-friend in Semester 1, 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,…

International Students Honoured in 2016 Awards

2016 has proved to be an award-winning year for our international students! International Student of the Year Nomination Bendigo international student Alonso Navarro Mendosa (from Mexico) has been shortlisted by the Victorian Government for their annual education awards in the category, International Student of the Year. Alonso works tirelessly at the Bendigo campus as a…

La Trobe at the Jordan International Exhibition for Higher Education

On 30 April 2016, La Trobe International Development Coordinator Richard (Fouad) Dirgham attended the Jordan International Exhibition for Higher Education (JIEHE). The event was officially opened by Ms Heidi Venamore (the Australian Ambassador to Jordan), and Dr Yacoub Nasereddinm (Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Middle East University in Jordan). The event was very well…

Lake Mountain Snow Trip – limited spots available!

Are you interested in jumping around in the snow? La Trobe International Student Services, La Trobe Melbourne, and La Trobe Accommodation Services are running a combined student snow trip to Lake Mountain. Date: Thursday 14 July 2016 Time: 08:00am Cost: $11 per person (Includes FREE return bus transport) Registration starts Thursday 19 May at 9:00am…