Let’s talk about SSAF

What is SSAF? Introduced in 2011, the Australian Parliament passed legislation enabling universities and other higher education providers to charge a fee for student services and amenities of a non-academic nature. SSAF can only be used to fund services and amenities that are outlined by the Australian government, funds from SSAF help to improve Student Experience at La…

Look out for the ISB survey coming soon!

International Student Barometer (ISB) Survey – Second week of April  What is ISB? The ISB is the world’s largest student survey providing benchmarks for international student satisfaction. All levels and years of study are covered, from first-year undergraduates to final year PhD students. The ISB provides La Trobe University with an understanding of the international…

Safety on Campus

La Trobe University has a number of initiatives in place to protect your safety. We ask you to take the time to review this page including the emergency guidelines on the website, giving you preparation for events which may impact on your safety. If you have concerns about your safety, or indeed the safety of others,…

Join our Facebook group

The Facebook group ‘La Trobe International students Connect’ is an informal support network where you can find out information and ask questions about living, studying and working in Australia from those who know best – current La Trobe International students and alumni. Join now.

Welcome to 2017!

Happy New Year and Welcome to 2017 – a new year and a fresh start. On behalf of the La Trobe Times team, we wish you a happy new year and hope that you all had a safe and relaxing break. It’s La Trobe’s 50th anniversary this year and we are celebrating in style with…

50 years of groundbreaking research at La Trobe

2016 has seen La Trobe University firmly establish its place among the world’s top universities, being listed in the top 400 by all three major ranking agencies: QS, Times Higher Education, and AWRU (Academic Ranking of World Universities). To make this illustrious list, The University had to excel across a number of areas including teaching,…

La Trobe ranks in QS top 50 under 50

La Trobe University has ranked for the first time in the QS Top 50 under 50, cementing its position as one of the world’s best young institutions. The University rose seven places to 48th in this year’s rankings and is one of the top three young universities in Victoria. The QS result was followed by the 2016-17 Times…

Victorian Engineering and IT Career Expo 2016

The 2016 Victorian Engineering and IT Career Expo will be held on 21st September at the State Library of Victoria. The event will deliver a world-class exhibition that promotes the employment opportunities in engineering and IT, celebrates Victorian engineering excellence and advocates the importance of engineering leadership within the profession. The Victorian Engineering and IT…