Join our Facebook group for international students

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 to connect with other La Trobe international students and be the…

Need support with a difficult situation?

The LTSU Student Advocacy Service can help with many different academic, administrative and welfare-related problem situations. They will explain the University’s Policies and Procedures and let you know what your rights and responsibilities are. They also help students prepare for important meetings and hearings and can even go to the meeting or hearing with you.…

Internships: ‘Kick start your career’ workshops

Want to know which undergraduate internship subjects you can choose from and what career they can lead to? Join one of the ‘Kick start your career’ workshops: Discover how to gain relevant real – life work experience that you will receive credit for. Expand your professional networks. Learn how an internship leads to gaining professional…

LTSU Re-Orientation Clubs Festival

You’ve got your student ID. You’ve figured out the best way to get to campus. Now, it’s time to start making the most of your time here and join a club! Join the La Trobe Student Union (LTSU), check out one of the LTSU’s clubs & societies, connect with a La Trobe student support service and…

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…

Want to know how to improve your grades?

Feel like you didn’t achieve your best last semester? You may be interested in attending a free ‘How to improve your grades’ workshop. The workshops are facilitated by staff from our academic and support services teams, and will provide you with an opportunity to discuss tips and strategies to help you succeed next semester! Register…

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,…