Student services

Indigenous Student Service Units have as a statement of purpose – the delivery of the highest quality services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as prospective and current students as well as alumni. These services aim to increase access, participation, retention and success for Indigenous Australians within the higher education sector.


Details of scholarships offered by La Trobe University are available on the University's scholarship website.

Future students

The Manager, Indigenous Student Services, can provide information on arranging
school visits to any of the La Trobe University campuses, and about the University's application and selection process.

Please contact us on (03) 9479 3817 or

The La Trobe Business school hosts Getting down to business, an orientation for Year 9 to 11 Indigenous students, introducing them to the world of business.

Currently enrolled students

Student Service Units are based on the following La Trobe campuses:


Woddha Gki-Lya Indigenous Education Unit
Location: Room 136, Building 6
T: (02) 6024 9796


Jimbeyer Boondjhil Indigenous Unit
Location: Ground floor, Student Services Centre
T: (03) 5444 7812


Ngarn-gi Bagora Indigenous Centre
Location: Office 202, Level 2, Agora East Building
T: (03) 9479 3817 / 5806


Indigenous Student Services Officer
Location: Dulka Yappata building
T: (03) 5022 3742


Ngarrapna Indigenous Education Unit
Location: Room 222, 210 Fryers Street
T: (03) 5820 8629

Part of the services provided available include information about the Indigenous Tutorial Assistance Scheme (ITAS), and available scholarships/bursaries.


Register online as a La Trobe Indigenous Australian alumni student to receive updated information on events/activities that are being undertaken by the Office of the Director, Indigenous Education, and the University.