Welcome to La Trobe University!
Orientation is the official start to your university studies. Orientation will support your transition to University life and your academic success. At La Trobe we have a comprehensive Orientation program that includes:
- Meeting your Connect Mentor group
- Finding your way around campus
- Transition to academic studies
- Discovering the Library and online resources
- Sorting out your timetable
- Meeting people and finding out about student life activities and facilities
- All you need to know for getting ready to study at university.
Out and about at Orientation Week
Check out our daily digests on what's happened at Orientation Week on Melbourne campus.
La Trobe O-Week 2013: Connect mentor tour and faculty lunch
O-week is a great opportunity to get familiar with the campus, make friends, and get ready for uni.
La Trobe O-Week 2013: Sports Festival
If you love sports, or just want to keep active, the sports festival is a great opportunity to see what sports are avail
La Trobe O-Week 2013: Oh! Fest
Oh! Fest is a celebration of all things music and arts.
La Trobe O-Week 2013: Clubs and Societies Festival
Clubs and societies are a great opportunity to meet likeminded students and enrich your university experience.
Orientation Week Program
Orientation Week is over for Semester 1, 2013.
If you weren't able to attend Orientation Week, don't worry! There's a number of opportunities for you to catch up.
Also, check out the Ready4Uni website which contains valuable information to prepare you for life as a student at La Trobe and download the Lost on Campus App to help you navigate your way around campus.
Orientation from a students' perspective
You don't just have to take our word for it! Check out the videos below to hear what our students say about their own orientation experiences!
What was the best thing about Orientation Week
New students talk about what they thought was the best part of their Orientation Week experience
Did orientation help you settle into uni life?
Our new students speak about how Orientation Week helped them settle into life as a uni student