Activities and events for your students
We can help your students learn what it's like to study at university through information sessions, campus tours, and other activities throughout the year.
Our specialist staff are available to come and speak to your students and have a range of resources available to help educate Year 10 – Year 12 students on:
- The La Trobe difference
- Our courses and different pathway options
- Aspire Early Admissions Program, Hallmark Program and scholarships
- Life at La Trobe – hear about student exchange and our clubs and societies
- University selection and admissions processes
- The transition from school to university and support services
Campus talk and tours
Join us on campus for a presentation, tour our facilities and hear from our Student Ambassadors.
Campus talk and tours usually run for 1.5 hours however they can be can be adapted to meet your school's specific needs.
School events and expos
Our staff are available to attend your school events and careers expos. We try to attend as many as we can however requests can be subject to availability.
Future Students Centre
We have a brand new Future Students Centre located on our Melbourne Campus in the David Myers Central Building.
Students and their parents are able to drop in to get their questions answered anytime Monday to Friday between 9am – 5pm.
Experience La Trobe
Open to Year 9- 12 students and parents, Experience La Trobe is held every April and July school holidays.
With various workshops available across all of our study areas, students can get a taste for life at La Trobe and explore one of our five beautiful campuses.
It's a great opportunity to chat with our Student Ambassadors and staff about our courses and to gain insight into the student experience. We also have a special parents program available to help answer any questions on the transition from school to university.
Some workshops do reach capacity so we encourage students to get in quick so they don't miss out!
Learn more about Experience La Trobe.
The Open Day experience is one of the biggest factors in a student's university decision-making process. It's their chance to experience the campus, meet students and staff, and get a feel for life at La Trobe.
We recommend jumping on our Open Day planner to check out our information sessions to make sure students get the most out of their day!
Find out more about our Open Days.
Next Generation Youth Forum
The Next Generation Youth Forum provides Year 10-12 students the opportunity to participate in a range of workshops on leadership and social justice topics delivered by young thought leaders from across Australia.
Schools are invited to nominate students to attend via our website.
Find out more about the Next Generation Youth Forum.
La Trobe Cyber Games
Enjoy an immersive experience as a cybersecurity analyst whilst competing against fellow students to defend from simulated cyber-attacks scenarios. The Cyber Games will educate students through the Cisco Cyber Range and partnership programs from Quantum Victoria.
Tertiary Information Service (TIS)
TIS provides a relaxed setting in which your Year 12 students can get information and speak directly with university and TAFE representatives. We attend all TIS events in regional and metropolitan Victoria. Topics include:
- Choosing a course
- VTAC application procedures
- Differences between university, TAFE and other providers
- Finance and accommodation
- Transition to uni
- University selection processes
- Prerequisites and extra requirements
For more information on dates and coordinating institutions, visit the TIS website.If you have any questions regarding any of our activities or events, please contact our Future Students Centre on 1300 135 045.