Frequent updates will be made to ensure you have the most recent information you need to support your transition to Australia.
The following information will support:
- current students arriving as a part of the International Students Arrival Plan
- current students returning independently
- current students already onshore and ready for on-campus learning
- new students and current students arriving to La Trobe for the first time
- new students considering La Trobe
Fully vaccinated international students and eligible visa holders can travel to Australia from the 15th December 2021 without needing a travel exemption.
Your journey to studying on-campus at La Trobe
Be prepared before you travel
Once you have your CoE and Visa, you can arrange your travel to Australia.
Watch our Travelling to Australia Webinar to be prepared to leave home and transition to Australia.
Arrange your accommodation
Before you leave your home country, you need to book accommodation for the duration of your studies.
Accommodation information for the duration of your studies
On-Campus Accommodation is available at our Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo and Melbourne (Bundoora) campuses.
Special rates and offers are currently available for enrolled international students.
All On-Campus Accommodation must be booked before arriving in Australia and special rates and offers begin after the completion of any government isolation requirements.
Let us know when you’re arriving
Please complete this form so we can get in touch with you and provide assistance.
Download a Welcome Guide
To assist you to prepare to arrive in Australia, we are have prepared Welcome Guides with lots information you'll need to know when you arrive on campus.
Obtain your entry permit and COVID-19 test
All students will need to obtain a COVID-19 test before you depart your home country. You will need to be able to demonstrate a negative test result within 72 hours of your scheduled flight.
Undertake the COVID-19 border entry process by applying for your permit to enter Victoria from overseas.
Complete your International passenger arrivals permit application
Undertake required COVID-19 testing upon arrival
Get a COVID-19 PCR test, or a rapid antigen test, within 24 hours of your arrival.
You must keep a copy of your test results with you for 14 days after your arrival to provide if requested.
Please note you must have an Australian SIM card to receive your results.
Download the Service Victoria app
The Service Victoria app is used to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination and check in to locations in Victoria.
Once you have downloaded the app, add proof of your COVID-19 vaccination to the Service Victrola app.
Enjoy life at La Trobe
We can’t wait to see you on campus!
A fantastic program of on-campus events and engagement activities are coming soon!
It's time to return to campus
International study is a big decision, especially when the future can look a little uncertain. So we’ve designed our range of scholarships to give you the support you need in a changing world. From tuition fee reductions to cash grants, these scholarships recognise your achievements and reward your commitment to your future.
A range of scholarships are available including: