Before you leave

After you have received your offer to study at La Trobe University, we will send you the Acceptance and Pre-departure guide [PDF 3.89MB] including your Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) which you can use to arrange your student visa.

Acceptance and pre-departure information

Refer to our Acceptance and pre-departure guide and checklist for important information on preparing to come to Australia and what to do if you arrive on a weekend.

Quarantine and customs

There are a number of restrictions on what goods you can bring into Australia.

Airport reception

We can arrange for you to be picked up from Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine), Albury Airport or the Albury Railway Station.

Temporary accommodation

If needed, La Trobe can organise temporary accommodation for you prior to longer-term arrangements.

Currency and banking

Information on Australian currency and banking services in Australia.