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Applying isn’t the end of the process. If you want to change your preferences or learn more about pathways, you’re in the right place. Plan your next step with explainer videos on demand.

Pathways to uni

Prerequisites

Prerequisites

Don’t meet the prerequisites for your dream course? Here’s what you can do.

Prerequisite pathways

Second Chance Aspire

Second Chance Aspire

What to do if you didn’t get the ATAR you needed for the course in your Aspire offer.

Explore your options

Alternative pathways into uni

Alternative pathways into uni

If you didn't get the ATAR or prerequisites you needed, consider a pathway into uni.

Get into your course

Diploma to degree

Diploma to degree

Discover how a Diploma could set you up for success and get you into your degree.

Find out how

Got a course in mind? Find your pathway.

  • Allied health degrees
  • Commerce and commerce double degrees
  • Dental science and oral health
  • Education
  • Law and law double degrees
  • Medicine / Biomedical sciences (medical)
  • Nursing and midwifery
  • Paramedicine
  • Physiotherapy

Getting ready for uni

Your transition to uni

Your transition to uni

There's more to uni than just study. Find out more about student services before you start uni.

Find out more

Regional benefits and scholarships

Regional benefits and scholarships

Secure a guaranteed spot in your course and a scholarship of $5,000 per year.

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Accept and enrol your offer

Accept and enrol your offer

Prepare for your next step by finding out how to accept and enrol your offer.

Discover the process

Frequently asked questions

First of all, you should revisit your preference list and check you meet the prerequisites for your chosen courses. You have until 4 January if you want to change your preferences. Check out our pathway videos for different ways to get into your dream course or get in touch if you need a hand.

Adjustment factors are the extra circumstances we consider when you apply, like certain subjects or SEAS. They’re added to your raw aggregate score and then we re-calculate your ATAR.

Learn more about adjustment factors

Yes, you can change your preferences as many times as you like, regardless of whether you’ve received or accepted an offer. Just make sure you’re making changes within the allocated change of preference dates.

You must meet all entry requirements to be eligible for a course. But, the good news is you still have plenty of options – check out how our pathway courses can help you get into your dream course.

You must meet all entry requirements to be eligible for a course. However, there are still ways you can boost your prerequisites – find out how.

Pathways are just different ways to achieve your goals. If you don’t meet the entry requirements for your dream course, another Diploma or degree program could be the answer.

Explore our pathway options

If you’ve applied through Aspire but didn’t meet your course entry requirements, check out how to change your Aspire preference with Second Chance Aspire.

All spots in La Trobe undergraduate courses are CSPs, which means they’re subsidised by the government. You’ll still pay a contribution, but most Australian students are eligible to defer payment through HECS-HELP.

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Metro webinars

Metro webinars

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Regional webinars

Regional webinars

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