There are a number of religious facilities and places of worship located in Melbourne and Victoria, and specifically in the suburbs surrounding the Melbourne campus. This includes churches of most Christian confessions (Orthodox, Catholic, Anglican, Methodist, Baptist, Lutheran and other), Muslim Mosques, Buddhist and Hindu Temples and Jewish Synagogues.
Faith-based student clubs and associations also offer fellowship and support.
To find religious organisations all over Melbourne and Victoria visit www.localblue.com.au
Religious facilities on Campus
All campuses provide chaplains. The La Trobe Chaplaincy can help students to contact and join local churches and meetings, clubs and groups on campus, and even help with Christian marriage preparation and weddings. The Chaplaincy can also refer students to people of their own religious faith and give information on where to visit.
T: (+61 3) 9479 1479
(+61 3) 9479 2979
(+61 3) 9479 3180
(+61 3) 9479 2775
T: (+61 3) 5444 7939
T: (+61 2) 6024 9796
Information for Muslim students
All campuses provide Muslim prayer facilities.
The Melbourne campus has separate prayer rooms, ablution facilities for men and women and congregational prayers are conducted on Friday lunchtimes. Regular prayer meetings are conducted in the Bendigo campus prayer room and a room for prayer is available at the Albury-Wodonga campus.
Information packs for newly-arrived Muslim students are available from La Trobe International.
- Melbourne campus - to gain access to the prayer room, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your student ID number, card access number (on the back of your student ID card), and access require (Male/Female room).
- Bendigo campus - 1800 077 043
- Albury-Wodonga campus - email@example.com
Further useful information for Muslim students.