Individual student support

International students can make appointments to meet with an International Student Services (ISS) staff member to discuss any issues they may be facing including:

  • advice on academic, financial, accommodation, cultural and personal issues
  • visa issues
  • referrals to campus services
  • community involvement programs and volunteer work opportunities
  • critical incidents
  • University policies and procedures.

All appointments are confidential. To make an appointment with an ISS staff member, follow the information on the Contact International Student Services webpage.

24-hour Students Assistance Hotline

This is a special after-hours telephone hotline for all international students at La Trobe University. We care and want to help you with anything you might be worried about. If you need help after-hours (at night, during public holidays or on the weekends) call 1800 758 360.

This is a free call from landlines anywhere in Australia. Standard call rates apply from mobile phones.