Undergraduate pathways (school leavers)

If you are a current or recent year 12 graduate, these pathways can help you get on track to study a course at La Trobe University.

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Your voluntary work in the community could help secure you a place – even before ATARs are released.

Bridging courses

Bridging courses give you the chance to move directly from secondary school into a degree in science, engineering or health sciences.

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Diploma of Tertiary Studies

Reach your career dreams with a Diploma designed to prepare you to succeed in further undergraduate studies.

Elite Athlete Program

Providing elite athlete students assistance and support by successfully combining their academic and sporting pursuits

Priority Access Program

This program awards eligible Australian Year 12 students with bonus points for entry into a La Trobe degree.

Regional benefits program

Empowering high achieving students from regional communities.

Single subject entry

Get a taste of university life and strengthen your application to get into a La Trobe Bachelor’s degree.

Other pathways

TAFE and other pathways can help you gain entry to La Trobe University.

VCE Plus

VCE Plus is an opportunity for high achieving VCE students to complete two first year university subjects and have them recognised as part of their VCE.