Snapshot of La Trobe University


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Snapshot of La Trobe University

  • According to the Times Higher Education 2015 Rankings, La Trobe is listed among the top 100 universities under the age of 50
  • La Trobe has more than 35 000 students and 4 000 staff
  • La Trobe has 8 campuses – La Trobe Campuses
  • Over 55% of students who study at the Bendigo campus come from outside of Bendigo – La Trobe – Bendigo with over 600 students living on campus – La Trobe Bendigo Accommodation
  • La Trobe is also one of the biggest providers of higher education to students from Victoria’s regions
  • La Trobe ensures that there are opportunities for students to develop skills beyond the knowledge they are gaining at university through work experience, volunteering, and student exchange opportunities, etc. – Developing Career Skills at La Trobe
  • La Trobe has two colleges: Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce (ASSC) and Science, Health and Engineering (SHE) – La Trobe Colleges
  • The College of Arts Social Sciences and Commerce (ASSC) is made up of 4 schools and 11 departments, and offers a range of specialised study options across all of La Trobe’s campuses – La Trobe ASSC Schools & Departments
  • The College of Science, Health and Engineering (SHE) contains nine schools and 16 departments working across La Trobe’s multi-campus operations, offering general and specialist undergraduate, postgraduate and research higher degree courses – La Trobe SHE Schools & Departments
  • La Trobe has a Hallmark Program for high-achieving students who are passionate about learning – La Trobe Hallmark Program. There is a scholarship attached to the Hallmark Program valued at $10,500 over four years

La Trobe also offers an Early Entry program called Aspire.  This program is designed to acknowledge secondary students who work hard to make positive changes in their schools and communities through volunteering.   The Aspire Early Admissions Program acknowledges a student’s volunteering efforts when they apply.  As a successful applicant, students receive an offer into their course in September before they receive their ATAR – Aspire Early Admissions Program