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Semester / Trimester

Courses with Locals in Multiple Disciplines - La Trobe University

La Trobe University

Spring 1 2018 (Feb 20, 2018 to Jun 29, 2018)
Catalog Code: IMES3118

ISA Melbourne students studying at La Trobe University will select courses from a wide variety of fields of study allowing their study abroad experience to fit their individual academic needs. Courses taught in English by La Trobe University professors. ISA students will enroll in courses alongside Australian and international students.

Highlights of this Program Include:
  • Traditional U.S.-style campus located 10 miles from center city Melbourne
  • Wildlife santuary on campus where students can volunteer
  • Strong Programs in Animal Science and Zoology, Health Sciences, Arts and Humanities, and Business Management
  • Housing: On-Campus dorm housing and center-city apartment-style housing available
  • Multi-day Bridging Cultures Program in beautiful Byron Bay
  • Optional Excursions in the Outback, New Zealand, Thailand & Bali
Semester + Semester Programs Available: Students may participate in the Spring + Fall OR the Fall + Spring sessions of this program by selecting their two semesters of interest when submitting the initial ISA online application. For more information about this option, please contact your Melbourne Site Specialist.

Prices & Dates

February 20, 2018 - June 29, 2018

Session Dates:


Catalog Code:



November 15, 2017 Extended to November 25, 2017

Application Due Date:

November 30, 2017

Final Forms & Payments Due:

Program in Progress

Admissions Status:

*prices and dates are subject to change

Note: About pricing...

Housing is not included in the price above. Housing at La Trobe University ranges from $4900 - $6,500 (subject to change.) Where available, a full meal plan is included in housing costs. A $500-$800 refundable security deposit will be charged to students living in ISA arranged housing. ISA may retain some, or all, of this deposit in case of damage to property, or if utility usage exceeds the allotted monthly amount.

Students who select the Semester + Semester option for this program will receive a $2,500 discount. ISA support services, housing and insurance are not included during the interim period between sessions but may be added for an additional charge.


La Trobe University Sponsored Scholarship - La Trobe University supports two ISA students with a $1,000 AUD award each semester. The award is credited to the student's overall program balance with ISA.


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Students must have at least sophomore standing (second year) at their home university at the time of participation.

Students are required to submit an official transcript along with the application.

Other sessions available: