Congratulations on being offered a place within the on-campus accommodation at La Trobe University! We trust you are looking forward to joining us this year. The team at Accommodation Services is excited to meet you and provide an outstanding residential experience in 2019.
In the next few weeks all new students are required to move into their new home for the academic term. Please read carefully through the notes below as they provide some essential information to make your transition to living at La Trobe University Bendigo as smooth as possible:
Saturday 9th February
Please use the link below to RSVP with the date you are moving into your accommodation so we know when to expect you!
Move in Times: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Please proceed to Sharon Street, Flora Hill (Bendigo Locality Map) and head up the hill to Gate 10 (Bendigo Inner Campus Map) where Accommodation Services staff will be able to direct you to your new home!
Students under the age of 18 on Move In Day will need to meet with Accommodation Services staff upon arrival. All Minors and their Guardians are required to sign a form agreeing to refrain from consuming alcohol until they turn 18. Please make yourself known to the staff when you arrive.
Please make sure you have contacted Centrelink prior to your arrival to request your Living Away From Home Allowance and Relocation Scholarship – we have Youth Allowance Rent Statements available at our Accommodation Services Office.
What do you need to bring?
We remind you that linen is NOT provided, and you will need to bring with you when you move in. The bed sizes for each accommodation are as follows:
Hillside Apartments: King Single (106cm x 203cm)
Terraces: Singles (92cm x 187cm)
Units: Extra Long Single (92cm x 203cm)
Villas: King Single (106cm x 203cm)
Orde House: Extra Long Single (92cm x 203cm)
Bar Fridge (All Residences): (900mm High x 600mm Wide x &00mm Deep)
Your Student Leaders for 2019
Your Student Leaders are here to assist you with your transition into University life! You will get to meet your Student Leaders on Move in Day.
ResFest is our orientation program for both new and returning residential students. ResFest will run for over two weeks 9th February - 24th February 2019. ResFest is designed to give you an exciting, welcoming and positive start to your year on Res. We have a variety of entertainment, social activities, information sessions and exciting experiences planned – get excited everyone! We have Residential Education Coordinators (Lauren Proudfoot & Georgia Irvine) who are dedicated to giving you a positive experience while living at La Trobe.
If there is ever anything you need please don’t hesitate to give us a call, send an email or drop-in for a chat. We have included below the link to our ResFest program.
Important Numbers (save these in your phone)
La Trobe University Accommodation Services – 03 5444 7425
Accommodation Officer (After Hours) – 0457 824 993
La Trobe Security – 1800 077 043
Please note that you will not be provided with your exact room details until you arrive on campus.
For further details regarding everything you need to know about living at La Trobe please email
We can’t wait to see you soon!
Accommodation Services Team