Make La Trobe College one of your top preferences

If you are a current Year 12 student looking at studying at La Trobe University, we can help you get there!

VTAC Preference Hotline

If you need to discuss your preferences with us, please contact our hotline numbers:

(03) 9479 2404 or (03) 9121 6663

La Trobe College Australia is a pathway college based here on campus, that offers diploma programs that lead to the 2nd year entry of degree courses at La Trobe University. 

If you are concerned about your ATAR or don’t have the right pre-requisites, make sure you add one of our Diploma courses to your list of VTAC preferences to make sure you receive a timely offer. 

Here are some great reasons why you should consider studying your pathway program with us:

  • Guaranteed entry to 2nd year at La Trobe

  • Based on campus with access to university facilities

  • Fast-track option (finish your diploma in 8 or 12 months)

  • Access to excellent support services

  • Flexible entry – no ATAR required

Please visit the link below for a full list of all our VTAC codes:
La Trobe College Australia VTAC Codes

Contact us on +61 3 9479 2404 or email us:


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Our Courses

Here at La Trobe College Australia, we offer a variety of diploma courses that lead to most programs at the University.

Health Sciences

La Trobe is a leading Australian health education provider and your ideal entry point into a health sciences career.


Gain a wide range of foundational skills that will prepare you for the fast-paced business world. 

Information Technology

Get the computing basics before specialising in computer networking, information systems, software or web development.

Media and Communications

The Diploma of Media and Communication offers a range of study paths across communications and journalism subjects.


This Diploma will set you on the knowledge path towards careers that help people emotionally and psychologically. 


Start your scientific career with an introduction to molecular biology, ecology, epidemiology and more. 


Your practical pathway into a range of engineering degrees offered at La Trobe University.