In October 1895 LSE opened its doors to students for the first time. Find out more about LSE's history and join in our 120th anniversary celebrations. #LSE120
Did you know? The East Building was built on the site of a grammar school. Watch LSE Archivist Sue Donnelly share the secrets of the Houghton Street, touring the East Building just before its closure and demolition, in a new video The Changing Face of Houghton Street on the LSE History blog.
Explore the past with a self-guided historical campus tour. Pick up your LSE History Explorer map from an LSE reception today.
Students and staff - send in your artistic shots of life at LSE! Submissions are now open for a 120th anniversary edition of LSE Perspectives. The closing date is Wednesday 12 August and the gallery will be published online in September 2015.
Professor Michael Cox will speak about LSE's history at a special Proms Extra event on Wednesday 2 September.
LSE History blog
Explore the key events in LSE's 120 years of history. Journey through LSE's past using our interactive Timeline or delve deeper through a selection of LSE History blog posts celebrating the School's rich history - and uncovering some of the secrets of hidden LSE.
New on the LSE History blog: Sidney Webb - the early years.
120 Anniversary Scholarships
LSE will be offering 120 Anniversary Scholarships for taught Master's students from the UK starting at LSE in 2015. The awards will vary in value, based on financial need, and are designed to help with fees and living costs.
LSE staff and students: log in to the special 120th anniversary internal resources page to find out how you can get involved.