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New arrivals

Welcome, students!

Update your address in LSE for You

All students (new and continuing) should make sure to update your addresses in LSE for You as soon as you know where you will be living in this academic year. You will need to do this at least one hour before requesting any documents from the Student Services Centre.

Course choice and timetables

See Course choice and Timetables for details on how and when to choose your courses, useful tutorials and where to go if you have any questions.

Late Arrivals and Late Registration

If you missed Welcome Week, you should visit the late arrivals webpage to catch up with the information you missed. Make use of the checklists in the Welcome Guide 2015 and watch a recording of the LSE Welcome Presentation. You can also find out about contacting your department and course choice. Late registration sessions for new students will be held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 11am-12pm in the Student Services Centre. Continuing students can still register using LSE for You. See Registration for more information.

Have you registered with a GP?

Don’t leave it until you’re already ill to register with a GP! Depending where you live, some of you will be eligible to register with the St Philips Medical Centre on Campus. If not, please visit the NHS website to choose a surgery near where you live. You can find more information at lse.ac.uk/students/healthcare.

Welcome Week Survey 2015

What were your experiences of Welcome Week 2015? Take the Welcome Week 2015 survey to help improve Welcome Week for future LSE students and for the chance to win a £100 Amazon Voucher. The survey will remain open until Friday 23 October.

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Help improve internal communications at LSE

Communications is looking for students to participate in focus groups to feed into the development of internal communications.

We want to hear first-hand how you feel engaged with School news and how able you are to join conversations across LSE.

The sessions will last for one hour. If you're interested, please email communications.internal@lse.ac.uk.

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Student Counselling Service Groups and Workshops - Studying and Surviving at LSE

This presentation, on Wednesday 7 October, looks at the experience of being a student at LSE, putting into context the challenges that lie ahead. It will include tips for coping and a review of stress management skills. No need to book, just turn up.

For more information on upcoming groups and workshops, click here. If you have any other queries, email student.counselling@lse.ac.uk or ring 0207 852 3627.

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The LSE Language Centre

Language Degree Options

Why should you take a language degree option and what is available? Russian, German, Spanish, Mandarin and French are offered at many different levels by the Language Centre and are available on most undergraduate programmes.

Literature/Linguistic Degree Options

If you are an undergraduate student and wish to study how linguistics and literature fit into the framework of Society and Politics you should consider these options. Available on most undergraduate degree programmes.

Language Courses (extra curricular)

Why not start a new language or improve on your existing language skills this year? The Language Centre currently offers Arabic, Catalan, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish as part of their Certificate Course programme.

LSE Language Policy

If you are a UK/EU undergraduate student who does not have a GCSE Grade C or equivalent in a foreign language that is not your mother tongue. You may qualify for a free language course under the LSE Language Policy. Meaning you can take a course at the LSE Language Centre this year at no cost!

English Support Classes

The LSE Language Centre is on hand to give you advice and support throughout your time at LSE. Come along to an information session, for your departmental cluster soon, to find out more.

Tandem Learning

Would you like to practise the language you're learning by meeting regularly with a native speaker? The Tandem Learning Programme is a great way to supplement your language learning. It is free of charge and you can benefit whatever your language level.

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Student Ambassadors for Digital Literacy (SADL) 

SADL is ready to welcome the new cohort of Student Ambassadors!

The project explores the use of new technologies in an academic context. You will receive training for skills such as writing for blogs, maintaining a social media presence and managing research resources; skills which will be vital in your future careers. Participation will be recognised in your LSE Personal Development Aide Memoir (PDAM).

You will need to be an enthusiastic undergraduate student with a passion for digital technologies and looking to improve your digital literacy skills for study, workplace and daily life. You must also be someone who can inspire and share ideas with others.

Check out the comments from former Student Ambassadors to see what they had to say about the project.

Apply online now! Applications are open until Friday 9 October 2015.

For more details about the project, job description and person specification see the SADL blog. For any further queries, please email Sonia Gomes.