The Registry team is responsible for creating and maintaining the student record. This includes registering new and continuing undergraduate and taught graduate students onto programmes of study. The team manages the processes of course selection, course and programme amendment, class allocation and timetable clashes as well as processing approved requests to change mode of study, interrupt and withdraw.
As well as maintaining the student record, Registry provides students with documentation they have requested such as transcripts, certificates of registration, visa letters and Confirmation of Acceptance of Studies (CAS) letters. The team also administers the Student Loans Company scheme.
Registry is responsible for processing examination entries and mitigation claims, timetabling and organising the School's main examination period in May and June, implementing approved specific examination arrangements for students who require them on medical/ personal grounds, and for finalising and publishing the results. The team also coordinates the twice yearly presentation ceremonies in July and December.
Registry queries: firstname.lastname@example.org, 020 7849 4994
Examination queries: email@example.com, 020 7955 7770
Visa queries: firstname.lastname@example.org 020 7955 7130
Ceremony queries: email@example.com, 020 7955 7966
Deputy Registry Managers:
Chiara Milani (Visa Compliance and Change of Circumstances)
020 7955 7130
Christopher Hunt (Registration and Examinations)
020 7955 6309
Nicola Foster (Results and Graduation)
020 7955 6620
Advice and Reception team
The Advice and Reception team is a part of the Registry and is available to assist students and other visitors with general queries at the SSC counter. Where more specialist advice is required, the team will signpost you to the relevant department. The team also administers the Student Mentoring Scheme and the Repeat Teaching Panel. For SSC opening hours see the SSC Homepage
Advice Team: firstname.lastname@example.org 020 7955 6167
Repeat Teaching Panel: email@example.com
LSE Student Mentoring Scheme: firstname.lastname@example.org 020 7955 6337
Deputy Advice Managers:
020 7955 7849
Deputy Advice Manager
020 7955 7350
Financial Support Office
The Financial Support Office administers awards and scholarships for both current and prospective students, and advises students experiencing financial hardship. They also offer a daily drop-in advice service for current and prospective students.
Contact the Financial Support Office
Who's who in the Financial Support Office
International Student Immigration Service (ISIS)
The International Student Immigration Service advises overseas applicants, currently registered students and recent graduates on student immigration rules, applying to come to the UK and student visa extension applications in the UK.
See About ISIS
Email: ISIS web query form
Assessment and Regulations
The Assessment and Regulations team administers and advises on examination appeals and cases of misconduct and plagiarism. The team also deals with student complaints on academic matters and advises on degree and programme regulations.
Assessment Regulations & Complaints Officer
020 7955 7894
Research Degrees Unit
The Research Degrees Unit is responsible for the administrative functions relating to the School's research students and research degrees. Although part of Student Services, the Research Degrees Unit is not based in the Student Services Centre. They can be found in V600, 6th floor of Tower 2.
See Research Students for further information.
The Timetables Office is responsible for the scheduling of all timetabled teaching, the allocation of teaching rooms, providing personal timetables for undergraduate students (which can be found on LSE for You), and maintaining the degree programme regulations for undergraduate on-line course choice. Although part of Student Services, the Timetables Office is not based in the Student Services Centre. They are based in AH300, 3rd floor of Aldwych House. (This building is not accessible to students).
See Timetables for further information.