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Residential Services Office 

3.02 Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE
Tel: +44 (0)20 7955 7531

Halls of residence queries: accommodation@lse.ac.uk

Private housing queries: private.housing@lse.ac.uk

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday
9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Residences Fees Team
LRB502 Lionel Robbins Building
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE

Hall fee queries: residences.fees@lse.ac.uk

Opening hours:
Monday and Thursday (in 3.02 Saw Swee Hock Student Centre)
2.00 pm  - 3.00 pm




Current and upcoming vacancies in LSE halls of residence

List of current vacancies 2015/16

Please note that for 2015/16, we currently have vacancies in the following halls:

urbanest King's Cross
38 and 50 week contracts (38 week contracts for undergraduate students only)
Single rooms £211 - £241 per week
Studio rooms £317 per week

urbanest Westminster Bridge
38 and 50 week contracts
Single rooms £212.00 - £242.75 per week

High Holborn residence 
38 week contracts
Superior single rooms £257.60 - £269.50 per week

Lilian Knowles Residences
50 week contracts
5 x 1-bed flats £249.84 per week and up

Please note, if you already hold an offer of accommodation from an LSE hall and are interested in one of these vacancies, we may be able to help you change your offer.

This excludes offers in intercollegiate or other external halls. For more information, contact: accommodation@lse.ac.uk

We will be making offers on a daily basis to students on our waiting list. Please make sure you have joined the waiting list and updated your preferences accordingly via your Hallpad account to be considered for these vacancies. 

Please pay attention to your Hallpad and email accounts. Please contact accommodation@lse.ac.uk if you need more information.

List of current vacancies 2014/15

Please note, these vacancies refer to spaces in halls for the current academic year 2014-15 and do not refer to vacancies for the next academic year 2015-16.

Who can apply?
These rooms are only available to current registered full time students at LSE, who are not already in LSE accommodation. Current residents and prospective students are not able to apply for these vacancies.

Prices are quoted per week and include all utilities, basic content insurance and internet. 

Catering and contract length
Our catered residences include some meals in the prices quoted. The contract length varies slightly between halls. The table of LSE accommodation fees [PDF] provides a quick overview. Check the individual residence page for more detailed information.

How to register your interest
If you are interested in any of the rooms, please contact us with your:

  • Full name
  • Student ID number, and
  • the vacancy that you are interested in.

How often do we update this list?
The list of vacancies is correct at the time of publishing. It is updated several times a week, therefore, some places might have already gone or new ones become available by the time you contact us.

The following rooms can be taken by graduate students only. Undergraduate students can not apply.

F = Rooms for female students only
M= Rooms for male students only

Butler's Wharf Residence

Single refurbished room - £182.35 - Available now
Single standard room - £136.50 - Available now
Single standard room - £128.45 - Available now until 21 August 2015
Shared twin room - £91.70 - Available now - F

For more information on the hall, visit: Butler's Wharf Residence

 For private student accommodation listings, see: LSE Studentpad private accommodation portal 

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