How room rates are calculated
Room rates differ from hall to hall according to several factors
whether or not the hall is purpose built student accommodation
relative room size in the building
location within the building
available natural light
en suite or shared bathroom
proximity to shared facilities, such as bathrooms, kitchens, etc
whether or not a meal plan is included in the weekly charge
Accommodation fees comparison table
Fees table for the current academic year 2016/17
View the document to see prices, contract durations and catering options. Prices are given at the weekly rate: LSE accommodation fees 2016-17 [PDF]
Electrical items testing
A standard £10 fee is charged so that we can test your personal electrical equipment. This service is compulsory. Tests are carried out in term one, but charges for the testing will be added to your second terms' bill.
Common room charge
The common room fee charge ranges from £10 to £20 per term, depending on the hall you live in. Some halls charge no common room fee, for details see the fee tables above.
Payment schedules 2016/17 per hall
You need to pay your fees by the end of the second week of each term. Your licence agreement will include a schedule of payment dates and amounts. All schedules per hall are available below.
To see what payment methods we accept, visit: How to pay your accommodation fees