How to contact us

Lillian Penson Hall
University of London
15 - 23 Talbot Square
W2 1TT


Reservations Team
4th Floor Student Central
Malet Street
Tel. 020 7862 8881
Fax. 020 7862 8084


Lillian Penson Hall

Lillian Penson Hall accepts a mix of undergraduate and postgraduate students. It offers 276 places for individual male and female students, and there are 104 places available for couples without children. All rooms have an en-suite shower/bathroom. Meals (breakfast and dinner) are included in student fees for those residents without cooking facilities in their accommodation. A vegetarian (not vegan) option is available at all meals, but we regret it is not normally possible to cater for special diets.


*Availability Update 2017/18 Applications*
All LSE spaces in this residence have been fully allocated.

Fees 2017-18

Full session (40 weeks), including two meals a day
Annual cost: £7,320.56 – £11,104.60 (40 week contract)

Small single en-suite £183.67 per week
Single en-suite £210.43 per week
Single studio £209.33 per week
Large single studio £217.03 per week
Double en-suite £247.09 per week
Double open plan kitchen £234.62 per week
Double separate kitchen £251.85 per week
Large double separate kitchen £278.61 per week

Also see: Fees – how much you need to pay.

Contract length

Lillian Penson Hall offers a 40 week contract, which includes the Christmas and Easter vacations. You will not be able to stay at Lillian Penson during the summer vacation, but if you have a valid academic reason for remaining in London throughout the summer, you may be offered accommodation in another residence.

Lillian Penson Hall is situated within an hour's walk of the LSE on Talbot Square near to Euston.

Closest tube stations: Lancaster Gate and Paddington Station.

University of London intercollegiate halls of residences
Lillian Penson Hall is a University of London intercollegiate hall of residence. LSE have reserved a total of 227 spaces for LSE students in University of London intercollegiate halls. 

  • uol_intercollegiate_bannerfw238x105To be eligible, you must be a registered, full-time student at LSE. 
  • When applying for accommodation at LSE, we will ask you to state your preferences for intercollegiate halls.

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