Rosebery Hall is situated in the lively London Borough of Islington, approximately a 25-minute walk from the School.
Closest tube: Angel
How to get to Rosebery Hall
Map of the local area
Rosebery Hall image gallery
2013-14 Freshers' Introduction [YouTube], produced by Rosebery's student committee
2013-14 Rosebery Hall Official Group, [Facebook], run by Rosebery's student committee
Does my rent include meals?
Rosebery Hall is a catered hall, serving a wide range of hot and cold foods. Vegetarian, halal and kosher alternatives are always available. Five evening meals are served in the dining room, and are inclusive within the rent. Shared snack point kitchens are available with limited facilities on each floor.
What is provided in the snack point kitchens?
There are snack points on each floor, shared by a large number of residents. They have 24 hour access to these and can prepare breakfast, snacks or light meals as and when they wish. Snack points are equipped with basic facilities that one would expect, for example, cookers, microwaves, toasters, kettles and fridges. Also see: What we provide in each hall [PDF]
What shared areas are there?
The hall has a communal area with soft furnishing, a pool table and table football. There is also a small computer room suitable for quiet study as well as a photocopying and fax service. There is an inexpensive coin-operated laundry, with irons and ironing boards provided in each kitchen.
Is there disabled access?
Disabled access to the building is good and there are a number of disabled bedrooms with a private shower and toilet.
Do I get a telephone and internet?
Each bedroom has a data link to the School network and internet. For more information, visit: Using your own computer
You have access to your own telephone and voice mail. For further information visit: Student halls telecoms
Are the halls cleaned?
The communal areas of the hall are cleaned daily but you are responsible for cleaning your own room.
What bedding do I need to bring?
Residents must provide and launder their own bed-linen and towels. Duvets and pillows are provided. Also see: What we provide in each hall [PDF]
Rosebery Hall offers a 31 week contract for the Rosebery Wing covering term-time only. This does not run through the Christmas or Easter vacations. The Myddelton Wing offers a 40 week contract, which runs throughout Christmas and Easter vacations.
You will not be able to stay in Rosebery Hall 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.
We reserve the right to offer 40 week contracts, depending on demand. Please state your preference in your application.
The price of a room depends on a number of factors such as location within the building, available natural light, or how close it is to shared facilities. That means that a more expensive room is not necessarily larger, or a smaller room cheaper.
Single rooms range from 10.5m2 to 11.m2
Twin rooms range from 15.5m2 to 17.5m2
Double rooms are on average 15m2
Sizes are for guidance only, as room sizes vary.
Full Session 31 weeks 2013-14 rents. Rate includes evening meals Monday -Friday during term time only.
Single - £144.20 to £174.30 per week
Twin - £113.05 per week
Twin en suite - £126.70 per week (per student)
Double en suite - £216.30 per week (per room)
Common room fee - £15 per term
Also see: LSE accommodation fees 2013-14 [PDF]
* Accommodation prices stated on these pages are valid for the current academic year 2013-14. We will publish our 2014-15 rates as soon as they have been set. In the meantime, please expect an average increase of approximately 3 per cent.
'I feel that Rosebery Hall has qualities that makes it an ideal home for any LSE student. The friendly atmosphere makes Rosebery feel very warm and welcoming, and its social life can be described in two words: first class. Based on its location and most definitely the people who live there, there is never a dull moment.'