Lillian Penson Hall (postgraduates only)

Lilian Penson Hall accepts a mix of undergraduate and postgraduate students. It also welcomes applications from research fellows, research scholars and academics on sabbatical leave. 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


Lillian Penson is situated in the west part of central London. Being within a few minutes' walk of Paddington and Lancaster Gate Underground stations, it is well placed for easy access to all parts of London. Several bus routes pass close by and Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are also within a few minutes' walk. Travelling time (by Underground) to LSE is approximately 25 minutes.

Meals and facilities

For information about catering provision and facilities at Lillian Penson Hall, please visit: Lillian Penson Hall [at University of London]

Contract length

Rooms are offered on a continuous basis, normally from 15 September, until 31 August (including Christmas and Easter vacations). 


For information about fees at this hall, visit: Lillian Penson Hall fees [at University of London]