Welcome to LSE and the Department of Sociology!
We look forward to meeting our new students soon. The School is updating its webpages for the new academic year and you can find out about what will be happening during Welcome Week (commencing Monday 21 September) in their Welcome Week Events webpages. These will be updated as the new term approaches so do check back again.
For useful advice to help you prepare for your studies and (if you come from elsewhere) life in London, follow the links below.
For information to help you settle in during your first few weeks at the School see Your first weeks.
For information on registration see New Student Programme Registration.
For campus and area maps, room numbering and other useful information about finding your way around the campus see
LSE Maps and directions.
For information on the many activities going on around the campus see the calendar on the LSE Students' Union website: What's on.
The Department endorses the LSE Volunteer Pledge, which recognises the value of vounteering to students' personal development and aims to encourage and promote volunteering among students. For more about volunteering see LSE Volunteer Centre.
Try our Frequently Asked Questions page to see if that answers some of your questions. If you can't find the information you need on the website, you can contact us directly:
Your first point of contact for general enquiries is Clara Lyons: email@example.com.
For undergraduate, MSc Inequalities and Social Science and MSc International Migration and Public Policy queries please email Matthew Brown: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For PhD, MSc Sociology and streams and MSc Culture and Society queries please email Kalynka Bellman: email@example.com.
For MSc Economy, Risk and Society and MSc Political Sociology enquiries please email Anna Livia Johnston (also administrator for the MSc City Design and Social Science): firstname.lastname@example.org.
See our Who's Who pages for a full list of faculty and administrators in the Department, and where to find them.