Information for new arrivals

16_0583 White on teal webWelcome to LSE and the Department of Sociology! 

The School and Department are organising a range of activites to introduce you to the School during Welcome Week, which runs from Monday 19 to Friday 23 September 2016.  Teaching begins on Monday 26 September.

Please see our Welcome Week Schedule (PDF).  There shouldn't be any changes, but do check back nearer the time to be sure.

For useful advice to help you prepare for your studies and (if you come from elsewhere) information on life in London, follow the links below.

Any questions?

Any questionsFor 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.

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:

For undergraduate queries please email Clara Lyons:

For PhD enquiries please email Kalynka Bellman:  

For MSc Sociology and streams, MSc Culture and Society and MSc Political Sociology queries please email Afua Danquah:

For MSc City Design and Social Science, MSc Economy, Risk and Society and MSc International Migration and Public Policy enquiries please email Anna Livia Johnston:

See our Who's Who pages for a full list of faculty and administrators in the Department, and where to find them. 





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