Information for new arrivals

Welcome Week 2017

Welcome to LSE, the 2017/18 academic year and the Department of Sociology.

Welcome Week 2017 will take place from Monday 18 – Friday 22 September 2017. New arrivals to the Department of Sociology can find a schedule for Welcome Week here: Welcome Week Schedule 2017

The LSE has also produced a detailed Welcome Guide for all new LSE students.

If you're joining an MSc programme in the Department, check out this unoffical guide produced by our outgoing students for some tips: Advice for Incoming Sociology MSc Students.

For further advice to help you prepare for your studies, follow the links below.  

Any questions?

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.

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:

Contacting the Department: 

For all BSc queries, please email Clara Lyons:

For all MSc queries, please email Anna Livia Johnston:

For all PhD queries, please email Kalynka Bellman:

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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