This is a point-by-point guide to the application status web page. If you find your details on this page to be incorrect, you should contact the Graduate Admissions office as soon as possible using the 'Change Your Details' link on the main page of the web tracking system
Applicant / Student ID
Applicant ID Number: This is your unique applicant number which you should quote whenever you contact the Graduate Admissions Office with regard to your application.
Date of Birth: Please ensure the date displayed is correct. The date format is Day/Month/Year. If its is shown incorrectly please submit changes via the new information form, including a scanned copy of your passport showing the correct information.
Title: A formal designation such as Mr, Ms, Miss, Mrs, Dr, Prof, Lord, Lady, HRH, and so forth.
Forenames / Given Name: These should be the names given to you at birth. 名
Surname / Family Name: This should be your family name. 姓
Country of Permanent Residence: This should be your normal country of residence outside of term time. If this is shown incorrectly please submit changes via the 'submit extra information' How do I...? form.
Permanent Home Address
Permanent Address: This should be the address where you normally live. If you are a student and do not live at home, this should be the address where you reside outside of term time. Use the 'addresses' menu in LSE for You to update your address if you move house.
Postcode: This will only appear on UK addresses.
Home Phone: Your telephone contact number when residing at your permanent residence.
Other Phone: Additional telephone contact numbers when residing at your permanent residence.
Current Contact Details
Current Correspondence Address: Please note that if you only provided a home address, this address will appear in both Permanent Home address and Current Correspondence address fields. If, in your application, you gave address(es) in addition to your home address, then your current correspondence address should be displayed here. All correspondence / e-mail will be sent here. Use the 'addresses' menu in LSE for You to update your address if you move house - make sure that you do this in good time so that we don't send your offer pack to the wrong address!
Postcode/Zip Code: This will only appear on UK addresses.
Home Phone: Your telephone contact number when residing at your correspondence address.
Other Phone: Additional telephone numbers when residing at your correspondence address.
Mobile: Your mobile (cellular) telephone number when residing at your correspondence address.
Email: Your contact e-mail address when residing at your correspondence address.
Current Application Status
Preference: Select 1st or 2nd (if applicable) from the drop down box to display the status of each of your programme choices.
Course: The written name of the programme to which you have applied.
Academic Year of Entry: This should show the academic year in which you will commence your programme of study.
Month of Entry: All master's programmes commence in the Michaelmas term (late September/early October. MPhil/PhD programmes may also commence in January or April.
Mode of Study: This should read either full-time or part-time. If you wish to alter your mode of study, click here
Fee Status: This states whether or not you eligible to pay UK tuition fees or not - more information on fee status
CAS: Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies. See our ISVAT pages for further details.
Status of Application: This indicates your application's general status in the application process: incomplete and pending other documentation; with the academic selector; type of decision and next steps. Your replies to offers are also indicated, as are any deferments, wait lists, and other statuses relevant to your application.
Passed check: We have received an original or certified copy of this document.
Copy received: We have received a copy of this document. A decision can be made with this. If an offer is made we will require an original or certified copy to be sent.
Second Choice: Why is my second choice showing as incomplete even though all documents have been submitted?
If your second choice is in a different department to your first it will not be considered unless you are unsuccessful for your first choice. This means that the web tracker will continue to display the default message that your application is incomplete even if all documents have been received. If you are unsuccessful for your first choice your second choice status will then be updated.
Financial Undertaking Form: This shows whether you have returned your Financial Undertaking Form to indicate how you intend to pay your fees.
Offer Letter: If you have been given an offer, this will tell you when the letter was sent out to you and how soon you should expect it.
Graduate Support Scheme: When you apply to a master's programme you can also apply for the Graduate Support Scheme. The outcome of the assessment of this form will appear on your offer letter.
Proposed fees: If you hold an unconditional offer, you will be able to pay all or part of your fees on-line using a credit or debit card. Please see below for how to meet any conditions you have outstanding.
LSE Login/Password: Your new LSE network login details will be created in late August/early September. When they are ready to collect, a link will appear under this heading.
Conditions of Offer
If a conditional offer has been made on your application, details of the conditions appear in this section of the page. This section also lists documents where we require an original or certified copy.