How to contact us


LSE Summer School Office
Houghton Street




Cancellation Period

As you have agreed and entered into the contract with us by means of distance communication, you may terminate the contract and withdraw from the programme within 14 calendar days from the date on which you accepted the offer of a place.

You must notify us by writing to We will issue a refund for tuition fees which you have paid to us within ninety (90) calendar days of such cancellation.

Refund Policy

We operate the following policy on refunds after the Cancellation Period:

In order to withdraw from the programme, students must inform the Summer School Office in writing to and receive written acknowledgement of their withdrawal.

Tuition fees will then be refunded in accordance with the terms set out below. The application fee is non-refundable.

Date of Withdrawal

Tuition Fee Refund (%)

At least 30 calendar days before Commencement Date


14-29 calendar days before Commencement Date


Less than 14 calendar days before Commencement Date

No refund

The Commencement Date refers to the date on which we begin to run events, teaching or otherwise, for your programme.

  • All refunds are made in UK Sterling. LSE cannot refund any shortfalls due to exchange rate fluctuations, or offer compensation for any bank or other charges incurred.  
  • Refunds for online payments will be made onto the credit/debit card used to make the payment.
  • Refunds requested after 1 June will be processed after the full Summer School programme has finished in August.

For further information, please see Terms and Conditions.