Advising the Advisers

An annual one day conference providing teachers and higher education advisers with advice and guidance on how best to support their students throughout the university admissions process.

During the day, advisers have the opportunity to talk to LSE admissions tutors as well as staff from the School's academic departments, Student Marketing & Recruitment and Widening Participation teams to talk about the School's programmes and admissions procedures.

The following topics will be addressed:

  • Applying to competitive universities
  • Admissions policies and processes 
  • Student finance
  • An LSE student's perspective
  • The personal statement
  • The teacher's reference

This event is open to all staff who support young people with university applications.

This year’s event was held on Friday 13 May 2016. View the full programme of events. You can also view the podcasts and presentations from this conference. The next Advising the Advisers conference will be held in May/June 2017. Further information will be available on this page in January 2017.

For more information please contact Alice Else, Student Recruitment Officer at or 020 7955 6613.