IMPORTANT NOTICE – If you require a CAS for the 2016/7 academic year, please submit a CAS request after results have been published (6 July 2016). We will process your request within 10 working days of your CAS request submission.
If you are on a double-degree programme and require a CAS to join LSE in 2016/7 for the second year of your programme, please request a CAS from 27 June 2016. Please note that we won't be able to process your request if progression information has not been received from partner institutions.
Please do not complete this form if you have been made an offer for a new programme of study at LSE. Admissions will automaticallyissue you with a new CAS for this programme once you have met the requirements for one. The only exception to this are incoming students on double/dual degree programmes.
The form on this page is for:
currently registered LSE students who wish to extend their existing student visa and require a CAS;
students currently on interruption or repeat teaching, expected to return to the LSE to resume their studies or take assessments; and
incoming students on double/dual degree programmeswho wish to join the LSE for the second yearof their programme and require a CAS
Offer holders, or students expecting to register at the LSE, should contact either Graduate or Undergraduate Admissions with any CAS queries.
Current student CAS Request
See International Student Visa Advice Team for information on applying for a Tier 4 Student visa and about CAS.
Instructions for submitting a CAS Request
Please have your passport and current visa with you before filling in this form. It is your responsibility to fill in this form using correct information. If you submit incorrect information to us, we will send it to the UK Visas & Immigration and if your application does not match, your Tier 4 application could be refused.
Please complete all fields. All fields marked with an asterisk (*) are compulsory.
Please take time to double check all information on the statement. If any of the information is incorrect, please contact Registry as soon as possible, and state 'CAS Request Webform' in the subject line.
You will receive an email confirmation once we receive your CAS request.
If you do not receive an email confirmation, we have not received your request.
Your CAS statement will be emailed to you, usually within two weeks of submission. Current LSE students with CAS queries may contact 020 7955 7130.
For more information on the CAS statement, please refer to the International Student Immigration Service web pages.
Your CAS number is valid for 6 months from the date of issuing.
If you are eligible to apply to extend your Tier 4 visa from within the UK, you can apply submit your application at any time before the expiry date of your current Tier 4 visa.
If applying for a Tier 4 visa from outside the UK, you can submit your application up to three months before the sponsorship start date shown on your CAS.
Please complete all fields.
How long have you been a student (undergraduate level and above) in the UK, or how many years/months did you study in the UK in previous years?
This must be the same passport that you will be using for your Tier 4 application.
If you answered Yes to the previous question, please select the reason(s) for refusal from the following list:
Please use the browse button to submit a scanned copy of the photograph page of your passport and your current / most recent UK visa (if applicable). We cannot process your request if you do not submit the required documentation.
CAS requests will ordinarily be processed within ten working days of submission. Please do not click 'Submit' more than once - it may take a few moments for the form to be submitted. You will receive an email confirmation when the request has been submitted.