Applying for Accommodation

Welcome to our online service which will allow you to apply for accommodation with the LSE halls of residence or University of London Intercollegiate halls.
These webpages have more information about alternative accommodation on offer before and during your studies.
You may prefer not to apply for a place in halls of residence, but to rent a room, house or apartment in the private housing sector. If so, please find more information on the
You may only register and apply for university accommodation if you are or will be attending the LSE on a full time course of study.

Please note that you should allow 24 hours after your course offer from the School before registering and applying through Hallpad. The accommodation database updates on a nightly basis. If you get an error message questioning your eligibility to apply, please try again the following day. Should you get a similar message again, please email us at

2015-16 Applications for individuals and couples are now open. 2015-16 applications for families will open shortly. Please note – LSE Residential Services Office will be closed for Easter from 2 – 8 April 2015.

First Time User?

If you are visiting this site for the first time then you will need to register.

Before you can register to apply for LSE accommodation you need to check that you are eligible for University Accommodation.

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If you have registered but not received a confirmation email to activate your account, please login again using the email address and password you provided previously.

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