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's student 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. Podcasts and videos of the conference sessions will soon be available to download from this page.

In the meantime you can view the presentations from the Advising the Advisers conference on 13 May 2016.

For more information please contact Sabiha Teladia, Student Recruitment Administrator at or 020 7955 6613.