Admissions calendar

See the important dates in the admissions process and key dates when either information will be sent to you, or when you need to send information to us.

8 September 2020
UCAS admissions cycle opens
Early October 2020 to 31 March 2021
LSE assesses applications submitted to the School aiming to make a decision on each application within 12 weeks of acknowledging receipt 
Mid-November 2020
LSE transmits its first decisions to UCAS. Further decisions are transmitted on a weekly basis via UCAS Track
29 January 2021 (18.00 GMT)
LSE's deadline for receipt of all applications to be considered 'on-time'. The UCAS deadline has been extended from 15 January 2021. Visit the UCAS website for more information. 
Late January 2021
Newsletters sent to all applicants holding an offer of a place. Further newsletters are sent on a monthly basis throughout spring and summer
Early February 2021
LSE invites applicants to sit the Undergraduate Admissions Assessment (UGAA)
March 2021
Undergraduate Admissions Assessment (UGAA) 
31 March 2021
Internal deadline for LSE to transmit final decisions on all applications. Please note as a result of delays caused by the UCAS application deadline and COVID-19, we are now aiming to issue the majority of decisions by 16 April 2021. 
May 2021
Applicants who are holding a firm offer at LSE will be asked to submit a Student Verification Form (SVF) and a Financial Undertaking Form (FUF)
10 June 2021                   UCAS Reply deadline
30 June 2021
Deadline for offer holders studying the International Baccalaureate to submit extenuating circumstances 
16 July 2021 
Deadline for offer holders to request a deferral 
31 July 2021
Deadline for offer holders studying any qualification other than the International Baccalaureate to submit extenuating circumstances
31 July 2021
Deadline for offer holders to submit certified copies of previous qualifications and/or English Language qualifications to the Undergraduate Admissions Office
10 August 2021
Official publication of A-level results
Mid to late August 2021
Confirmation period; LSE aims to make final decisions on the applications of all offer holders whose results we have received
Late August/early September 2021

6 September 2021
A Welcome Pack is sent to all unconditional firm (UF) offer holders

Deadline for offer holders to send verification of spring/summer 2021 academic results to the Undergraduate Admissions Office
6 September 2021
Deadline for offer holders to inform the Undergraduate Admissions Office of the results of any re-marks. This date is set by UCAS and is non-negotiable
Late September 2021
Registration at LSE