Welcome back to campus

Welcome back to campus,  16-20 January

Get involved with free activities for everyone in our LSE community.

Join us from 16-20 January as we welcome you back to campus with free events and activities to help you prepare for the start of term.

Take part in a yoga class, join us on a trip to the zoo, or test your knowledge in a pub quiz - there's something for everyone!

For some activities you'll need to book - take a look at the schedule below and sign up today! For all other activities, you can drop in for as long - or as little - as you like.

Throughout the week, LSESU are running free Active Lifestyle classes, sports drop-ins, and bring a friend for free gym sessions.

My support

Monday 16 January

15-minute massage
11am–2pm, LSE Treatment Clinic, 1st floor Fawcett House

Book a session 

The Zen Project   Drop in
11am–5pm, CBG Plaza
About: An American school bus full of zen activities!

12 noon–12.55pm, The Desert Room, Faith Centre, Saw Swee Hock Student Centre

Find out about LSESU Advice Service support Drop in
12 noon–2pm, Great Hall, Marshall Building

Chat to the Student Wellbeing Service Drop in
12 noon–2pm, Great Hall, Marshall Building

Colour in an illustration of campus  Drop in
12 noon–2pm, Great Hall, Marshall Building

LIFEwise: get smart with your personal finances
1-2pm, LSE LIFE

Book your place


My skills and opps

Tuesday 17 January

Discover opportunities at LSE  Drop in
12 noon–2pm, ground floor, Marshall Building

About: Find out how LSE can support you to make connections, enhance your education and make the most of your experience at LSE.

Meet the Digital Skills Lab, LSE Careers, the Sustainability team and more.



Wednesday 18 January

LSESU celebrations  Drop in
All day, Marshall Building
About: Celebrate 1 year of the Marshall Building with LSESU

LSE LIFE workshop: Use your time wisely in Lent Term
11am–12.30pm, LSE LIFE Workspace 2

Book your place

This workshop is also available online, on Tuesday 24 January.

12 noon–2pm, LSE Treatment Clinic, 1st floor Fawcett House

Book a session   


My education

Thursday 19 January

Take a Library tour
Tours run at 12 noon, 12.20pm, 12.40pm and 1pm, ground floor, LSE Library

Book your place 

Lunchtime concert: Martino Tirimo (piano)
1.05–2pm, Shaw Library, 6th floor, Old Building
About: Take a break to hear some classical music on campus - no ticket required.

LSE LIFE showcase Drop in
3–5pm, LSE LIFE, ground floor, Library
About: Come along to discover everything that LSE LIFE offers

Charity pub quiz
6–8pm, Beavers Retreat (upstairs at The George)
About: Sign up as an individual (we'll match you up with a team of other individuals), or as a group of up to 6.

Sign up  


Living in London

Friday 20 January

Street photography 
Sessions 10am–12noon and 1–3pm

Book your place: 10am-12 noon  

Book your place: 1-3pm

Trip to the zoo


Book your place 

International Food and Drink Festival at LSE halls
5.30–8.30pm, Bankside House
About: Join us for an evening of delicious food and drink from all over the world. Open to all students in LSE halls (note: students from halls other than Bankside House will need to purchase a meal voucher).

Find out more


These events are an opportunity for you to step away from your desk and take a break and are not intended to replace immediate or long-term mental health support.

If you are struggling or need further support with mental health issues, please visit our dedicated student wellbeing webpages.