Academic Registrar's Division

We are responsible for student administration at LSE. We are an informed and inspiring voice to our prospective students; a welcoming and friendly face to our new students; a knowledgeable and caring presence to our current students; and a proud and supportive friend to our graduating students. To our colleagues across LSE we are a professional and constructive source of help, support and advice.

What we do

  • We are an informed and inspiring voice to our prospective students; a welcoming and friendly face to our new students; a knowledgeable and caring presence to our current students; and a proud and supportive friend to our graduating students. To our colleagues across LSE we are a professional and constructive source of help, support and advice.

  • We use our professional expertise to deliver personalised engagement and administrative services to students, staff and other stakeholders.

  • We make effective, efficient use of the systems and resources available to enable a very wide range of stakeholder experiences.  At our best, we facilitate excellent individual student experiences, ensuring that students can access the full range of opportunities the School has to offer.

  • We provide expertise as the business process owners for core student-supporting regulations, policies, processes and systems, and are responsible for providing leadership to the School’s wider administrative community for their maintenance, application and development.

  • We strive to create a working environment for both ARD staff and colleagues around the School that promotes wellbeing and inclusivity.

  • To read Our Mission, Vision, Values, Methods, Obstacles and Measures in full download the PDF.

Organisational structure

ARD guidance and reference docs

Old documents


ARD teams

Academic Registrar's Office

Mark Thomson, Academic Registrar

Remi Adeyemi, Executive Assistant 

Recruitment and Admissions

Widening Participation

Jess Bond, Head of Widening Participation 

Student Marketing, Recruitment and Study Abroad

William Breare-Hall, Student Marketing and Recruitment Manager

Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions

Simon Beattie, Head of Admissions

Financial Support Office

Cat Todd, Financial Support Manager


Section Head:

Vacant, Director of Recruitment and Admissions

Student Services

Student Services (information for staff)

 

Student Services Events Team

Rebekah Huggins, Head of Student Services Event Management 

Sue Powell, Deputy Head of Student Services Event Management 

Student Advice and Engagement Team

Bethan Ovens, Head of Student Advice & Engagement Management 

Chiara Milani, Deputy Head of Student Advice & Engagement Management 

Assessment Regulations Team

Martin Johnson, Head of Student Regulations Management

Student Exams and SSC Support Team

Marianna Rossi, Head of Student Exams Management and SSC Support

Student Records Team

Astrid Soiza, Head of Student Records Management 

Rita Nemeth, Deputy Head of Student Records Management 

Student Advice & Engagement Management

Jennifer Frances, Head of Student Advice & Engagement Management

Student Wellbeing Service

Victoria Frost, Deputy Head of Student Services (Wellbeing)

Student Counselling Service

Paul Glynn, Counnselling Service Manager

 

Section Heads:

Martyn Annis, Head of Student Services

Caroline Thurtle, Deputy Head of Student Services (Operations)

Pete Evanson, Deputy Head of Student Services (Advice & Policy)

Victoria Frost, Deputy Head of Student Services (Wellbeing) 


Systems and Business Processes

ARD Systems

Andy Kaufman, Student Systems Manager 

Teaching Quality Assurance and Review Office

Tom Hewlett, Head of TQARO

Timetables Office

Linda Taylor, Timetables Manager


Section Head:

 Mike Page, Head of Enterprise CRM and SRS