Visa Compliance

information for LSE staff

Student visa compliance is the responsibility of all staff across LSE

Student visa compliance is the responsibility of staff across the school.  In particular staff should be sure to:

  • Ensure that all registers are completed promptly and accurately
  • Ensure that students are not allowed to attend teaching before they are registered

Expand the sections below for information about common staff tasks connected to student visa Compliance.

Tier 4 Student Responsibilities

For the student facing information about student visa compliance visit protecting your visa

If you have further queries please submit an enquiry form.

CAS Requests for continuing students

For the student facing information about how continuing students can request a CAS please visit Request a CAS.

New students will be automatically issued a CAS by the relevant admissions team when they have met the requirements for their programme.

Short Term Study Visas

For the student facing information about Short Term Study Visas for students who are un-registered visit Short Term Study Letter Request.

Engagement Monitoring Policy

The LSE Engagement Monitoring Policy (Taught Students) includes information about who is responsible for:

  • Recording attendance and collecting details of authorised absences for all taught students
  • Monitoring of attendance and engagement of Tier 4 students.