On Sunday 06 August, IMT will carry out essential network and IT infrastructure maintenance between 8am – 8pm.

For the duration of these works, access to LSE Workspace, LSE Remote Desktop, Abacus and Syllabus Plus (the Timetabling and Room Booking system) will be unavailable.

All other LSE IT services should be available for you to use throughout the day, although some brief outages are expected. Affected services may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Email and Office 365 (e.g. One Drive for Business, SharePoint)
  • Campus WiFi
  • Campus PCs, printers and telephones
  • Moodle and LSE For You

In addition, IMT will carry out work to the network in specific buildings on campus during Maintenance Sunday. There will be periods of up to 20 minutes where you will be unable to connect to the network or use desk phones. The affected buildings will be:

  • Clement House
  • Columbia House
  • 20 Kingsway
  • Lincoln Chambers
  • Lionel Robins Building, 4th floor
  • New Academic Building
  • Old Building
  • Sheffield Street

If you have any questions regarding the downtime or experience any disruption outside of these times, please contact the IT Service Desk on:

The completion of this work will improve the performance, reliability and resilience of the IT infrastructure at LSE.