Student Life

London College of Fashion offers a dynamic, challenging and fun student experience. Both your studies and social life will be enriched by London and all that it has to offer as a world capital of fashion and culture.

If you are living away from home for the first time, the College and University offer support and resources to help you settle in and make sure that your experience is a positive one. From brilliant facilities, to clubs and associations, talks and degree shows, there is always something to do.

Advice from LCF students

LCF student Abigail Ajobi gives advice on how to handle the application process, interview tips and tells you how to prepare for a fashion course.

  • LCF Student Advice - How to deal with criticism

  • LCF Student Advice - tips for a successful university interview

  • LCF Student Advice - Time management

Explore our facilities

Explore some of our more unusual facilities, including social spaces, our world-class fashion archives and library and Digital Anthropology Lab

  • LCF library

    Get lost in our world-class fashion library, which includes study pods and desk space.

  • Fashion archives at LCF

    Discover our fashion archives, which includes original Biba make-up and designer garments.

  • Social spaces

    LCF offers indoor and outdoor social spaces for meeting with friends, working collaboratively and enjoying a break.

Area guides

London is brimming with culture and cuisine from across the globe, creating a completely unique student experience. Here are tips for exploring three corners of the city, in and around LCF sites.

Get involved

  • Photography by Sirius Film / Danika Lawrence, styling Coco Mell, make-up by Mimi Quiqine, hair by Rianna, model Miriam Okparaeke.

    Pigeons & Peacocks

    Pigeons & Peacocks is a unique magazine and blog, owned and published by London College of Fashion. A platform for emerging talent, new taste makers and future voices of the industry, P&P showcases the work of LCF students and alumni, from designers and stylists to photographers, writers, creative directors, managers, illustrators, marketeers and everyone in between.

  • Kojey Radical photographed by Ludovica Galeazzi at MA17 Closing Party with NTS.

    LCF SoundCloud

    Discover LCF's SoundCloud, which includes student and alumni mixes and interesting and informative podcasts. If you're a student or thinking about studying here, you'll have the opportunity to get involved!

  • SUARTS instagram

    Students Union

    LCF students are part of SUARTS, the UAL Students Union, who organise events, sports, societies and campaigns.

  • Living the dream. BA Fine Art: Print and Time-Based Media, Rosa Nussbaum.


    Created by current and graduating UAL students to give you friendly, practical tips and advice on preparing for university and getting the most out of the big city.

  • Student voices

    Read student interviews and hear about what its like to study at LCF, the highlights and the challenges.

  • Male model in hat
    Kitty Ng, MA Fashion Design Technology Menswear,

    Postgraduate student experience

    Find out what its like to be a postgraduate student at LCF.