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Student Life at LCF

London College of Fashion offers a dynamic, challenging and fun student experience.

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.

Here, you can explore our area guides, get advice from students like vlogger Abi, and tour our on-site facilities as well as explore student work via our Student Showcase section.

London area guides for students

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.

Student life

Advice for future 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 - Time management

LCF Student Advice - Interview tips

LCF Student Advice - How to deal with criticism

Explore our facilities

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

Library, John Princes Street

LCF library

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

Canteen, Mare Street

Social spaces

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

Research facilities

As well as our archives and library, the LCF research centres offer a great resource for your studies, from research to final projects.

Get involved

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Pigeons & Peacocks

Pigeons & Peacocks is a unique magazine and blog, owned and published by London College of Fashion. showcasing emerging talent, new taste makers and future voices of the industry.

Kojey Radical on stage at House of Vans for LCF MA17

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!

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Students Union

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

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Student showcase

By studying at LCF you have the opportunity to showcase your work in many ways, including through degree shows and Portfolio - our online showcasing platform.

LCF on Instagram

The winner of our @vamuseum #FridaKahlo poster com

The winner of our @vamuseum #FridaKahlo poster competition is @sandysmitht! Make sure you get down to their free #Fashio...


"The first steps to a beautiful future..." via Footwear student @in_mimis_shoes...

Opening at this month: Procession Banners by @sust

Opening at this month: Procession Banners by @sustfash Professor @lucyjorgeorta, a selection of banners made by female r...

Big thank you to @VanessaKingori and to everyone t

Big thank you to @VanessaKingori and to everyone that joined us last Friday for #SartorialStories 💕...

Fashion school scenes via @kellyjinxxyluke

Fashion school scenes via @kellyjinxxyluke...

#MondayMood via #Textiles student @_artistagram_'s

#MondayMood via #Textiles student @_artistagram_'s @badgalriri collage 😍...

Our friends @vamuseum are hosting #FashioninMotion

Our friends @vamuseum are hosting #FashioninMotion this Friday 19 Oct - a free event featuring fashion designer Carla Fe...

Betty, Spring 2017. LCF student @georgiefen's proj

Betty, Spring 2017. LCF student @georgiefen's project was a conversation with Betty and Shirley, discussing the lack of ...