School of Law, Politics and Sociology

For students

Welcome to Sussex and the School of Law, Politics and Sociology (LPS). We hope that your time here will be enjoyable as well as productive.

These pages aim to serve as a helpful resource for current students in LPS, whether you're new to the University or a returning undergraduate or postgraduate. If you can't find what you're looking for here, there are always people who can answer your queries.

Buddy Scheme

Are you a current student, or definitely joining the University in September?

We are currently recruiting for our Buddy Scheme.

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LPS Final Year Results Day Celebrations 2015
LPS Results Day Party 2015

This year the School of Law, Politics and Sociology hosted a pirate themed Results Day Party for all final year students on Friday 12 June from 12 noon, when degree classifications were officially published.

Visit the LPS Results Day Party page for more information and photos from the day.

If you are a final year student who received your classification on Friday, please be aware that your classification and individual module results will not be published on Sussex Direct until 4pm on Tuesday 16 June 2015.

Key dates

Each of the School's departments hold research seminars and other events during term time. For dates, times and locations of the seminars, please visit the relevant department:


Please send any suggestions for improvements to these pages to:

Eleanor Griggs (Information Coordinator)


The School Office

Location: Freeman G41
LPS is marked '43' on the Campus map [PDF 2.96MB]

T: +44 (0)1273 678655
F: +44 (0)1273 873162

Departmental internal pages


Law on Twitter

Politics on Twitter

Sociology on Twitter