Who we are and what we do
- Legal framework
How the institution is organised
Lancaster is proud to be one of only a handful of UK universities to have a collegiate system.
There are four main faculties: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University Management School and Faculty of Science and Technology, which comprise of multiple departments, institutes and centres.
Lancaster's Professional Services are the administrative, technical and manual staff of the University.
Location and contact details
It's a short ride from campus into the heart of historic Lancaster – a city full of character and culture.
There are opportunities to visit Lancaster University throughout the year on Open Days and Campus Tours.
Lists of and information relating to organisations which Lancaster has responsibility for, those it works in partnership with, those it sponsors and companies wholly or partially owned by it.
Wholly owned companies can be reviewed in the notes of the Financial Statements 2020/21.
Learn more about our Global Partnerships.
Lancaster University Students’ Union offers clubs and societies, volunteering and sport activities. The Colleges also have opportunities to get involved.