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The University of Lancaster was established by Royal Charter in 1964.
The powers of Council are outlined in the Charter, Statutes and Ordinances (see in particular Statute 10).
The Statement of Corporate Governance is available within the Financial Statements.
The Governance page outlines responsibilities of Council (including Sub-Committees) and Senate (including Sub-Committees).
Officers of the University and University Structure.
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.
Contact details of the University and an A-Z of contacts.
How to find us by Rail, Bus, Air, Bicycle or Car. Campus & Local Area Maps.
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.
Wholly owned companies can be reviewed in the Notes to the Financial Statements.
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.