Paying a Deposit

The easiest and fastest way to pay your deposit is by credit card or a UK-issued debit card directly on our website. Please remember to ensure that you have a sufficient credit limit on your card to pay the deposit before using this method.

Payments can be made as follows:

If you do not have an invoice you can pay in advance by selecting ‘Add Other Payments’.

  • Bank Transfer:

Bank Name: Barclays Bank

Account Name: Lancaster University

Account No: 40981516

Sort Code: 20-55-34

IBAN: GB 74 BARC 2055 3440 9815 16

BIC/Swift: BARC GB 22

Bank Address: Barclays Business Centre, Manchester City Office, PO Box 357, 51 Mosley Street, Manchester, M60 2AU

Please quote student/applicant ID and invoice number (if known) as your Reference

  • International Bank Transfer/Payment via Western Union

Lancaster University has partnered with Western Union to allow students, their families or their sponsors the opportunity to securely pay tuition and/or accommodation fees in their local currency.

To obtain a quote and payment instructions please go to the University’s Payment Portal and select International & Other Payment Methods.

  • Over the Phone

Card payments can be taken by calling the Cashiers Office on +44 1524 593316 or 592048

  • Bankers Drafts or Cheques

Payable to Lancaster University should be sent to the Cashiers Office, A Floor, University House, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YW, United Kingdom.

Please quote student/applicant ID and invoice number (if known) with all payments

Please note that deposit payments can take up to 10 days to appear in your application account if not made via online card payment.