Lancaster University & College Union

UCU represents academic and academic-related staff employed by Lancaster University to negotiate in many areas of everyday working life.

Membership includes professors,lecturers, research staff, experimental officers, administrative, library and computing staff; full-time, part-time and hourly-paid; permanent and fixed-term contract.

Join UCU online using this link or
Call: 0333 207 0719 to join.

Free membership offer to PhD students - see: free membership.

#OurUniOurSay Campaign

Lancaster UCU has launched a #OurUniOurSay campaign - find out why from here

HE Pay and USS

Keep up to date with National UCU news on this at: and

  • Lancaster UCU Branch Hardship Fund (pdf)
  • How to donate to the Local Strike Fund

    If you would like to donate to the Local Strike Fund:

    • Account Name: UCU Lancaster LA28
    • Bank: Unity Trust Bank
    • Account number: 20057842 Sort Code: 608301

    Or by cheque, made payable to: Lancaster UCU

    Address for cheques: c/o Louise Banton (UCU Branch Admin), UCU Office (A19), Welcome Centre, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YW

    Or you can donate online Local Strike Fund on Line Donations

    National UCU Newsletters - Keeping you informed

    Follow the link below to access the national UCU newsletters.

    The Local branch rules (approved 21 May 2019 at the Lancaster UCU AGM) can be downloaded and read in two formats.


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