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.


Sixty UK universities, including Lancaster, will be hit with eight days of strike action from Monday 25 November to Wednesday 4 December 2019 over pensions, increased use of casualised contracts, pay, discrimination and the gender pay gap.

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

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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