Welcome to Loughborough UCU

LUCU works with the University on policies, procedures and practices that affect the performance and well-being of its members. We are officially recognised as the sole negotiating body for Academic and Academic Related staff. We work hard to represent members’ interests in areas such as:

We have also contributed to national campaigns and action on issues such as

As such we are keen to be involved in any institutional initiative that may affect our members’ work performance, social life and dignity. We provide support and advice to our members when they feel that they are not receiving fair, equal and respectful treatment.

Signatory of DORA LUCU are proud to be a signatory of DORA, let’s change what we value in research.   Counselling, support, financial assistance and more available to members through Education Support Partnership.

Loughborough UCU on Social Media


It was great to have @DrJoGrady visit our picket line here in Loughborough, today.

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On the picket line today we handed out this leaflet highlighting the gender pay gap at Loughborough University to members of staff, students and members of the public.

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This morning I have written to @LboroUCU citing the excellent example of @UniofNewcastle and other's support for staff by waiving or deferring strike deductions. Goodwill will be readily given, staff are dedicated, let's build on that by waiving deductions.

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