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



Ha! Some HEI's just love it though...@LboroUCU @ucu @ucu_em_rmb @AngliaRuskinUCU @ucu
Why ranking employees by performance backfires https://www.ft.com/content/0691002c-2200-4583-88c9-9c942d534228 via @financialtimes

🚨🚨🚨 Please sign and share 🚨🚨🚨 @UniofHull recently sacked the @UCU branch president. By sheer coincidence this happened just before they announced the ending of modern languages provision. Let's see if we can get to 1000 by close of play today! https://speakout.web.ucu.org.uk/hull-ucu-disputes-petition/

(1) Women's History Month: Women Across the World

Only 20 countries (10%) have women as Heads of State and Government.


(1/5) In partnership with Education Support, @UCU invite you to take part in a research study on workplace wellbeing needs in higher education. Please read this letter from Education Support's CEO for more information about the research.


(1/4) Complaint as Diversity Work

Our discussion group this week explores issues in @SaraNAhmed's lecture ‘Complaint as Diversity Work‘

Join us on March 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


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