Member benefits

UCU member benefits

UCU offers a range of membership benefits and services in addition to employment, education and campaigning support. By making full use of these benefits, offered through recognised providers, you could save the cost of your subscription many times over.

If you have a problem connected with your work, see Getting support.

UCU takes the protection of your information very seriously. We never sell membership lists to an outside organisation. Read more about our processes and your rights.

UCU Law Extra

Legal help for you and your family: Wills • Lasting Power of Attorney • Renunciation of Executorship • Probate • Severance of Joint Tenancy • Conveyancing, including buying a newly built home • Re-mortgaging • Financial mis-selling claims such as payment protection insurance (PPI)

UCU CPD programme

Click through for information on UCU's CPD programme for members, which includes free resources and courses.

Personal injury claims

Every year thousands of injuries are sustained in the workplace. The union's specialist personal injury lawyers can advise and represent you to recover compensation.

Education Support Partnership

Counselling, support, financial assistance and more available to members through Education Support Partnership.

Financial advice from Lighthouse

Lighthouse Group plc is the recognised provider of financial advice for UCU members.

Insurance for teachers and lecturers from Endsleigh

As a teacher and education professional who better to talk to about car and home insurance than Endsleigh? Because we're education specialists and the recognised provider of insurance services to UCU members, you can trust us to bring you our best possible deal.

Car and home insurance from Aviva

Aviva have teamed up with the UCU to offer you comprehensive cover through the UK's largest insurance company.