USS news

Important developments on the USS pension scheme.

  • 23 March 2018

    UCU general secretary Sally Hunt has today issued an important update to members on the outcome of talks aimed at resolving the USS pension dispute which this week…

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  • 20 March 2018

    The general secretary today reported on two key items in her latest email to members in higher education, including those taking action in defence of their USS…

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  • 19 March 2018

    UCU general secretary Sally Hunt on Universities UK's announcement that it will be reviewing the USS valuation.

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  • 16 March 2018

    With the majority of branches having ended their initial 14 days of strike action UCU general secretary Sally Hunt reflects on the impact of the action so far and…

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  • 15 March 2018

    UCU general secretary Sally Hunt reports that picket line action is remaining strong as the strike action ends its thirteenth day. She writes to members: 'Dear…

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  • 14 March 2018

    The general secretary explains how the Acas proposal aimed at ending the action over changes to USS came about and, after its rejection, what happens next.

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  • 13 March 2018

    UCU's Higher Education Committee met today and rejected the proposed agreement to end the USS dispute brokered by the conciliation service Acas. UCU general secretary…

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  • 12 March 2018

    UCU general secretary Sally Hunt has updated members on progress made during talks with the employers at conciliation service Acas. She writes to members: ' reached…

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  • 8 March 2018

    UCU's national Higher Education Committee (HEC) met today and received an update on the Acas talks and made some outline decisions about potential next steps. In…

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  • 7 March 2018

    UCU general secretary Sally Hunt reports that the talks with the employers continue and urges members to sign a letter to research funding councils asking for an…

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