Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Why join UCU?

UCU is one of the two trade unions (the other being Unison) officially recognised by Bath Spa University as collectively representing its staff.


Who can join UCU? 

Anyone who works as an academic, lecturer, trainer, instructor, researcher, administrator, manager, computer staff, librarian or postgraduate in a UK university, college, prison, adult education or training organisation can join UCU. 


How do I join UCU?

Just go here and fill in your details:

When is the next branch meeting?

The full list of upcoming meetings is on the front page of the website:


When is the Annual General Meeting (AGM)?

The AGM has been set for Tuesday 7th June 2021 10am-11:55am. More information will be communicated to members via the website ( and via email.


Why am I not getting emails from the branch?

We may not have your current email address. To update it, use the enquiry form:


I have an issue at work. Can you help?

Possibly. Send us a casework request form: