University of Cumbria Students' Union

University of Cumbria Students' Union

University of Cumbria

The University has five main sites in Ambleside, Lancaster, Carlisle and Penrith. Directions to each site can be found here:

Union Facts

Number of students

  • Total: 9,070
  • Full time: 5,260
  • Part time: 1,695
  • Postgraduates: 2,115

Newly formed in 2007 from the merger of St Martins College (in Lancaster, Ambleside and Carlisle), Cumbria Institute of the Arts and UCLan's Cumbria sites, the Students' Union operates five offices across the Cumbria and North Lancashire area serving over 15,000 members. With four full time sabbatical officers, 40+ part time officers supported by full time and part time staff, the Union runs services such as The Advice Service, Volunteering and representation alongside facilities as sports and activities, shops and external events.