Lancaster University Students’ Union

Over a hundred LUSU employees provide comprehensive support for the student community to ensure their welfare and representation  while at Lancaster.

As part of its wide range of activities, LUSU has a trading subsidiary that includes two retail outlets, a nightclub and off-campus accommodation, as well as a marketing function for local businesses to reach the student population. Turnover is in the region of £5.5 million.

Solution benefits for Lancaster University Students’ Union:

  • A smooth, seamless transition to the new solution through Datel’s structured project management

  • A reliable platform that helps the Union to deliver excellent service to the student body

  • Improved reporting supports sound business decision-making

  • Checks and balances within the software reduce the time previously spent on manual checks

  • Consultancy, training and support from Datel maximises the Union’s investment in new software

Industry: Education

Sage solution: Sage 200

“Thanks to Datel, we’re very comfortable with Sage 200 and look forward to exploring more of its functionality to further increase our business efficiency."

- Vicki Askham, Financial Controller at Lancaster University Students’ Union