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.

Industry: Education

Sage solution: Sage 200

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.
“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
Lancaster University
Students’ Union