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USS pensions archive

Archived information about changes to the USS pension scheme.

February 2018



UCU Industrial Action 

Full days of strike action by UCU took place:

  • Week 1: Thursday and Friday 22-23 February
  • Week 2: Monday – Wednesday 26-28 February
  • Week 3: Monday – Thursday 5-8 March
  • Week 4: Monday – Friday 12-16 March

Related News Items


Message from the Provost

More than a week has now passed since the HE committee and Branch Chairs of UCU rejected the revised USS pension agreement, put together by joint UUK and UCU negotiators with ACAS mediation.

22 March 2018


Message from the Provost on pensions

We are now into the second pensions strike period affecting universities across the UK and I was pleased to see that talks yesterday between UUK and UCU have made some early progress. They have also agreed to conduct further talks next week, mediated by ACAS – an important step.

1 March 2018

The Portico

Advice for students

UCL teaching to be affected by industrial action from next week. 

14 February 2018