Coronavirus (COVID-19); LUU Building Updates

Coronavirus (COVID-19); LUU Building Updates


Updated 10pm, 23 March 2020

The health and wellbeing of our students and staff is the number one priority for LUU during the Coronavirus (Covid 19) outbreak and we're following the latest UK government advice.

Following the Government announcement on the 23 March 2020, the Leeds University Union building is closed until further notice.



The building is now closed until further notice.


Cafes and Bars

Common Ground: Closed until further notice

Old Bar: Closed until further notice

Terrace: Closed until further notice

Balcony: Closed until further notice

Scream: Closed until further notice

Pyramid: Closed until further notice


LUU Shops

Co-op: Closed until further notice. When closing Co-op we ensured that no food went to landfill. We worked with Food Revival, a not-for-profit organisations who deliver food to over 10,000 children and their families across Leeds and Bradford. 

Gear: Closed until further notice. If you do want to buy something from our Gear range, you can still shop our full collection at

Union Shop: Closed until further notice


LUU Services

Joblink: Running an online service

Help and Support: Running an online service

Clubs and Societies: Running an online service


Gigs and Events

Fruity has been cancelled. If you have bought a ticket for this week’s Fruity from Leeds Tickets, a refund has already been processed and this should appear in your account within 3-5 working days.  

Please visit for the most up to date information on future events and gigs due to take place within LUU's venues. 


Union Square

Bayfields Opticians: Closed until further notice

Pearls Bubble Tea: Closed until further notice

Proper Pasty Company: Closed until further notice

Wok and Go: Closed until further notice

Humpit: Closed until further notice

Pamper Me: Closed until further notice

Green Action Food Coop: Closed until further notice

Santander: Have taken a national decision to close all University branches across the country, therefore the LUU branch will remain closed until further notice. If you have any general banking queries then please call 08009123123 or visit the Leeds City Centre, Briggate Branch, Monday to Friday 10am-4pm.