Come in, join us.

The Union is all about giving you places to socialise, study, work and relax. We've got a bar, shop, café and event space. Lots of social seating areas. Plenty of free, bookable meeting rooms in all shapes and sizes. And dedicated quiet study space.

Whatever you want to do, we've space for you.

Serving great value food and drink all day and night.

A local pub at the heart of the Manchester campus.

Pick up all the essentials; art materials, stationery, snacks and more.

Opening times

Reception

  • Mon - Fri
  • Sat & Sun
  • 08:00 – 22:00
  • 10:00 - 18:00

Finance

  • Mon - Fri
  • Sat & Sun
  • 11:00 – 16:00
  • Closed

The Union Shop

  • Mon - Fri
  • Sat & Sun
  • 08:00 – 20:00
  • 10:00 - 16:00


The Union Bar

  • Mon
  • Tue
  • Wed
  • Thu
  • Fri
  • Sat
  • Sun
  • 10:00 - 00:00
  • 10:00 - 02:00
  • 10:00 - 02:00
  • 10:00 - 00:00
  • 10:00 - 00:00
  • 12:00 - 03:00
  • 12:00 - 00:00

Starbucks

  • Mon - Fri
  • Sat & Sun
  • 08:00 – 20:00
  • 10:00 – 15:30

The Salutation

  • Mon - Fri
  • Sat & Sun
  • 11:00 – 00:00
  • 11:00 – 00:00