• Network with other professionals
  • Help to formulate and influence national policy
  • Attend the CUBO national conferences
  • Join CUBO online to participate in forums and social networking
  • Contribute to consultations and initiatives
  • Participate in special interest groups
  • Attend training events
  • Obtain access to guidance and reports produced for members

Find out more, read the CUBO Annual Review 2013/14


2 Types of membership

  • Primary Member - The main member for a Higher Education Insitution
  • Member (Previously called an Associate member) - Nominated by the Primary Member they have all the same rights with the exception of being able to vote at the CUBO Business Meetings
If you would like to join CUBO simply email your name, job title, insititution and the level of membership required to:

Primary Member and Member Differences


Primary Member


Membership Requirements

Automatic membership for those with head responsibilities for Accommodation, Catering and Conferences.

Applicants without responsibility for all 3 of these functions must be approved by Membership Committee.

Nominated by Primary Member

Number Per HEI


Maximum 9

Voting on CUBO Business and Strategy



Both Member Categories

Access to members' only area of CUBO Website, including access to all members' contact details and the ability to initiate surveys of the membership.
Eligible to attend CUBO National Conferences. (2 per year)
Eligible to join, or select staff to join special interest groups (eg Finance Group, Marketing Group, Training and Quality Group.)
May represent CUBO interests at any level.
Participate in and receive CUBO benchmarking and statistical Information.
Eligible to become member of CUBO Executive by application and election.

 Fee Structure -2016/17

Membership Numbers

Annual fee per Institution

A Primary CUBO Member plus 1 Member 

£540 + Vat

A Primary CUBO Member and up to a maximum of 3 Members 

£690 + Vat

A Primary CUBO Member and up to a maximum of 6 Members 

£840 + Vat

 A Primary CUBO Member and up to a maximum of 9 Members 

£960 + Vat

(Annual fee runs from 1 August 2016 to 31st July 2017)