University of Huddersfield Logo

Financial Services


To support the recruitment and retention of students by maximising the investment of human and physical resources devoted to teaching and learning, so that the University's aims and objectives ("to offer high quality learning, enriched by research and engagement with our business and cultural communities, to all who can benefit") are achieved.

The Finance Department of the University aspires to acheive a high standard of customer satisfaction through its Customer Service Excellence award.




Financial Services Welcomes New Director

Following the retirement of Andrew McConnell after over 20 years at the University, Lydia Devenny has joined us in the role of Director of Financial Services. Lydia joins Financial Services following previous roles as Finance Director and Deputy Chief Executive at Luminate Education Group. Lydia commented "it's great to be here, everyone has made me feel very welcome and I'm looking forward to working together to promote everything the University does". 

Financial Services continue to hold Customer Service Excellence Standard

The Financial Services Team continue to hold the Customer Service Excellence standard for 2021/22 following our assessment in summer 2021. The standard is awarded by the Centre for Assessment, who state 'Customer Service Excellence aims to bring professional, high-level customer service concepts into common currency with every customer service offering a unique improvement tool to help those delivering services put their customers at the core of what they do'. 


New Links & Info

Ministry of Justice Insurance Reforms - Important New Information

Links And Tools To Help Staff

Web Payments

Financial Forecast Timetable 2022 

University of Huddersfield Financial Strategy

2022 Year-End Timetable

Key Information

Financial Statements can be found here

F‌inancial Regulations (held within the financial policies page)

Financial Services Contacts

Financial Services Plan (Internal Only)

 Organisational Chart 

The awards winner 2012, 13, 14, 15
University of the year 2013
QS 4 Star Logo
Athena Swan Bronze Award

VAT registration number 516 3101 90

All rights reserved ©