University Commercial Services Plymouth Ltd

University Commercial Services Plymouth Ltd (UCSP) is a wholly owned subsidiary company of Plymouth University providing commercial services to a range of clients. This currently includes;

  • retail catering
  • hospitality
  • early years education
  • childcare.

The company has its genesis in the provision of experience enhancing services to the University’s Students as part of an effort to retain and improve the institutions excellent reputation. This means that our primary focus is on excellent customer service, providing a quality product and ensuring excellent value for money. This is something that we are delighted to be bringing to the wider community and business world.

UCSP is a private limited company and has been in existence since 2013. It is run by a Commercial Services Director who reports to a non-executive board, which includes the Director of Facilities and Estates acting in an executive capacity. In order to meet its current commitments, the company employs 86 full time members of staff and retains a 160 strong trained temporary staff pool in order to deal with peaks in demand.

Catering on Campus

On behalf of the University of Plymouth, UCSP currently runs 13 catering outlets based both on and off main campus. In addition, the company also provides a range of hospitality services from catered business lunches to formal dinners for 300.

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Childcare

At the heart of UCSP’s Early Years Education Service is the Freshlings Nursery which is located on the main Plymouth University campus.

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University Commercial Services Plymouth Ltd (UCSP)

UCSP Ltd, 16 Endsleigh Place, Drakes Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA