Upay is the quick payment system used across campus that enables staff and students to pay for their food, drink and retail purchases. The only requirement is that you are either a staff member or a student studying at the University of Leicester.
***PLEASE NOTE*** If you are in catered accommodation, please do not sign up, we will set up an account for you. You should receive communication on how to access your account. If you have not received an email please email firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information and FAQ’s about the Meal Plan please click here.
EARN LOYALTY POINTS
Collect points to spend on a range of food, drink and much more
TOP-UP AS YOU GO
Set auto top-ups, so you never go below a limit you set
QUICK AND EASY
Reduce queuing and payment times with simple tap and go
PROMOTIONS AND OFFERS
Receive offers and promotions via the app
With live account balances and detailed statements
PAY VIA THE APP / CARD
You can pay in all our outlets through the app for quick and easy payment. The app is compatible with iPhone, Android and Windows devices.
How do you sign up?
Step 1: Opt in at https://upay.le.ac.uk/ on a University Computer
Follow the on-screen instructions:
Student sign up: userID@student.leicester.ac.uk
Staff sign up: userID@leicester.ac.uk
Step 2: You will receive an email (this may take up to an hour). A password will be automatically generated for you. Click the link and login with the details from the email.
Step 3: By agreeing to the terms and conditions, this will create your Upay account. Once logged in, change your password in your settings.
Step 4: That’s it! You’re all set up.
Download the app, login with the details you already set up and use your smartphone to pay using the QR code within the app. You should now also be able to make contactless payments automatically using your student/staff ID card. No set up required!
For more information on how to use the app click here