About Us

ULAS (University of Leicester Archaeological Services) is an award winning independent professional archaeological unit that undertakes contracts in England and Wales, with the majority of our work focused in the East Midlands.. We are embedded within the School of Archaeology and Ancient History at the University of Leicester, and we are a Registered Organisation with the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA).

We provide a high quality archaeological consultancy and contracting service offering: consultancy, desk-based assessments, building survey, geophysical survey, field survey and evaluation, excavation, post-excavation, publication, display and interpretation.

Out team of specialists, supported by the academic expertise and facilities of the university, offers a comprehensive service in all areas of post-excavation work, which compliments our proven track record of fieldwork on large-scale, multi-period urban and rural sites.