Your Union

Reading University Students' Union is an independent student-led charity that supports and represents over 20,000 students at Reading. From providing advice on finance and housing to running the biggest club nights in the city and everything in between, our purpose is to improve student life at Reading.


Situated inside the main entrance of the Students’ Union, RUSU reception offers the following services:

  • Meeting room bookings
  • Locker bookings
  • Minibus bookings
  • Minibus assessments
  • Advisor appointments
  • Admin services (faxing, postage and lost property)
  • Sports and society memberships
  • Sports Fed Insurance

Easter Holiday Opening Hours 2022

  • RUSU will be closed for Easter Closure Period from 5pm on the 13th April to 8am on the 19th April.
  • Reception, The Study and shops within RUSU will be open as usual until 13th April when everything closes, reopening on the 19th April.
  • From 28th March to 13th April, Starbucks will be open 10am to 4pm Monday to Friday. 
  • Mojos will be closed from the 28th March to 19th April.


Opening Hours

Normal Term Time Opening Hours

  Merch Store Mojos Bar Service Mojos Food Service Knights Café Virtual Advice Service Student Activities The Study
Monday 12:00-16:00 12:00-00:00 12:00-20:00 08:30-18:00 10:00-16:00 09:00-17:00 Open 24 hours
Tuesday 12:00-16:00 12:00-00:00 12:00-20:00 08:30-18:00 10:00-19:00 09:00-17:00 Open 24 hours
Wednesday 12:00-16:00 12:00-02:00 12:00-20:00 08:30-18:00 10:00-16:00 09:00-17:00 00:00-21:00
Thursday 12:00-16:00 12:00-00:00 12:00-21:00 08:30-18:00 10:00-16:00 09:00-17:00 08:00-00:00
Friday 12:00-16:00 12:00-00:00 12:00-20:00 08:30-18:00 10:00-16:00 09:00-17:00 Open 24 hours
Saturday Closed 12:00-02:00 12:00-18:00 10:00-16:00 Closed Closed 00:00-21:00
Sunday Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed 08:00-00:00


RUSU venues Venues

Information on our food, club and bar venues, as well as facilities found within the Students’ Union building.

RUSU shops and services Shops & Services

We are home to a wide range of shops and services; from cafes, to hairdressers, to university merchandise and more.

Little Learners' Nursery at RUSU Little Learners Nursery

Our nursery provides catered childcare for student parents and university staff in a new purpose-built and eco-friendly premises located behind the Carrington Building.

NUS and Totum at RUSU NUS & TOTUM

Find out more about the National Union of Students (NUS) and TOTUM, the official student discount card.

RUSU Study area for students The Study

A study space for students who need to revise, write a dissertation or hold group meetings.

Information about venue accessibility and assistance Accessibility

We endeavour to make RUSU accessible to all our visitors. Here you will find information about our venue accessibility and features. Please contact us if you have any questions or requirements before your visit.

Information about RUSU's £1million capital fund £1million capital fund

Our £1m Student Experience Capital Fund is a joint initiative between RUSU and the University to support new projects suggested by students to enhance your University experience.