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.
For regular updated information on how our services are operating
during the COVID-19 pandemic, visit
our COVID-19 latest updates page.
Situated inside the main entrance of the Students’ Union, RUSU
reception offers the following services;
Information on our food, club and bar venues, as well as
facilities found within the Students’ Union building.
We are home to a wide range of shops and services; from cafes, to
hairdressers, to university merchandise and more.
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.
Find out more about the National Union of Students (NUS) and
TOTUM, the official student discount card.
The Study is our state-of-the-art study space for students who
need to revise, write a dissertation or hold group meetings.
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
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.