Reading University Students' Union is an independent student-led
charity that supports and represents over 19,000 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.
As a student at UoR you are automatically a member of Reading
University Students' Union (RUSU), entitling you to have a say in
directing the organisation through
Students elect five
in February each year to represent them and run RUSU for the following
As RUSU is a separate organisation, we are unbiased when working with
the UoR on issues affecting students and campaign for the changes you
as our members want to see.
RUSU administrates over 150 student
sport clubs and
facilitates 1,200 students participating in
RUSU has three different types of
student media - Spark
newspaper, Junction11 radio and the Campus News Show.
RUSU provides work opportunities for
student staff and permanent staff who work within our eight
retail outlets, 2,600
capacity nightclub, café,
bars and unlicensed social space.
RUSU's 106 capacity
nursery provides catered childcare
for student parents and university staff in a purpose-built,
eco-friendly premise located behind the Carrington Building.