We’re almost at the end of the academic year, but there will be plenty of services, facilities and support available to you throughout the summer break.

The Library building will be open 9am-5pm on weekdays during the vacation period and will be closed on weekends, with the following exceptions:

  • Saturday 20 July: Open 11am-5pm
  • Saturday 17 August: Open 11am-5pm
  • Saturday 21 September: Open 11am-5pm
  • Closed Bank Holiday Monday 26 August.

Please note that the Library@URS building will close to users after the end of Summer term, once Library study space furniture, services and collections have returned to the Library.

Student Services Reception
Monday – Thursday 9am-5pm and Fridays 9am-4.30pm.

Support Centres
Open Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm. You can find your Support Centre here.

Student Financial Support Team
The team do not provide a drop-in service outside of term time, so recommend that students email on studentfunding@reading.ac.uk or telephone 0118 378 5555 to ask for an appointment to speak with a member of the team, or visit the money matters website.

The reception desk will remain open from Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm throughout the summer vacation period.

Mondial will be open Monday-Friday from 9:30-2:30.

Mojo’s will be closed throughout the vacation period.

This service is open same hours as usual:

Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm,
Friday 9am-4.30pm

The Halls Hotlineis a 24/7 on-site service desk dedicated to responding to issues or concerns in halls accommodation. The Halls Hotline team are available seven days a week and 365 days a year. You can call the Halls Hotline by calling 0118 378 7777 or by dialling 7777 from any of the wall-mounted phones located around halls. You can also e-mail reading.helpdesk@upp-ltd.com. If we need to get back in touch with you for more information we will call the mobile number you provide us with.


  • Park Bar
    Open until 22 June then Closed. Midday to 11pm
  • Park Eat Food
  • Ice House, Wantage Bar, Northcourt Bar, St. Patrick’s Catering and Wantage Catering will all be closed.
  • Park House
    Monday – Friday 12.00-23.00. Closed Bank Holidays
  • The Dairy
    Monday to Friday, 8.00-00.00
    Saturday 12.00-00.00
    Bank Holidays and Sunday Closed.
  • Eat at the Square
    Monday to Friday, 8am to 3pm
  • AGRICULTURE CAFÉ: Monday – Friday, 9.00am – 3.30pm
  • ARCHITECTURE CAFÉ: Closed Summer vacation period.
  • BEFORE & AFTER: Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 3.30pm
  • CHE VITA: Monday – Friday, 8.00am – 6.00pm
  • ENTERPRISE CAFÉ: Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 4.00pm
  • HENLEY BUSINESS SCHOOL CAFÉ: Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 4.00pm
  • LIBRARY CAFÉ: Monday-Friday, 9.00-4.30
  • SPORTSPARK CAFÉ: Monday-Friday, 8.00am–8.00pm,
    Saturday-Sunday, 10.00am-5.00pm

Please watch this space for further updates on University opening times over the summer period.

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