25 Instagrams That Prove The University of Reading Is The Best Place To Be a Student

In case you didn’t notice, Reading is a great place to study – maybe even the best. With a beautiful campus, scenic places to study and events put on throughout the year, who can complain? Take a look at these instagrams and see for yourself.

1. It’s a known fact Reading has the best campus.

2. The campus is even looking beautiful in winter.

Over the bridge. #chilly #ReadingUni

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3. Really it looks good all year round. 

Rain sucks, but rainbows are pretty 🌈☔️ #readinguni

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4. Even though the University library can get busy, you can always find nice places to study.

5. In 2015 the campus was voted “Best University Green Space In The UK”…

UoR has won its 3rd Green Flag for being judged as one of the countries best green spaces #rucarbonneutral

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6. For the fifth year in a row.


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7. We have beautiful spaces on Campus like the Harris Gardens.

#harrisgarden #universityofreading #uk #reading

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8. And Whiteknights Lake.

9. Which even looks stunning in the snow.

10. There are also a lot of fantastic buildings to study in at the University.

11. Like Foxhill House

Fun fact, Foxhill House was built in 1868 and used to have turkish baths in the basement.

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12. And Old Whiteknights House.

I love pretty buildings on campus ❤️ #oldwhiteknightshouse #uni #uor

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13. And not forgetting that Reading also has the gorgeous London Road Campus.

University Badge…London Road Campus #campus #reading #UniversityofReading #university

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14. Which has the university’s war memorial on its grounds. 

War Memorial Clock Tower. #UniversityofReading #UoR #campus #LondonRoadCampus #Clock #Tower

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15. And the Great Hall where everybody graduates.

Bro's graduation

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16. Reading is also great for your social life too with always popular union nights.

Halloween going off!! #RUSU #Saturdayunion #halloween #party #messy

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17. And a massive Summer Ball at the end of the year.

When the sun started to come up #readingsummerball

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18. There are lots of opportunities to meet new people by joining societies/sports teams.

performing at the American football match yesterday🏈🎀

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19. Reading even has halls where people play croquet on the lawn in the summer.

Civilised afternoon of croquet #readinguni #croquet #summer #wantage #sunshine

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20. If you ever fancy learning about new things there are three museums on Campus.

ure museum, january 2016. #UoR #UreMuseum #greekhistory

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21. And campus is just a short trip from the centre of town.

Yup we all know this place 😍☝️-The Oracle- #tb🇬🇧#من_الارشيف

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22. In the summer it’s really convenient to go to the iconic Reading festival.

Everyone will be very jealous when you’re able to pop back to your student house and shower.

#readingfestival #summer #filmphotography #35mm #randl2015 #disposablecamera @sophiebhodson

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23. And throughout the year the university knows how to put on some great events like last year’s fireworks.

Reading Uni Fireworks #LoveUoR

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24. This year celebrates 90 years of The University of Reading so there are plenty more events coming up for students.

Did you know, #UoR is 90 years old this year? Look out for celebrations on all campuses this year #UoR90th

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25. Basically. Reading is great. 

Have another picture of campus looking beautiful