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University of Reading

The University of Reading is situated on the Thames River just 40 miles from London. There are several modes of public transport to the city, some which will get you there in under an hour. The university's strong academic program, state-of-the-art technology, and picturesque 18th-century campus make it an attractive study abroad choice. There are approximately 13,000 students at the University of Reading.

Eligibility Requirements
  • 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
Tuition and Expenses*
  • Tuition and fee: URI in-state tuition and fees
  • Room and board: paid to University of Reading
  • Off-campus fee: $483
  • Administrative fee $350
  • Insurance $1,181**

*NOTE: Fees are subject to change
**May be waived with proof of own insurance and completion of waiver form

Room and Board

  • Single room in coed dorm w/private bath or sink
  • Dinning halls in residence halls with meal plans available
Courses Available
  • American Studies
  • Agriculture
  • Archeology
  • Art
  • Art History
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer science
  • Communication
  • Economics
  • Education and Community Studies
  • English
  • Engineering
  • Film and Drama
  • French
  • Food Science and Tech.
  • German
  • Geography
  • Horticulture
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Social Sciences
  • Soil Sciences
  • Statistics
  • Zoology
Program Duration Spring and Fall Semesters
Application Deadline Limited spaces available for Fall 2013 and Spring 2014. Please contact our office to explore alternative programs.

If you are interested in applying or want to know more about how to apply, please visit study abroad policies and procedures by clicking here.