If you are looking for a summer English course near London, our Reading Centre is an ideal choice. Here you can enjoy a range of top-class facilities at a university ranked in the world’s top 200. Whiteknights campus is set in 130 hectares of beautiful parkland.
On campus you’ll benefit from accommodation of a very high standard in modern halls of residence, a stylish new dining hall, a disco/party room and excellent sports facilities which include an indoor sports centre and 3G football pitches.
Reading is a modern, vibrant town of historical importance. The town is ideally located, being only one hour from Central London by road and 35 minutes by train, as well as being close to Oxford and Windsor.
(*) The maximum age is 17. However, we may occasionally accept an older student from the same school year as someone else in the group.
Lewis School Junior Centre, University of Reading, Whiteknights, PO Box 217, Reading RG6 6UR, UK. View map >
Our junior programmes in Reading are delivered by the Lewis School of English and are not sponsored or endorsed by the University of Reading.
Residential Details (watch video)
Single en-suite rooms
Shared kitchen facilities
Bed linen and towels provided (laundry of bed linen and towels included)
For washing of clothes, there is a coin- or card-operated laundry. Students are required to pay for use of the laundry.
Green space surrounding accommodation block
24/7 university security service
Accommodation arranged by the Lewis School of English
1 – Accommodation block
2 – Accommodation block
3 – Bedroom
4 – Kitchen
5 – Dining Hall
6 – Dining Hall
7 – Dining Hall
8 – Classroom
9 – Disco venue
10 – Lecture theatre
11 – University of Reading campus – general views
12 – IT workshop
13 – Dance studio
14 – Sports hall
15 – Reading Campus – general views
16 – Lecture theatre
17 – Face painting before evening activity
18 – Lecture theatre
19 – Face painting before evening activity
20 – Face painting before evening activity
Close to London and Oxford
Green, modern and spacious campus
Excellent sports facilities
All prices are in GBP per week. Age range: 11-17 for all courses.
See below for details
|Fees||Programme Includes*||Evening Supplement
Dinner & evening activity, Mon – Sat
|Reading||–||Lessons, daytime activities & lunch, Mon-Sat||–|
*Please note: students will need to bring a packed lunch for the weekly full-day trip.
For all courses, there is a one-off enrolment fee of GBP 65.
We can arrange insurance through Endsleigh. For details, visit: Junior Insurance Cover
Insurance Cover Standard – GBP 6.21 per student per week
Insurance Cover Private – GBP 12.42 per student per week
See our transfer fees