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New applicant

If you have not previously used the University of Reading's online application service, please click on the button below to create an account on our secure system.

During the application process we will be explaining why we need certain data, but if you have any queries, please contact our Admissions Team on

Existing user

If you are confident about how to log in to the RISIS portal*, please click the RISIS portal login button to begin an application. If you are at all unsure, please choose the ‘Create an account’ button.

*The RISIS portal is our secure web-based system that provides appropriate access for staff, students and applicants to the University of Reading's student database.