If you choose to attend an on-campus interview, please bring with you a physical portfolio of your work, including sketchbooks or anything else you use to think and plan your work. Large scale and 3-dimensional work should be represented photographically. Please bring your own laptop, tablet, or phone to show video, digital, or sound works, or send us an online link before the date of your interview by emailing the School of Art.
After your 30-minute interview, you will have the opportunity to join a tour of the School of Art's studios and workshops with one of our current students, and explore the wider campus.
Where will the on-campus interview session take place?
The on-campus interview will take place at the School of Art, which is located near the Pepper Lane entrance to the Whiteknights campus at the University of Reading. The School of Art is Building number 310 on the Whiteknights campus map, next to car park 11.
We would advise you to travel to the University by public transport, where possible, as limited parking is available on campus.
If you are able to find an available space to park on campus, please collect a parking permit from the main office within the School of Art on arrival and display it prominently in your car windscreen for the duration of your visit.
Alternatively, Car Park 1A is a visitors Pay & Display car park, which is located near the Shinfield Road entrance to the Whiteknights campus. Currently, it costs £1.50 per hour to use Pay & Display parking in Car Park 1A, which is approximately a 10-minute walk from the School of Art.
The sat nav postcode for the Pepper Lane and Shinfield Road entrances to the Whiteknights campus is RG6 6UR.