Institute of Reading Development

University of St. Thomas is proud to offer the Summer Reading and Writing Skills Program as a community service to families at 6 locations throughout Texas. Since 1997, this program has helped students in our community build strong reading skills and develop a deep love of books and reading. The program is designed and taught by the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction.

For program locations and schedules in your area, select a program level below. The summer reading programs are available in Houston, Kingwood, Missouri City, Richmond, Spring and other locations throughout the area.

For information or to enroll online, please select an age group below:
To speak with a program coordinator or to enroll by phone, call 800-964-8888:
  • Monday through Friday: 7 a.m. - 9 p.m. 
  • Saturday: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Sunday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.