Current Non-local Students 2024/25

Admission Policies

Current non-local students are required to submit the application via eCampus. For details of application, please refer to the admission policy for current students.

Fees and Related Charges

1. Fees​

The residential fees of Residential Colleges (RCs) of 2024/25 (tentative) are listed as below.

Room TypeMonthly RateWhole Residential Year + HK$1000 for residential life activitiesSemester 1 + HK$500 for residential life activitiesSemester 2 + HK$500 for residential life activities
2-bed roomHK$2,377HK$21,960HK$9,899HK$12,061
3-bed roomHK$2,164HK$20,088HK$9,064HK$11,024
4-bed roomHK$1,957HK$18,312HK$8,303HK$10,009

Applicants will be informed of details of the payment method via email after release of application results.

Residential fees and residential life education fee is subject to annual review and revision.

Student GroupDeadline for settling the residential colleges fees
Current UG StudentsDeposit: 7 June 2024
Remaining Fee: 26 July 2024
New Local UG Students26 August 2024 (tentative)
New Non-
local UG Students
9 Aug 2024 (tentative)

If the applicants fail to pay the acceptance fee by the designated deadline, the residential offer will be forfeited and residential place will be assigned to the students on the waiting list.

Caution MoneyRCsNil
Air-conditioning chargeRCs(the charge is on self-paid basis)
$2.1 per hour
Laundry charge
RCsOnline RC Laundry System
Laundry room is located at the LG floor in each RC.
New Laundry Fee effective Oct 2023:
Wash: $7/cycle (max 8kg; each cycle takes around 35 minutes)
Dry: $1 every 3 minutes
Placing Own Refrigerator in Room$100 per semester (for applications submitted after 31 Oct 2023)

Application: HERE
Loss / Damage of key cardRCs$100 per key
Door opening feeRCs$100
Damage of RC propertiesRCsThe resident(s) concerned will be requested to bear the cost of repair / replacement, subject to the assessment of SAO in consultation with CDMO
Late move-out penaltyRCs$190 per day on top of the normal daily rate
Improper move-outRCsA minimum of $600 per person in addition to the late check-out charges
(e.g. rooms left messy & unclean)
Refund policyRCsAll fees paid are non-refundable and non-transferable except extenuating circumstances and approval from Senior Management is required.
Municipal Solid Waste ChargingRCs$38 per month once the charging is imposed by the government.

# Remarks: “RCs” is Residential Colleges

Important Dates​

Events Summer Residence 2024
Current StudentExchange-in StudentsSummer Residents
Application period22 April – 5 May 2024May 202422 April – 5 May 2024
Release of offer result3 June 20245 August 2024 (tentative)13 May 2024
Acceptance of offer with payment3 June – 7 June 2024 (Deposit)N/A13 – 17 May 2024 (Full payment is required)
Deadline for roommate matching14 July 2024N/AN/A
Release of room assignments18 July 20245 August 2024 (tentative)22 May 2024 (Tentative)
Settlement of the Remaining RC Fee19 – 26 July 2024N/AN/A
Move-in30 August 2024 (Tentative)26 August 2024 (Tentative)Plan 1
11 June 2024 (23/24 May 2024 with extension)
Plan 2
11 July 2024
Plan 3
11 June 2024 (23/24 May 2024 with extension)

Move-in / -out​

Date: 30 August 2024 (Tentative)
Time: 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Venue: Communal Hall

  1. Residents are required to come to the move-in counter with the student ID card in person at the designated time to complete the move-in procedures.
  2. A Move-in Kit including a move-in record form, inventory check list and a Resident Handbook will be given to each resident.
  3. Residents are required to check the room’s inventory and report to Residential Colleges Section (RCS) within a week of move-in if there is any missing, malfunctioning or damaged item.
  4. Any missing, malfunctioning or damaged items inside the room upon check-in should be reported to Residential Colleges Section (RCS) immediately. If no notification has been received within a week of move-in, damaged or missing items found during your period of stay and move-out will incur you a cost for repair/replacement. Further disciplinary action will be also taken, if appropriate.

Date: on or before 23 May 2025 (noon) (Tentative)
Venue: Residential Colleges Section

Residents are required to complete the move out procedure IN PERSON AND ON or BEFORE the captioned move-out date.
In order to have speedy move-out, residents are strongly advised to move out before the deadline if possible. Please allow at least 30 minutes to complete the move-out procedures.

  1. Clear up all your belongings inside your room and restore the furniture setting of your room before reporting to us. Your bed space should be completely vacant. Any stuff left behind will be disposed otherwise a minimum charge of $200 per room will be levied if you do not clean up your room.
  2. Bring along your Student ID, and report to the lobby of your Residential College or RCS to collect the form “Inventory Check List for Move-out”. After checking your room’s inventory items by yourself, please go to the lobby of your Residential College again to complete the sign-out process. 
  • Air-conditioner of the room
    Any remaining balance in the Student ID Card will NOT be refunded or transferred; you are reminded not to add too much value near to your move-out date.
  • Vacate your belongings from refrigerator
    Please clear up your food and drinks inside the refrigerators at the Common Room. This practice can help minimize overdue and unknown items in the refrigerators.
  • Vacant your mailbox
    Please remember to check and clear your mailbox. All uncollected mails will be returned to the Post Office.
  1. Late Move-out: Penalty charges ($190 per person per day) after the captioned move-out date and time will be levied for late move-out cases.
  2.  Improper Move-out Penalty Charges: Please do not leave any stuff inside your room. A minimum of $200 per room will be levied if you fail to properly clean up your room, restore the furnishings upon move-out. Besides, penalty will be charged for any item damaged in the room. Please find the details of the penalty charges here.
  3. If you fail to check out by the deadline and required RCS to help in vacating the bed space by clearing, packing and moving the student’s belongings, penalty charge at $600 per person, on top of the late check-out penalty charges will be imposed.