- 2.1 Campus Overview
Hong Kong Baptist University is located across three major campus sites in Kowloon Tong, namely Ho Sin Hang Campus at Waterloo Road, Shaw Campus at Renfrew Road and Hong Kong Baptist University Road Campus. The campus sites provide students with a relaxing and cozy learning environment in the busy city and facilitate students’ holistic development.
There are two satellite campus sites in addition to the three major campus sites,. Kai Tak Campus in Kai Tak houses the Academy of Visual Arts and Shek Mun Campus in Shek Mun, Shatin mainly provides space for Associate Degree programmes, Associate Degree Foundation programmes and Top-up Degree programmes.
Other information on campus facilities like cultural facilities, library, student accommodation and sport facilities are available at HKBU homepage.
Au Shue Hung Memorial Library, which is located at the Shaw Tower of Shaw Campus, covered a total area of 7,949 square meters. It has a total stock of more than 1.2 million printed volumes, over 1.3 million e-book titles, more than 147,500 multimedia items and offers 1,150 study places for students.
The Library provides a wide range of services including printing, photocopying and scanning. Group study rooms and multimedia stations are also available. Levels 2 and 3 of the Main Library (the Academic Commons) open 24 hours a day during the semesters.
|Monday to Friday||8:30am - 11:00pm|
|Saturday||9:00am - 9:00pm|
|Sunday||1:00pm - 7:00pm|
There will be adjustment of opening hours during examination period and summer holiday. Please refer to the library notices for special opening hours.
Hong Kong Baptist University - Au Shue Hung Memorial Library
2.2.1 Hong Kong Academic Library Link (HKALL)
Hong Kong Academic Library Link (HKALL) is a project of resource sharing jointly undertaken by the academic libraries of eight local universities. Students can search for, reserve and borrow books and academic materials from other universities through HKALL in the HKBU library system. The requested materials will be transferred to HKBU library within a few days. Students will receive a pick-up notification by email. The materials can be returned to HKBU library.
2.3.1 Learning Commons
There are two Learning Commons on campus which strives to facilitate students’ individual, collaborative and interactive learning through the provision of a conducive and user-friendly environment.
1. AAB Learning Commons
AAB Learning Commons is separated into two zones. “My Zone” offers a quiet and comfortable study atmosphere for individual learning and “Our Zone” offers a relaxing and cozy environment for collaboration and interactive learning. There are 17 group study rooms in the Learning Commons. Students can make online reservation for group discussion rooms. In addition, there are 4 seminar rooms for university departments and student organisations to organise seminars or other events.
Equipment like desktop computers for online researching and a printing room for printing and copying for provided in the Learning Commons.
For more information about regulations and group discussion room reservation, please refer to the website: http://sa.hkbu.edu.hk/cls/lc
|AAB Learning Commons|
|Location:||4/F, Academic and Administration Building, Hong Kong Baptist University Road Campus|
|Opening Hours:||My Zone||Monday to Friday
Saturday, Sunday and public holiday
|9:00am – 11:00pm
|Our Zone||Monday to Friday
Sunday and public holiday
|9:00am – 11:00pm
11:00am – 11:00pm
|There may be adjustment of open hours during summer and other holidays. Please refer to university notices for special opening hours.|
2. Mr. and Mrs. Lee Siu Lun Learning Commons
Mr. and Mrs. Lee Siu Lun Learning Commons is a study area which opens for 24 hours. It also offers desktop computers for online researching and a printing room printing and copying.
|Mr. and Mrs. Lee Siu Lun Learning Commons|
|Location:||6/F, Fong Shu Chuen Library, Ho Sin Hang Campus|
|Opening Hours:||24 hours|
2.3.2 Activity Room
There are many activity rooms on campus open for university departments and students associations to organize their events. When there is no booking, all students are free to use these rooms. Most of these rooms are reserved as study room for students to study during the examination period.
|Ho Sin Hang Campus||OEE601-603|
|Hong Kong Baptist University Road Campus||AAB301-307|
|Campus||Name of Restaurant||Location|
|Ho Sin Hang Campus||
Harmony Staff Dining RoomHarmony Student Cafeteria
|Level 4, Sir Run Run Shaw Building|
|Shaw Campus||Pacific Coffee||Level 3, The Wing Lung Bank Building for Business Studies|
Renfrew CafeteriaRenfrew Restaurant
Level 2, David C Lam Building
|Hong Kong Baptist University Road Campus||
|Level 5, Academic and Administration Building|
|Starbucks||Level 1, Jockey Club Academic Community Centre|
|BU Fiesta||Ground Floor, Student Residence Hall|
|Bistro Bon||Ground Floor, Dr. Ng Tor Tai International House|
Welfare Cooperation Shops are run by the Students’ Union. Student members of the Students’ Union can enjoy a discount for buying stationery, snacks, drinks, newspaper, magazines and so on. The stores also provide printing and copying service.
Level 5, Yeung Shui Sang Building, Ho Sin Hang Campus
Level 3, Academic and Administration Building, Baptist University Road Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University provides sports facilities for our students to participate in recreational activities with fellow students.
|Ho Sin Hang Campus||Wai Hang Sports Centre|
|Shaw Campus||Dr Stephen Hui Sports Hall|
|Madam Kwok Chung Bo Fun Sports and Cultural Centre|
Joint Sports Centre(For HKBU and two other local universities)
Each sports centre offers students venues for playing basketball, football, volleyball, badminton, ping-pong, tennis and running tracks. There are also gymnastic rooms, squash courts and an outdoor swimming pool. Students can make a reservation online and enjoy special offers.
Office Telephone Number: 3411 7001, 3411 7035
Information desk (booking)Telephone Number: 3411 7010
Swimming Pool Office Telephone Number: 3411 7008
2.7.1 Print quota
The University offers students print quota every year to print lecture notes, assignments, reports and so on.
|Study Year||Print quota|
|1||$120 (~400 pages)|
|2||$150 (~500 pages)|
|3, 4 and postgraduates||$180 (~600 pages)|
Print quota amount online checking website: https://fup5-c.hkbu.edu.hk/
Students can purchase additional print quota at HK$30/100 pages from IT Service Centre at RRS-303 of Sir Run Run Shaw Building in Ho Sin Hang Campus (under Hang Seng Bank). Prices for copying is HK$0.3 per page and scanning is free of charge.
2.7.2 Location of printing and photo-copying facilities
Computers, printers and photo-copying machines are available
- Welfare Cooperation Shops
photo-copying machines are available
- Learning Commons
Computers, printers and photo-copying machines are available
- Computer Laboratory (RRS 302 and OEE 702, Ho Sin Hang Campus)
Computers and printers are available
- Self-Service Printing Room (WLB 303, Shaw Campus)
Printers are available
- Computer Rooms of Faculties:
Computers, printers and scanners are available
- Students Union Office (YYS 501, Ho Sin Hang Campus and AAB 615, Hong Kong Baptist University Road Campus)
Color-printing and notes binding machines are available
2.7.3 Follow-U-Print Services
Students can use the “Follow-U-Print Services” at any places on campus. Connecting to HKBU Wifi and uploading your documents to the printers through personal computers, smartphones or laptops, you can print your documents by using any “Follow-U-Print” printer in the computer laboratory or Learning Commons. To preset your computers, smartphones or laptops, please refer to the following website: http://ito.hkbu.edu.hk/index.php/faq-2/what-is-follow-u-print/
Campus network is essential for individual study and online research. To facilitate fast and easy resources sharing, HKBU Library and computer rooms of faculties provide desktop computers for students. Wi-Fi (BU Standard or BU-Advanced) are available for students on all campus sites. Students only need to do some simple settings in their personal computers or smartphones to access to the free Wi-Fi. For network access procedure, please refer to the following website:
There is a Security Control Room at the Li Promenade on Shaw Campus. If students encounter any emergency, please report to the Security Control Room or seek help from any security guards on campus.
The Security Control Room is also in charge of lost and found. All properties left behind by staff, students or visitors on campus should be brought to the Security Control Room. They will record the relevant information and find the owners to collect the lost properties. Students who have lost any items can also report to the Security Control Room and check whether the items have been handed over to the Security Control Room.