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U-Life Orientation Workshop - Personal Transformation Workshop (UOW1)

Personal Transformation Workshop

The University is committed to provide Whole Person Education. All new students are required to attend the Personal Transformation Workshop (UOW1), one of the University Life Orientation Workshops.


1. Enhance new students' awareness of their developmental state of Whole Person Development

2. Introduce HKBU’s concept of Whole Person Development, its domains and factors

3. Facilitate new students to plan for their university life

4. Increase new students’ awareness of opportunities and resources provided by the University


Personal Transformation Workshop (UOW1) Make-up

Students who are admitted to the University in 2017-18  

In order to fulfill the Personal Transformation Workshop Make-up requirements, freshmen have to complete the Personal Transformation Workshop eCourse (Chinese only) by 31st Oct 2017.

Before doing the eCourse, you are asked to complete the Whole Person Development Inventory (WPDI) as a facilitation tools.  Click here  and login to the online WPDI eSystem with your university account to complete the inventory.  Results will be immediately available after submitting your questionnaire.

Then, click here to proceed to BU e-Learning  for completion of eCourse.

If you cannot read Chinese, you should first complete the online WPDI (English version).  Afterward, please call 34117435 to make a one-hour appointment with a psychological counsellor to replace the eCourse.


Students who were admitted to the University in 2016-17 or before

Please write a reflection paper on the following topic in no fewer than 1,300 words and send your paper to  The topic is:

“How have you been actualizing Whole Person Development through participation of university activities since studying in HKBU?  What is your plan for continuing or strengthening Whole Person Development in the coming year?”


Should you have any enquiries or technical issues, please contact the Counselling and Development Centre at 3411-7435 or email to