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Full-time Non-local Research Postgraduate Students


A. New Research Postgraduate Students

  1. Although Research Postgraduate Students have higher priority to others in applying for on-campus student residence, they should forward applications as soon as possible. 
  2. A successful applicant will then receive an email notification. He / She should follow the instruction and indicate his / her acceptance to the bed space offer. If he / she fails to respond before the deadline specified by settling the required accommodation fee and associated fees including caution money and student activity annual fee, the bed space offer will automatically be forfeited.
  3. There is no guarantee that bed space can be provided due to limited capacity.

B. Current Research Postgraduate Students

  1. If a current Research Postgraduate Student is going to continue his / her study in the coming academic year and would like to apply for the student residence, no matter he / she is currently residing at any residence of the University, he / she is still required to submit an application by specified deadline.  To apply, please send email to santtsr@hkbu.edu.hk.
  2. A successful applicant will then receive an email notification. He / She should follow the instruction and indicate his / her acceptance to the bed space offer and / or agreement to payment arrangement before the deadline specified, or the bed space offer will automatically be forfeited. 
  3. There is no guarantee that bed space will be reserved or offered as the supply is limited.

 Full-time Exchange Postgraduate Students


  1. According to the University's Admission Criteria, full-time Exchange Postgraduate Students will be accommodated in on-campus accommodation during the exchange period, which shall be fixed according to the exchange term as agreed by Hong Kong Baptist University and the home university.
  2. A successful applicant will then receive an email notification. He / She should follow the instruction and indicate his / her acceptance of the bed space. If he / she fails to respond before the deadline specified by settling the accommodation fee and associated fees including caution money and student activity annual fee, the bed space offer will automatically be forfeited.
  3. There is no guarantee that bed space can be provided due to limited capacity.

Full-time Non-local Taught Postgraduate Students


  1. According to the University's Admission Criteria, full-time non-local Taught Postgraduate Students will be accommodated in on-campus or off-campus University accommodation in the first year of study if needed. Yet, priorities will be given to those whose study programs are UGC-funded.
  2. A successful applicant will then receive an email notification. He / She should follow the instruction and indicate his / her acceptance to the bed space. If he / she fails to respond before the deadline specified by settling the accommodation fee and associated fees including caution money and student activity annual fee, the bed space offer will automatically be forfeited.
  3. There is no guarantee that bed space can be provided due to limited capacity.

Full-time Non-local 3+2 Bachelor-cum-Master Students


Full-time non-local prospective Year 4 visiting Undergraduate Students who are admitted to the University under the 3+2 Bachelor-cum-Master Programme are eligible to apply for bed space at off-campus student residence - Carlson Court.

 

Full-time Non-local Undergraduate Students


Eligibility Financial Assistance - Housing Subsidy Scheme

Eligibility

  1. UGC-funded full-time non-local undergraduate students will be provided with on-campus hostel places in their first year of studies (Note 1).
  2. In their second year of studies, students can apply for on-campus or off-campus accommodation (Note 2), subject to availability.
  3. No University accommodation (on-campus or off-campus) will be provided starting from their third year of studies (Note 3).
Notes:
 
  1. Non-local undergraduate students who are recipients of a Full Admissions Scholarship will be provided with on-campus or off-campus accommodation throughout their studies. This is not applicable to recipients who have been denied renewal of their scholarships by the University Scholarship Committee.
  2. Different accommodation packages and fees will apply according to the availability of hostel places in on-campus and off-campus accommodations.
  3. University accommodation (on-campus or off-campus) will not be provided for non-local undergraduate students who, after having completed a local or overseas programme, take up senior-year places for articulation to any degree programme at the University.

 

Financial Assistance - Housing Subsidy Scheme

With a view to offering accommodation support to the non-local undergraduate students who have to move out from the Student Residence Halls upon completion of their first year of studies, the University, apart from reserving some bed places at Dr. Ng Tor Tai International House (“NTTIH”) and Carlson Court (“CC”) for these students, offers the financially needy students housing subsidies. For details of the application, please refer to Guidelines on Application for Housing Subsidy 2019-20. 

For any enquiries, please call 3411 5535 (Ms. Beatrice Liu) / 3411 2037 (Ms. Alice Kan) or email to sasrapp@hkbu.edu.hk.