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Programme Details and Enrollment of International Student Orientation
Date: 19-23 Aug, 2014
Venue:  Lee Shau Kee Building (LSK)
Residence: Hang Seng Hall, United College
Target:  Full-time international undergraduate students (admitted under the International Students Admission Scheme)
Fee: not more than HKD850 (to be paid with the first installment of tuition fee)
(Application deadline: 8 Aug, 2014)
Please scroll down for programme details and enrollment of
College Orientation Camp (Big O)
Programme Schedule
Incoming Students Section,
Office of Student Affairs
  Hang Seng Hall, United College
Lee Shau Kee Building (LSK)   University MTR Station
Shuttle Bus   Taxi    

Day 1 (19 Aug)

09:00 ~ 15:00

  • O'Camp Hostel Check-in @ Hang Seng Hall

15:00 ~ 17:00

  • Formal Welcome by Associate Vice-President and University Dean of Students
  • Photo Taking
  • Introduction of Student Services
  • Talk on Cross-cultural Adjustment
  • Preventing Sexual Harassment
  • ISA Promotion Presentation

17:00 ~ 21:0o

  • Welcoming Dinner
  • Ice-breaking Games



Day 2 (20 Aug)

08:15 ~ 11:20

  • Breakfast
  • Information Security, CUSIS & My Study
  • Introduction of CLC
  • Introduction of UGE
  • Independent Learning @ CUHK
  • Talk & Visit on Library Services

11:20 ~ 19:00

  • Lunch
  • Undergraduate Studies @ CUHK
  • Overseas Exchange Opportunities
  • Talk on Career Planning @ HK
  • CU Hunt

19:00 ~ 22:30

  • Pizza Night @ Science Park



Day 3 (21 Aug)

08:30 ~ 11:30

  • Breakfast
  • Hands-on Practice of CUSIS & Online First Year Student Survey
  • Introduction of City Hunt

11:30 ~ 17:30

  • City Hunt

17:30 ~ 21:00

  • BBQ @ Shek O Beach





Day 4 (22 Aug)

08:30 ~ 12:30

  • Breakfast
  • Course registration

12:30 ~ 19:00

  • HK Cultural Activities

19:00 ~ 21:30

  • Dai Pai Dong Dinner @
    Fo Tan

Day 5 (23 Aug)

08:00 ~ 12:00

  • O'Camp Hostel Check-out @ Hang Seng Hall + Breakfast
  • Prize Auction, Highlights of the Camp

12:00 ~ 14:15

  • Farewell Lunch
  • Closing & Photo Taking
College Orientation Camp (Big O)
If you want to meet more local students and develop a sense of belonging to your College, it is a great chance to join the College Orientation Camp (Big O). In the “Big O”, you will find out more about your College such as its culture and morals. You will also meet new friends from the same College of different majors and year of study. When the "Big O" is over, your College will probably feel like a big family to you!
Date: 25-28 Aug, 2014 (24,26-29 for S.H.Ho College)
Venue & Residence: To be announced by respective Colleges
Fee: $750-780 (Includes accommodation, meals, camp tees and other fees incurred during O’Camp; will be charged together with tuition fee in September.)
Language: Orientation Camps of Morningside College, C.W. Chu College and S.H. Ho College will be conducted in Cantonese, Putonghua and English. Orientation Camps of other Colleges will be conducted in Cantonese, while assistance will be rendered by your peers.
Application: Application form will be distributed on the first day of International Orientation programme
(For students NOT joining International Student Orientation but would like to apply for College O’Camp, please contact the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid directly.)
Remarks: 1. New students of Morningside College, S.H.Ho College, C.W. Chu College and Lee Woo Sing College are required to join their College O’Camp. It is optional for new students of other Colleges to join their College O’Camp but enrollment will be subjected to availability of places.
  2. All non-local students will move-in their regular hostel arranged by their affiliated College on 30 Aug. Accommodation after check-out from International O’Camp and before regular hostel check-in will be arranged by affiliated College. The rates range from HKD50 to HKD125 per night (exclusive of some extra charges e.g. air-conditioning, laundry, etc).
Website: College Orientation Camp (Big O)