The residence fee for 2017/18 is listed below.
Full residential year hall places are to be offered to successful applicants.
|Residential Year||Residential Period|
|2017/18||28 Aug 2017 - 28 May 2018 (noon)|
Hall lodging fees of residential year 2017/2018 are payable in two instalments to cover the whole residential period. In general, the due date of the 1st instalment is in mid Oct and the 2nd instalment is in mid Jan.
|CityU Students||Rate for Double Room
|Rate for Single Room
|Rate for 3-person Room
(in 1-bedroom Unit)
|Regular Rate||HK$ 12,000 / year||HK$ 24,000 / year||HK$ 16,100 / year|
Hall lodging fee are subject to annual review and revision.
Residents who wish to withdraw from Student Residence in Semester B should submit application for withdrawal by a said deadline (7 Nov 2017); otherwise, late application will lead to a payment of full hall lodging fee of 2nd instalment. Please visit Withdrawal for Student Residence for more details.
Note : 「Students with financial difficulty can apply for Community Care Fund by Government. Click Here for details. (Local students only) 」
Upon the announcement of allocation results, students have to pay a Confirmation Fee at a time to be specified in the offer letter to indicate the acceptance of the offer. Failure to pay the Confirmation Fee within the specified time period will imply forfeiture of the offer.
The Confirmation Fee is set at the level approximate to 25% of a double room rental per semester (i.e. HK$1,500). The exact fee level will be determined by the Student Residence Office.
An additional, non-refundable HK$300 is charged as administrative fee for those appeals subsequently approved by Student Residence Office
Residence fees and associated charges will be collected and processed in a similar fashion as other student fees and charges, by:
Compensation to the University for damage caused to the student residence and properties will be based on assessment by the Director of Student Residence Office in consultation with the Directors of Facilities Management and Finance Office, having regards to the cost of properties repaired and replaced as appropriate.
Penalty charges will be levied to anyone of the following residents
(i) Residents fail to check out their rooms upon the completion of the assigned period.
(ii) Residents who fail to properly clean up their rooms.
(iii) Residents who fail to restore the furniture upon check-out. The exact penalty charges will be determined by the Student Residence Office in consultation with Finance Office.
|Late Check-out:||HK$200/day/person + daily rate|
|Improper check-out:||A minimum of HK$200/room|
|Resident Card (Cornwall Street)||HK$100 per card|
|Key Card (Jockey Club House)||HK$50 per card|
|Metal Key for the 1-Bedroom / 2-Bedroom Units
in Jockey Club Harmony Hall
|HK$150 per key|
The Student Handbook contains provisions which empower the University to terminate a student's study and/or to withhold his/her testimonials and academic transcripts and the conferment of awards on account of non-settlement of outstanding fees and charges which include hostel and associated charges.
In line with the principle recently adopted by the Sub-Committee on Tuition Fees, penalties for over-due hostel and associated charges may be levied at about 2% of the amounts outstanding per billing cycle, to be billed together with other outstanding student fees and charges, if any.