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29 Apr 2022

The Commencement of Construction Works of United College 5th Student Hostel

The construction works of United College 5th Student Hostel commenced in late April 2022. It will be a four-storey building located at the carpark next to Tsang Shiu Tim Building, providing 250 hostel places and a multi-purpose concert hall which host up to 300 persons.

The building project will last for 30 months, including 13 months of foundation and piling works, and 18 months of main contract, superstructure, external and other works. The expected move-in date will be the first quarter of 2025.

To facilitate the construction works of the student hostel, hoarding and covered walkway will be erected at the site for the construction works from 29 April 2022 to the end of December 2024. The existing car park together with the access will be closed until the completion of works. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.