Information for United College Freshmen 2021-2022

Information for United College Freshmen 2021-2022

Welcome all freshmen to join United College! The College has specially prepared a website with information for United College Freshmen 2021-2022 as appended:

Chinese Version: https://www.uc.cuhk.edu.hk/tc/info-for-new-students/

English Version: https://www.uc.cuhk.edu.hk/en/info-for-new-students/

The website contains various College programme details and application forms. Please read the information on the website thoroughly.

 

Furthermore, the College would like to remind you the following important messages to all freshmen:

  1. Application for the 2021-2022 Regular-term Residence (Freshmen)

New students wishing to apply regular-term residence should apply on-line at the United College website https://cloud.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/webform/view.php?id=13636259 during the period from 27 August to 10:00 am of 30 August 2021. Relevant documents should be uploaded together to the website as instructed. Incomplete forms and late applications will not be accepted. Resident students who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 for more than 14 days, with vaccination record (vaccine name and injection date) bearing his/her name in English or Chinese issued by a healthcare institution or the government of the region where the vaccine was administered, can be exempted from hostel PCR entry test and regular testing.

**Non-local freshmen admitted in 2021 do not have to apply hostel accommodation for 2021-2022. The Office of Admissions and Financial Aid will arrange that for them with United College.

      2. Application for Admission Scholarships 2021-2022

The following admission scholarships will be open for application from 27 August 2021 to 5:30pm of 10 September 2021. Please refer to the College website for details.

(I)   United College Whole-person Education Admission Scholarships Scheme

         i       Tien Chang Lin Sports Scholarships
                 (https://cloud.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/webform/view.php?id=13595385)

         ii       Dr Thomas Chen Si Yuan Social Service Admission Scholarships
                  (https://cloud.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/webform/view.php?id=13595778)

         iii      Innovation and Culture Admission Scholarship
                  (https://cloud.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/webform/view.php?id=13596740)

(ll)   First-in-the-Family Tertiary Education Admission Scholarships
         (https://cloud.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/webform/view.php?id=13597061)

      3. The College Virtual Orientation Activity

Affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Orientation Camp Organising Committee could only arrange day camp activities between 31 August and 2 September 2021.   If you have not yet registered and would like to join in now, please contact Mr Jackel Wong, chairperson of the College Orientation Camp Organizing Committee at 9415 7438 or email to  uc21ocamp@gmail.com  for registration. 

      4. Orientation Week 2021 – We Unite On the Mountain Top

The College will organise our first Orientation Week 2021 from 6 to 10 September. There will be a series of activities like checkpoint games, free ice-cream, busking and so on to welcome UC students to visit our beautiful campus. A UC Starter Pack is also available for participants on first-come-first-served basis. Students who completed the game tasks can join a Getcha Lucky Draw. Please stay tuned to our promotion on College social media and webpage https://www.uc.cuhk.edu.hk/tc/newsarticle/orientation-week-2021/.

 

For further enquiries, please call Dean of Students’ Office, United College at 3943 7575 or email at unitedcollege@cuhk.edu.hk.

Thank you very much for your attention.

 

Dean of Students’ Office, United College