All clubs and societies affiliated to United College Student Union are reminded to apply for reimbursement of student activity expenses incurred from January to December of 2020 on or before 30 May 2021. Late applications will not be handled.more
Application for summer residence at UC student hostels in 2021 will open from 12 April to 12:00 noon of 28 April 2021. UC students with compelling reasons to stay on campus during the summer break can apply on-line at the College website https://cloud.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/webform/view.php?id=12763204. Relevant documents should be uploaded together to the website as instructed. Incomplete forms and late applications will not be considered.
Please read the “Notice to Applicants for Summer Residence 2021” for more details.more
Selected students will receive separate email notice from the College regarding the details of the offer.more
The application for United College Early Career Research Excellence Award 2021 is now open. The application deadline is 31 May 2021 (Monday) and the application result will be announced in August 2021.
The objectives of the United College Early Career Research Excellence Award are to promote research excellence and to recognize and honour outstanding academic staff members of United College at the outset of their independent research careers. The Award was established with the generous donation from Mr Joseph W N Cheung, College Trustee, and will be given out annually to a promising early career scholar of United College.
Please read the guidelines before completing the application form and send the completed form with supporting documents to Mrs Eastre Chan, Secretary, Committee on Academic Exchange and Research, United College on or before 31 May 2021.more
United College Endowment Fund Research Grant Schemes and Lee Hysan Foundation Research Grant 2021-2022 is now open for application. The Schemes were established in 1989 to provide financial support to faculty members of the College to carry out academic research projects. All full-time teaching staff of United College are welcome to apply.
The application deadline is 31 May 2021 and the result will be announced in late-June.more
Applications for 2021-2022 regular-term residence in the College’s student hostels will be open from 29 March to 12:00 noon of 22 April 2021. Students can apply on-line at the College website https://cloud.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/webform/view.php?id=12547149. Relevant documents should be uploaded together to the website as instructed. Incomplete forms and late applications will not be considered. Also, UC students with leadership skills or who can make contributions to the hostels can write to one of the wardens during the hostel application period, asking for nominations. Past residents cannot use this channel to apply hostel transfer.more
The 2020-2021 UC award recipients list for outstanding performance in extra-curricular activities, services and sports has been announced on the College website on 23 March 2021. Award recipients will be notified by the College in writing.more
United College is now inviting volunteers from University full-time staff and full-time postgraduate students, who are interested in the promotion of experiential learning amongst students and the enrichment of hostel life, to serve as Resident Tutors for the academic year 2021-2022.more
As the Government will relax some of the infection control measures regulating the operation of restaurants from 18 February, 2021, dine-in services after 6:00pm at the College Student Canteen will also be resumed from 18 February.
Monday to Friday 11:00am – 8:00pm
Saturday 11:00am – 5:00pm
College caterer will continue to provide free delivery service during lunch and dinner hours for any order above HK$30.
Please click the following links for the updated take-away menu:
United College Facebook webpage: https://www.facebook.com/UnitedCollege
Joyful Inn Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joyful_inn/
(Please WhatsApp 9094 1558 to place your order)
United College Canteen Management Committeemore
Pre-course registration of GEUC4011 “Senior Seminar”, a 3-unit College General Education Course offered in the first term of 2021-22 is now open. For more information, please browse the course outline in the College general education webpage.
Students who will graduate in 2021-2022 should take the captioned course to fulfill the graduation requirement and be prepared to form a group of 4 students at https://geuc4011.uc.cuhk.edu.hk/fyp/ between 3 and 23 February 2021 (Set CUHK VPN to get access to the platform if you use non-CUHK network). In case if you have already taken this course or fulfilled the requirement via other means, please inform us immediately by using the contacts at the end of this message.
A briefing session will be held on Tuesday, 2 February 2021 at 6:45 pm online via Zoom. All College final year students in 2021-22 are welcome to attend and get updated information about the course. The course Blackboard will be available for use in March 2021, when all groups have been confirmed.
For questions, please feel free to contact the College General Education Office at 3943 1560 or email Mr. Albert Chan at email@example.com.
Topic: Briefing Session of GEUC4011
Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Webinar ID: 976 1467 4472more
The matching result of UC Shum Choi Sang Mentorship Programme: Year of Kelvin Y M Yeung (2020-2021) has been released. For those who have enrolled in the programme, please check your email for details.more
United College is now recruiting student helpers for various design, photography, and production works of United College. Interested students please email your previous design works and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Password for AV Equipment Cabinet will be provided by completing electronic form in the link below only. (Requested by fax / email will not be addressed)
In order to maintain the highest security level for the AV Equipment Cabinets in classrooms, please keep the password for your personal use / relevant lecturing staff ONLY. Passwords will be changed every academic year.more
Many thanks to our College alumni, Mr CHAN Pan (2016/PHAR) and Ms AU Sui Man Shermen (2018/MEDU) for their wonderful drawings. High-definition wallpapers can be enlarged to download for Zoom meetings.more
As the spread of the novel coronavirus has reached a critical stage, the University has elevated the Response Level against novel coronavirus to “Emergency”. All UC hostels will introduce the following arrangements with immediate effect:
1. The University has decided to extend the Lunar New Year holiday, classes will resume on 17 February 2020. Therefore, all students are encouraged to stay at home. Unless it is necessary, you should not return to the hostels to reduce the risk of infection.
2. Those who need to stay at hostels are required to comply with the following measures:
a. No visitors are allowed to enter hostel areas with immediate effect.
b. Residents are required to record their personal information and the time when they enter and leave the hostel, in order to let the warden keep track the condition of residents
c. All students who return to hostels are required to declare their travel history in the previous 14 days by filling in the Health Declaration Form (See below). They are also required to monitor their health status for 14 days by filling in the Self-medical Surveillance Form (See below). The forms should be submitted to their respective hostel wardens.
d. All residents should wear surgical mask at public area and wash their hands frequently.
e. Those who experience any illness, or get to know their roommate with illness symptoms, should contact warden and resident tutor immediately for necessary arrangement.
As the situation is critical at this moment, the College strongly advises all residents to stay at home, avoid contact with different people by reducing the risk of infection. All the above measures may cause inconvenience to residents but they are necessary and your health is always our primary concern. All of us are urged to take care of their personal health and look out for the well-being of those around us.
28 January 2020
Non-local Internship or Research Scheme
This award scheme is open for application to those students who are going to join a short-term non-local internship or research programme (including field trips) of the respective teaching Department/Faculty during summer or winter breaks.
Supported by the College Endowment Fund, these studentships allow students to participate in short-term non-local study programmes and activities organized by the College, the University and other reputable outside organizations.
For application of certifying letter of student identity, programme of studies, expected year of graduation, University awards / qualifications and transcripts, please refer to the website of University’s Registration and Examinations Section, Registry.