All first-year students, including Dual Degree students, have access to and are guaranteed a space in a residence hall at HKU. Students simply need to complete the online registration and contract.
Non-local (non-HK) students: accommodation is guaranteed in year one. Students can apply online through CEDARS (Centre of Development and Resources for Students). Details of the application procedure for non-local students and available hall options are found here.
Local students (holders of a Hong Kong permanent card) are to apply for accommodation in August directly to the respective halls and housing is guaranteed. There are two documents informing students of the procedures:
• Document 1
• Document 2