Campus Life

Campus Life

Study and Grow in a Relaxing Environment

Spread over 60 hectares in a beautiful setting in Clear Water Bay, the HKUST campus provides students with a relaxing environment in which to study and grow. Students enjoy all the benefits of a full-scale university campus in a relaxing environment.

Student amenities such as banks, medical clinics, a supermarket, a bookstore, postal services, hair salon, souvenir shop, and choices of Asian and Western catering outlets are located on campus. Other facilities include a five-storey library with over 700,000 books, periodicals, microfilms and 100 electronic databases, computer barns, wireless Internet access, a language-learning center, a self-access center with multimedia resources, swimming pools, a fitness center, tennis courts, an athletic track and a soccer pitch.

A wide range of amenities is also provided to support extra-curricular activities, the pursuit of hobbies and generally to enhance the quality of campus life. These include conference and meeting rooms, common and quiet rooms, workshops and a darkroom, karaoke and music rooms, and a performance stage.

Public transport is conveniently available, with the city center less than 30 minutes away. The HKUST campus is nearby Hang Hau, home to the Tseung Kwan-O Public Hospital, major supermarkets, an impressive range of restaurants, various malls and a wet market. Just ten minutes from the main campus by bus is Sai Kung, famous for its seafood restaurants, water sports facilities—including one of Hong Kong’s two yacht clubs—and country parks with a wealth of hiking, mountain biking and camping possibilities.