Welcome from the Acting Dean of Students

University education is not only a pursuit of academic excellence but also a process to help you truly understand who you are, open your mind, explore your full potential and your shortcoming. Click to read full welcome from the Acting DST.

My First Day @HKUST

University-wide Orientation

All first-year students can participate a wide range of workshops and talks which help you get familiar with the campus environment and adapt to the university life from Aug 26 to 28. Check it out to find out the activities details!

School Orientations

School Orientations

There are important academic advising sessions, peer mentoring and orientation activities to welcome and guide you through for the first academic term and beyond. Read your School's schedule SBM | SENG | SSCI | SHSS | IPO.

Expand My Network

Orientation by Student Societies

Over 100 student societies meet your diverse interests in sports, community service, arts and culture as well as academic affairs. Feel free to join their orientation activities to make new friends. Explore more here.


Checklists for Important Items

Adverse Weather & Make-up Arrangements

Adverse Weather Arrangements