In view of the fluid nature of the COVID-19 global pandemic, the University is introducing enhanced public health and hygiene protocols for the return to full occupancy of the student halls, colleges and residencies in residential year 2021-22. From August 25, 2021, all residents will be required either (i) to have completed vaccination against COVID-19, OR (ii) to take a self-paid COVID-19 antigen test on a weekly basis until further notice from the University. Further details: https://www.cedars.hku.hk/sections/Accommodation/files/FINAL_vaccination_Annex_FAQ.pdf
Students returning to Hong Kong
In view of recent outbreak of COVID-19 Delta variant over the world, students returning from outside Hong Kong have to complete all government quarantine requirements including the 7-day self-monitoring (if applicable), in addition to the vaccination/testing requirement already in place, before they could reside in student residences. Further details: https://covid19.hku.hk/announcements/all/teaching/general/2021/08/10701/
Guidelines on events where food and beverage are served
This guideline provides event organisers of halls and student societies of the University with recommendations and points to consider when organising High Table Dinner or events with food and beverages arrangement in premises BOTH within the University campuses and outside campus under the current COVID-19 pandemic. The guidelines reflect prevailing government infection control regulations.
Halls and student societies should submit an application to the Centre of Development and Resources for Students (CEDARS) prior to the event.