The establishment of the Homantin Halls of Residence marks a new page of the development of student residence of the University. Comprised of 6 individual halls, the 25-storey Hall will accommodate about 1,650 students.
The Homantin Halls is conveniently located in the residential area of Homantin, within 15-minute walking distance to the Lee Shau Kee Building on campus. It is next to the Homantin MTR Station of the Shatin to Central Link which is currently under construction.
It provides single room, double and triple rooms to suit the needs of different students. The design of 9-person-suite facilitates the formation of small communities among residents and thus encourages interaction and integration, while offer adequate privacy to students. A small communal space is included in each unit to offer students a platform for mingling and interaction.
There are 3 Sky Gardens, each shared by and linking 2 individual halls. The Sky Garden is a semi outdoor space which encourages interflow among different halls and offers a pleasant environment for leisure. Apart from the Sky Gardens, other outdoor space includes Podium Garden and Entrance Plaza, all of which are tastefully landscaped to create a pleasant living environment. Besides, the Central Student Lounges in each hall, communal areas at corridor ends and living rooms in each cluster are also great platforms for students’ interflow.
Comprehensive facilities are also provided, including dining hall, fitness room, music practice rooms, dance room, multi-purpose activity rooms, exhibition area for large-scale functions, laundries and management offices.