Insurance and Health Care

The Campus Clinic or 2766 5433 provides primary health care to full-time students. For emergency consultation when the Campus Clinic is closed, you may reach the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, the nearest public hospital, for assistance. The hospital address is: 30 Gascoigne Road, Kowloon (Tel. No: 2958 8888)

The University has already prepared a basic insurance coverage for students for joining PolyU activities during their stay in Hong Kong. However, medical and general accident insurance will not be provided by the University. You are encouraged to arrange yourselves for appropriate insurance scheme (e.g. insurance coverage against illness, accidents and public liability) for better protection.

*Upon admission from the academic year 2008/09, all non-local students are requested to undertake a health assessment, including a chest X-ray organized by University Health Service. Students are advised to complete the online UHS Health Questionnaire for Freshmen under the section of HOT LINKS at MyPolyU portal at after registration.

In order to facilitate medical doctors in the health assessment, please bring along relevant medical records or investigation results that you might have.  (All the information will be kept strictly confidential)