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Target Users



Target Users of STARS Programmes / Services / Facilities

Facilities and Services available to students

UGC funded

Self-financed

HKCC (Non-AD students)/SPEED students

Fresh Graduates

PolyU award

HKCC award

(eligible users of respective programmes/services/facilities)

Full-time students

Part-time students

Full-time students

Part-time students

Associate Degree students

 A. Campus Facilities & Student Halls

 Amenities Centre

 SPECIAL ePortfolio Portal

12-month grace period upon graduation

 Sports Facilities

Till end of Aug

 Student Halls of Residence
Note 1

Note 1

Note 1

Only summer residence

 Student Lockers

Note 2

Note 2

Note 2

B. Student Development Programmes

 Welcoming Day

 
 Complementary Development Programme  

Till end of Aug

 Faculty/School-based Peer Mentoring
 Programme
 
 Personal Development Programmes  

Till end of Aug

 Learning Enhancement Programme  
 Mental Health Caring Programme  
 Physical Education Programme  

Till end of Aug

 Fitness Introductory Course    

Till end of Aug

 C. Student Services & Resources

 Scholarships

Note 4

Note 4

Note 3

 Financial support
  - Advice on Financial Assistance
  - Government Financial Assistance
  - PolyU Financial Assistance Scheme

Note 7

  - PolyU Emergency Financial Assistance Scheme
  - Financial Assistance Scheme Administered by Outside Organizations
  - Deferred Payment of Tuition Fee
  - Work-on-Campus
 Personal Counselling

On referrals by HKCC

for 6 months only after graduation

 Services to Students with Disabilities Note 5 Note 5

Till end of Aug

 SPECIAL ePortfolio Portal

12-month grace period upon graduation

 The Co-curricular Achievement Transcript (CAT)

12-month grace period upon graduation

 

Notes:

1. Full-time UGC-funded degree students are primary service targets. Other full-time students are eligible to apply for summer residence and subject to availability. Special consideration will also be given to these students with exceptional needs for accommodation in semester 1 and 2.
2. Full-time UGC-funded students are primary service targets. Part-time students and students enrolled on self-financed programmes are eligible to apply for a locker in round 2 of online application. For details, please refer to http://www.polyu.edu.hk/sao/facilities/locker/.
3. There is no scholarship open for application by graduates. However, a limited number of scholarships are available for nomination by academic departments.
4. Yes, subject to availability of donation.
5. Please enquire HKCC/SPEED.
6. Non-local students are not eligible. For details, please refer to http://www.polyu.edu.hk/sao/fa/gfa/
7. Only local students are eligible to apply for the scheme.
8. Subject to the funding organizations.
9. Unless otherwise stated, graduating students are eligible to use the services/facilities and/or enroll in the programmes up to the end of each academic year (normally end August) or up to  the expiry of the valid student identity card, whichever is earlier. 

Last updated: Aug 2014