- To demonstrate care for non-local new students
- To organise ways for non-local students to adapt to PolyU and Hong Kong
- To show and tell non-local students about the local culture
- To provide opportunities for non-local students to befriend a Hong Kong family
- For host families and students to demonstrate mutuality and healthy crosscultural exchange
Normally around 2-3 activities per year are expected but students can always decide the number of activities with their host families.
Two official events are scheduled for this scheme, successful students are expected to reserve the following day and connect with their host families:
- Welcome Session on 9 Sep 2023 (Sat)
Session 1- 10:00 a.m. for International Students
Session 2- 3:00 p.m. for Mainland Students
All new full-time non-local undergraduate students are welcome to apply.
Invitation for application will be sent to eligible students in July/August.