Deferred Payment of Tuition Fee
(for local students enrolled on full-time government-funded degree and sub-degree programmes only)
All local new students on degree and sub-degree programmes are required to pay a non-refundable initial fee of HK$5,000 at the time of taking up offers. As the purpose of such payment is to confirm your acceptance of the offer and reserve you the study place, deferment is normally not allowed. If you have genuine hardship, you may contact us for possible assistance.
Local full-time government-funded new students on degree/sub-degree programmes paying a flat annual tuition fee (HK$42,100 or HK$31,575) are eligible to apply for deferred payment of the remaining balance of semester 1 tuition fee (HK$16,050 for Degree students; HK$10,788 for Higher Diploma students). They should be either:
Application form can be obtained from the Centre STARS at Room QT308, 3/F (Entrance at Core T).
For application, applicants must submit the completed application form together with required documents in person to Centre STARS at least 2 working days prior to tuition fee payment deadline for an assessment interview. Application will be considered on individual merits and application result will be announced immediately after the interview (Submission time : Mon - Fri from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.; except Public Holidays).
For details, you may refer to the "Notes to Applicant".
Local full-time government-funded current students on degree and sub-degree programmes are eligible to apply for deferred payment of tuition fee if they:
On 12 Feb 2020, the due date for tuition fee payment for Semester 2 of 2019/20 is extended from 11 Feb 2020 (Tue) to 16 Mar 2020 (Mon) for students who have not settled the payment. If you need to apply for further deferment, please submit online application or by email (temporary arrangment).
If you have been approved to defer payment by SRRL to a specified date and wish to apply for further deferment, you can submit application again before the payment deadline.
Applicants can submit online application and upload the requested supporting documents via Scholarship and Financial Assistance System (SFAS) at https://www40.polyu.edu.hk/sfas-student/ at least 2 working days before the payment deadline. Late online application will not be entertained.
By email (temporary arrangement)