Typhoons & Rainstorms

Bad Weather & Make-up Arrangements during Orientation Period (July - August 2017)

Please refer to the Adverse Weather and Make-up Arrangements and watch for email notifications.

Bad Weather Arrangements during Normal Academic Terms

When the Amber or Red Rainstorm Warning or Typhoon Signal No. 1 or 3 is in effect, all scheduled classes and examinations will be held as usual.

When a Black Rainstorm Warning is in force, all classes and examinations will be canceled. Those in progress will normally continue until the end. Stay indoors wherever you are and do not leave until the warning is canceled and the conditions are safe.

When a Typhoon Signal No. 8 is to be issued within 2 hours (pre-No. 8), all classes and examinations will be canceled. Those in progress will normally continue until the end. Stay indoors in a safe place or return home if traffic and weather conditions permit.

If Signal No. 8 or a Black Warning is canceled

  • At or before 6:30am, classes and examinations starting from 8:30am and onwards will be held as scheduled.
  • At or before 12:00noon, classes and examinations starting from 2:00 pm and onwards will be held as scheduled, while classes and examinations starting before 2:00 pm will be canceled.
  • At or before 4:00pm, classes and examinations starting from 6:00 pm and onwards will be held as scheduled, while class and examinations starting before 6:00pm will be canceled.

If Signal No. 8 or above or a Black Warning is still in force at 4:00pm, all evening classes and examinations will be canceled.