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Bad Weather Arrangements

Special arrangements will be made to classes and examinations in view of tropical cyclone warning or rainstorm warning is issued or about to be issued.  Students should take note of these arrangements and look out for notices posted on eCampus of the website of the Registry during inclement weather.

 

 

Tropical Cyclone No.1/No.3 and Amber/Red Rainstorm Warning

  • If Tropical Cyclone Signal No. 1 or 3, or Amber or Red Rainstorm Warning is issued, classes or examinations will be held as scheduled

 

 

Tropical Cyclone No.8 or above and Black Rainstorm Warning

1.  When Signal/Warning is Issued/about to be Issued before the Commencement of Classes and Examinations 

If Tropical Cyclone Signal No.8 or above or a Black Rainstorm Warning is issued before the commencement of classes/examinations, or announcement is made by the Hong Kong Observatory that a such warning is likely to be issued within the next two hours at any time during the following time/period, arrangements for classes and examinations will be as follows:

 

 

Class Arrangements

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Examination Arrangements

Badweather_Exam Arrangements

 

2.  When Signal/Warning is Issued/about to be Issued while Classes and Examinations are in Progress: 

  • For students who are attending classes when Tropical Cyclone Signal No.8 or above is issued, or announcement has been made by the Hong Kong Observatory that such signal is likely to be issued within the next two hours, arrangements will be made by the College to release students to go home as soon as the weather and traffic conditions permit.
  • If Typhoon Signal No.8 or above is issued or announcement has been made by the Hong Kong Observatory that such signal is likely to be issued within the next two hours while an examination is in progress, the examination will continue unless otherwise announced by the College.
  • If the Black Rainstorm Warning is issued when classes and examinations are already in progress, the classes and examinations will continue unless otherwise announced by the College.
  • If the Black Rainstorm Warning is still in force when classes/examinations end, students are advised to stay on campus for their safety until warning has been cancelled or the weather and traffic conditions have improved.