Opening Hours of Learning Commons & User Areas 2019 – 2020

Opening Hours of Learning Commons & User Areas 2019 – 2020

Note: With the latest development of COVID-19, Learning Commons and User Areas will be open in summer session and social distancing is still recommended to avoid virus outbreak. Please refer to the tab: Summer Opening Hours for details.

 

Summer Opening Hours

Summer Opening Hours User Areas
1/ F, Pi Chiu Building
Learning Commons
6/F, Wu Ho Man Yuen (WMY)
Open Area ITSC Training Room 1, 2 & 3
and Discussion Room
Service Desk Learning Commons
Service Desk
25 May 2020 – 6 Sep 2020 Mon – Fri 9:00am – 5:30pm Closed Closed 9:00am – 5:30pm * ;
Closed for Group Study Rooms
9:00am – 1:00pm & 2:00pm – 5:30pm
Sat, Sun, University and Public Holiday Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed

Limited services are available as below to achieve social distancing

  • Open Area (Special seating arrangement is applied to achieve social distancing. Please wear masks. Group gatherings are not allowed.)
  • Printing, Copying & Scanning Services
  • CU Link Card PIN Inquiry / Changing Service
  • Limited no. of PCs (Bringing your own devices is recommended)

Learning Commons will still be closed every Mon & Wed during 8AM – 10AM for mass cleaning.

Regular Opening Hours

Regular Opening Hours User Areas

1/ F, Pi Chiu Building

Learning Commons

6/F, Wu Ho Man Yuen (WMY) 

Open Area  ITSC Training Room 1, 2 & 3 and Discussion Room Hotline Learning Commons (incl. Group Study Room 1-3) Service Desk
2 Sep 2019 – 30 Nov 2019 Mon – Fri 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions 8:45am – 1:00pm
2:00pm – 5:30pm #
24/7 * 8:45am – 1:00pm *
2:00pm – 5:30pm #
Sat or University and Public Holiday 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed Closed
Sun Closed Closed Closed Closed
1 Dec 2019 – 31 Dec 2019 Mon – Fri 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions 8:45am – 1:00pm
2:00pm – 5:30pm #
9:00am – 5:00pm * 9:00am – 1:00pm *
2:00pm – 5:00pm
Sat or University and Public Holiday 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed Closed Closed
Sun Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed
1 Jan 2020 – 24 Jan 2020 Mon – Fri 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions 8:45am – 1:00pm
2:00pm – 5:30pm #
24/7 * 8:45am – 1:00pm *
2:00pm – 5:30pm #
Sat or University and Public Holiday 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed Closed
Sun Closed Closed Closed Closed

Public Holiday Opening Hours & Closing Days

Public Holiday in 2019 – 2020 User Areas
1/ F, Pi Chiu Building
Learning Commons
6/F, Wu Ho Man Yuen (WMY) 
Open Area  ITSC Training Room 1, 2 & 3
and Discussion Room
Service Desk Learning Commons
(incl. Group Study Room 1-3)
Service Desk
Day after Mid-Autumn Festival 14 Sep 2019 (Sat) 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed 24/7 * Closed
National Day 1 Oct 2019(Tue) 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed
Chung Yeung Festival 7 Oct 2019 (Mon) 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed
Christmas 25-26 Dec 2019 (Wed-Thu) 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed 24/7 *
New Year 1 Jan 2020 (Wed) 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed 24/7 *
Lunar New Year** 25 – 28 Jan 2020 (Sat – Tue) Closed Closed Closed Closed
Ching Ming Festival 4 Apr 2020 (Sat) 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed 24/7 *
Easter 10 -13 Apr 2020 (Fri – Mon) 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed
The Birthday of Buddha 30 Apr 2020 (Thu) 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed
Labour Day 1 May 2020 (Fri) 8:00am – 10:00pm 8:00am – 10:00pm; except class sessions Closed
Tuen Ng Festival 25 Jun 2020 (Thu) Closed Closed Closed 24/7 * Closed
HKSAR Establishment Day 1 Jul 2020 (Wed) Closed Closed Closed 24/7 * Closed

Other Arrangements
Notes

* Closed for regular cleaning every Mon & Wed 8 – 10am
#Service hours will be extended to 5:45pm on Fridays
** With CUHK announcement about the Emergency Response Level on 25 Jan 2020 in response to novel coronavirus, all computer laboratories of ITSC are closed until classes are resumed.

  • If the local storm warning signal No. 8 or above is hoisted at 8 am or 12 noon, or the black rainstorm warning signal is issued before 8 am,
    • ITSC offices and Service Desks will be closed respectively. Service will be resumed after the local storm warning signal No. 8 or above or the black rainstorm warning signal is cancelled, if there are 3 hours or more before the working day ends.
    • User Areas and Learning Commons will remain open for normal operating hours.