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Emergency Information


The University Health Service (UHS) provides primary health and dental care for all CUHK undergraduates. Walk-in appointments are available, but prior appointments are encouraged.


If you are ill during UHS office hours (8:45am-1pm and 2pm-5:30pm, M-F), and are able to walk, the UHS Centre is a quick walk from Morningside. Take the lift in the Pentecostal Mission Hall Complex Low Block to 4/F, exit the building, cross the footbridge, ascend the stairs and turn right, crossing through the parking lot to Clinic Road. The University Health Centre is down the road on your right.


The Centre also includes a dispensary, laboratory, physiotherapy equipment and a dental clinic. An operating theatre is equipped for minor surgical procedures.


UHS Appointments: 3943.6439, or online appointment booking


Dental Clinic: 3943.6412 (online appointments are NOT available)



For emergencies

Attendant (Morningside Hostel): 9471.2683
There is an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) in the Attendant room in the Tower Block.


Ambulance: 999


CUHK Security Office: 3943.7999
Security Patrol Cars are equipped with Automated External Defibrillators (AED).




Transitioning to university life is not always easy. For immediate guidance and support, a student may contact the Resident Tutor on his/her floor. Students are also encouraged to meet with the Dean of Students. Appointments may be made by contacting the College Office at


Confidential counseling services are also available for students throughout the year. 

For more information, please visit Student Counselling and Development Service, Office of Student Affairs website.