Adverse Weather Arrangement

Classes Arrangement


  1. "Amber" or "Red" Rainstorm Warning Signal

    • If "Amber" or "Red" Rainstorm Warning Signal is in force before office hours, students are expected to come to classes provided that it is permissible under the prevailing traffic and weather conditions.
    • If "Amber" or "Red" Rainstorm Warning Signal is issued in the middle of the day, classes will continue and offices will remain open.
  2. Typhoon Signal No. 3 or below

    When Typhoon Signal No. 3 is hoisted, classes will be held as usual.

  3. Typhoon No. 8 or above / "Black" Rainstorm Warning Signal

    1. All classes which are in progress will be suspended immediately when Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is hoisted.
    2. All classes in session will continue until the completion of the sessions when 'Black' Rainstorm Warning Signal is issued.
    3. Typhoon Signal No.8 or above / "Black" Rainstorm Warning Signal
      When Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above Hoisted / "Black" Rainstorm Warning Signal Issued Arrangement of Classes
      Between 6:15am and 10:59am Classes held between 8:30 am and 1:30 pm will be cancelled. (e.g.: a 3-hour class which runs from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm will be cancelled)
      Between 11:00am and 2:59pm Classes held between 1:30 pm and 5:30 pm will be cancelled. (e.g: a 3-hour class which runs from 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm will be cancelled)
      At or after 3:00pm Classes held at or after 3:00pm will be cancelled.

      Remarks:

      • If the Typhoon Signal No.8 or above / "Black" Rainstorm Warning Signal is lowered before 11:00am, all classes (both normal and make-up) begin at or after 1:30 pm will be held as usual. (e.g. a 2-hour class which runs from 1:30pm to 3:30pm will be held as usual.)
      • If the Typhoon Signal No.8 or above / "Black" Rainstorm Warning Signal is lowered before 3:00pm, all classes (both normal and make-up) begin at or after 5:30pm will be held as usual. (e.g. a 2-hour class which runs from 6:30pm to 8:30pm will be held as usual.)
      • For special circumstances, updated announcements will be made by the College via the online Notice Board at MyBU-Study. The Education Bureau's announcement DOES NOT apply to the College. Students should check with respective Course Lecturers for details on the arrangement of make-up class.