Serious problems for gaining access to HKU Portal by users of some Network Service Providers (NSPs) outside HKU campus was observed by Information Technology Services (ITS) in the afternoon of August 9. The error has been rectified, but the problem triggered continues to exist. As this would have impact on the first-come-first-served enrollment, the course selection exercise for all current undergraduate students originally scheduled for August 10 has been postponed to August 15.

The revised course selection schedule is as follows:

Year 4 (or above) students Year 3 students Year 2 students
Course Selection Period starts Aug 15, 2016 (Mon) (10am) Aug 15, 2016 (Mon) (12pm) Aug 15, 2016 (Mon) (2pm)
Suspension Period (submission of enrollment requests is not allowed) Aug 16, 2016 (Tue) (9am – 2:30pm)
Course Selection Period ends Aug 19, 2016 (Fri) (4pm)

Announcements with regard to the course enrollment arrangements have also been posted on the ITS website (

(August 4, 2016)