• Home

  • About SAO

  • Career and

  • Scholarships and
    Financial Assistance

  • Student Support
    and Activities

  • Sports and

  • Student Counselling

  • Student Stories

  • The Open University of Hong Kong

    OUHK Student Financial Assistance Scheme for 2019 Spring Term Successful Applicants with loan or bursary(For Part-time Students)


    (For Part-time Students)

    The first round successful applicants who have accepted our loan/ bursary and returned the required supporting documents will receive a Confirmation Letter in mid-January 2019 (Second round Pay After One Year loan recipients will receive the Confirmation Letter by early February 2019). Please keep the Confirmation Letter for your future dealing with the Inland Revenue Department.

    Please note the following important details:

    1. For Full Bursary recipients

    Full bursary recipients are invited to write a thank you letter to the respective donor and an essay for the award received to Student Affairs Office, by 8 February 2019.

    1. For Partial Bursary recipients

    Partial bursary recipients are invited to write a thank you letter to the respective donor and an essay for the award received to Student Affairs Office, by 8 February 2019.

    Besides, partial bursary recipients can apply for Extended Non-means Tested Loan Scheme (ENLS) and Continuing Education Fund (CEF) administered by the Student Finance Office (SFO) of the Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency (WFSFAA) for reimbursement of the tuition amount paid. For details, please refer to the following remarks.


    1. For application of ENLS, applicants must submit the completed ENLS application form, original  tuition fee receipt(s) and completed loan documents to SFO on or before 22 March 2019 or 4 weeks after the payment date/ payment due date of the tuition fee, whichever is the later.  Please contact staff of SFO at 2150-6223 or click here for details.
    2. For application of CEF, the course(s) must be approved reimbursable course(s) under CEF (for the 50% tuition fee paid by own means).  Applicants must submit the completed CEF application form to the Student Affairs Office of OUHK for certification and submit the certified CEF application to the Office of CEF before 21 January 2019, which is the commencement date of the courses of 2019 Spring Term.  Upon successful completion of the course and having passed it at the threshold prescribing by the Office of the CEF, applicants can apply for reimbursement of 80% of the course fee, subject to a maximum sum of HK$10,000 (whichever is less). Please contact staff of the Office of CEF at 3142-2277 or click here for details
    3. For Loan recipients

    Loan recipients will receive a repayment schedule and Direct Debit Authorization (DDA) forms for arrangement of auto-debit payment in the following dates:

    1. Pay After One Year (PAOY) Loan - before the 1st instalment due date in mid-February 2020
    2. Pay On Graduation (POG) Loan - when conditions for repayment are met

    Please complete the DDA applications at least 8 weeks before the 1st instalment due date and maintain sufficient fund in the bank accounts. A copy of completed DDA form should be submitted to the Student Affairs Office (by mail or by fax).


    1. The autopay transaction will be conducted at 00:00 on the respective due dates.  If an instalment due date falls on a Saturday, Sunday or a public holiday, the autopay transaction will be conducted on the next working day.
    2. A penalty charge of HK$30 will be imposed on each unsuccessful autopay transaction. A surcharge of 5% on the overdue instalment will be levied on all loans if payment of any instalment is delayed by 7 days or more. If payment for two instalments has not been made, repayment of the outstanding loan, surcharge and penalty charge will be due immediately. Any overpaid amount for a particular instalment and related charges will not be refunded or carried forward to the next instalment.

    For enquiries, please contact the Student Affairs Office (Tel: 2768-6636, Fax: 2712-2301, Email: sao@ouhk.edu.hk).

    Site Map
    About OUHK
    President's Message
    Vision & Mission
    Strategic Plan
    Governance & Organization
    Principal Officers
    Honorary Graduates & University Fellows
    Facts & Figures
    Academic Programmes
    Full-time face-to-face undergraduate programmmes
    Face-to-face postgraduate programmes
    Distance learning programmes
    Research degree programmes
    Professional programmes and short courses
    eLearning programmes
    Academic Support & External Links
    Research Office
    Office of Academic Supports
    Student Affairs Office
    OUHK Shenzhen Office
    Administrative Units
    Educational Technology & Publishing Unit
    Facilities Management Unit
    Finance Unit
    Human Resources Unit
    Information Technology Unit
    Public Affairs Unit
    Full-time face-to-face undergraduate programmmes
    Face-to-face Postgraduate programmes
    Distance learning programmes
    Research degree programmes
    Professional training and short courses
    eLearning programmes
    Annual Report 2015-2016
    Broadcast on TVB Pearl to Enlighten All
    Choose your study programme
    Events Calendar
    Giving to OUHK
    Implementation of a unified academic calendar
    Information for
    Prospective Students
    Current Students
    Jockey Club Home Health Watch Programme
    Media coverage
    Motto: Disce, Progredere, Crea
    Open Learning Resources
    iTunes U
    Open for Learning
    Knowledge Network
    Privacy policies
    Terms and policies
    About Research Office
    Internal R&D Funding
    External R&D Funding
    Ethical Review Regarding Human and Animal Research
    Research Safety Review
    Research Bulletin
    Journal Database
    Visiting Scholars
    Schools and LiPACE
    School of Arts and Social Sciences
    Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration
    School of Education and Languages
    School of Nursing and Health Studies
    School of Science and Technology
    Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional and Continuing Education (LiPACE)
    Site Search
    Social Media
    YouTube Channel
    Student Life & Support
    Students' Achievements
    Switch on to e-materials
    Useful Information
    Adverse weather arrangements
    Campus location
    Job Openings
    Contact us
    Telephone: (852-2711-2100)
    Facsimile: (852-2715-0760)
    Email: info@ouhk.edu.hk
    View the videos of Full-time Face-to-face Undergraduate Programme selected seminars
    Web for All
    Back To Top