Visit Us


Location: 

Room 3018 (Lifts 2 & 3)

 

Special Arrangement:

We are pleased to announce the reopening of the Language Commons from Monday, 21 March 2022.

 

Opening hours: Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

To help us maintain a safe environment in the Language Commons, please note the following arrangements:

 

  1. Everyone must enter the Language Commons through the main entrance near the balcony. Temperature screening is required.

  2. Everyone must wear a self-provided mask while inside the Language Commons.

  3. No more than 4 persons may be seated at the same couch, table, and meeting room. A social distance of 1.5 meters must be maintained.

  4. No eating or drinking is allowed inside the Language Commons.

  5. Alcohol-based hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipes can be provided upon request.

  6. Please pay attention to the signage for reminders of the special opening arrangements.

 

Opening Hours:

 

Term time:

Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. 
 

Summer & Winter sessions:

Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
 

General Enquiries:

Email: lccommons@ust.hk
Tel.: 2358-7851

Facilities & Activities


Facilities: 

  1. Reception Desk – book meeting rooms, and make general enquiries or seek specific assistance.
  2. Meeting Rooms – book a meeting room to rehearse your group presentations, etc.
  3. Computer Stations – access language learning software and online resources for various language skills.
  4. Sofas & Terrace – relax in the cozy setting of the Language Commons.

Other activities:

  1. Consultation Room – students can speak with a Language Adviser to discuss ways to improve your speaking, pronunciation and writing (By appointments only).
  2. Language Commons – students can take part in a variety of language activities organized by the Center throughout the year.

Assistance


  • General enquiries
  • Enquires about language events offered by the CLE
  • Language advice on speaking (by appointment)
  • Language advice on writing (by appointment)

Resources


English Language Materials:

  • Dictionaries
  • Games
  • Grammar practice, grammar reference and reference books on reading, vocabulary and writing
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • IELTS test/exam practice
  • TOEFL test/exam practice

Chinese Language Materials:

  • Dictionaries
  • Grammar reference and reference books on vocabulary and writing
  • LANG course materials
  • Newspapers

Third Language Materials*: 

  • Reference books

 

Note: All the materials are for use within the Language Commons only.

Room Bookings