JCH Resident Handbook 2023-24

Drugs 14 A resident shall not bring into the Hall or permit to be brought into his/her room any dangerous drugs as defined in Section 2 of the Dangerous Drugs Ordinance (Cap. 134). Alcohol 15 Consumption or storage of alcoholic beverages is not allowed in all student halls. Gambling 16 A resident shall not engage in any gambling whatsoever in the Hall or permit such gambling to take place in his/her room. Pets 17 A resident shall not bring or maintain pets, animals, birds or fish of any kind in the Hall premises. Visitors 18.1 A resident may invite visitors to the Hall during the visitor hours, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. 18.2 All visitors entering or leaving the Hall must register at the Service Counter / Hall Office / Management Office with the presence of their host residents (i.e. Hall Resident / Vacation Resident). 18.3 All visitors must be accompanied by their hosts during their stay in the Hall. Visitors who are not accompanied by a host will be asked to leave the Hall. 18.4 The host resident will be held responsible for any misconduct actions taken by his/her visitor(s) during their stay in the Hall, including disciplinary actions or fine, as considered appropriate by the Residence Master. Personal Belongings 19 Personal belongings should be placed in student bedrooms. A resident shall not place large personal items in common areas (e.g. common rooms in UG Halls, living room in apartments in Jockey Club Hall, etc.). Commercial Activities 20 Commercial activities and promotion are prohibited in the Hall. Disruptive Actions and Behaviors 21.1 Actions or behavior that disturb other residents or the orderly operation of the Hall; or that threaten the health and safety of self or other residents; or that unreasonably interfere with other residents’ normal use of facilities; or that cause nuisance (e.g. getting drunk and defiling public facilities, entering the bedrooms of other residents without their consent, failing to settle proper taxi fare, triggering false fire alarm, etc.) to campus users are prohibited. 21.2 A fixed penalty of HK$500 plus other incurred charges, if any (e.g. taxi fare, etc.) will be levied on residents who were found breaching Clause 21.1. 14 Hall Rules