Special Notice


Temporary Restricted Access Policy

- Under the University's current temporary restricted access policies, alumni must show their eCard for entry into campus. The eCard is the photo ID for alumni which is set up through the HKUST Alumni App. We are sorry that guests of alumni are presently not allowed to enter the campus. 

- Please note that parking is temporarily unavailable. Other campus facilities including restaurants, library and the fitness center will remain open for alumni although they may operate at irregular hours. Please check their availabilities on respective websites before paying a visit. 

We thank you for your understanding and cooperation with the temporary access policy of the University. 


Thank you again for your kind understanding and cooperation.



Download HKUST Alumni APP to get your Alum eCard as the photo ID for exclusive services and discounts.


Just 3-easy steps:

1. Get your alumni account ready

2. Download the app

3. Active e-Card by logging in your alumni email and uploading a photo. 



Once activated, you may enjoy the below exclusive services and benefits!





Apply Library Card to access to library, alumni e-resources and book borrowing services



Apply Sports Facilities Card to access to fitness center, swimming pool, badminton courts and more


Exclusive discounts to food and beverage offers, salon, and book store on campus


Over 30+ discounts and offers from businesses founded by alumni entrepreneurs


Increase your change of getting hired by visiting the alum job board referred by alumni



Details about your diploma and transcript or study proof etc


You can also keep abreast of the latest happenings of the alumni community and the University with the app!


Download the app to learn more! Now available on iOS 10 and Android 6 or above.


If you can't download the app from Google Play, please try to download it here. For users of Android 8.0 or latest versions, please be reminded to enable the unknown app source function under the security page before downloading.  


You can also keep abreast of the latest happenings of the alumni community and the University with the app!

FAQs on Alumni App & Alum eCard 

Development and Alumni Office (for other inquiries)


Tel: (852)2358-6158

The Library (for library access and borrowing):


Tel: (852)2358-6777


Dean of Students’ Office (for sports facilities)


Tel: (852)2358-6666



After logging in, please click "Library" or "Sports" on the homepage and you will know your subscription status. You can apply for/renew those services on the app and then pay online (if applicable). It is free for sports facilities card, whereas an annual fee of HK$50 and HK$100 will be charged for reader card and borrower card respectively.

After successful application, the card(s) will be displayed after clicking the “eCard” button.

After logging in, please click "Library" or "Sports" on the homepage, the details of your subscribed service(s), including expiry date, if applicable, will be shown accordingly. Alternatively, you can also check it out by clicking the "eCard" button at the bottom. Your subscription details will be displayed after clicking the relevant eCard(s)


Note: If you have already got the valid physical Reader's Card or Borrower's Card, this printed card will be invalid once you have successfully logged in on the app.

Presently, the eCard is only offered to HKUST degree graduates whose graduation status is officially confirmed by the Academic Registry Office (ARO).

However, we welcome our former exchange-in students to join some of our overseas gatherings. Keep abreast of forthcoming events via our Facebook, LinkedIn, Weibo and WeChat.