Robert Black College was established in 1967 primarily as a guest house of The University of Hong Kong for visiting scholars from overseas and the mainland China on an endowment fund contributed by a number of donors, notably Sir Tang Shiu Kin. A major donation was also made by John Swire & Sons Limited to set up a number of residential scholarships to accommodate graduate students, namely Swire Scholars, who serve as a bridge for cultural exchange with overseas residents. In 1998, Swire Scholars Association was formally established.
Robert Black College provides accommodation in a cordial academic environment for scholars and other visitors who are engaged in activities at The University of Hong Kong.
The Dining Hall offers a panoramic view of the campus with a lush of green.
Breakfast and set lunch are served daily.
Breakfast Hours: 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Breakfasts are served exclusively to in-house guests and their visitors.
Lunch Hours : 12:30 pm- 2:00 pm
Advance reservation is required for lunch. Please call 3910-2700 before 11 am for lunch bookings.
Kong Siu Luey Lounge and Swire Lounge are elegantly equipped to provide services for meetings, seminars and banquet. Audio-visual facilities including LCD projectors, screens, PA sound systems and a piano are equipped to make your event a success.
Around 60 square meter
Theatre style: 50 persons
Conference style: 20 persons
Classroom style: 20 persons
Cocktail: 30 persons
Banquet: 25 persons
SERVICES & FACILITIES
Friendly staff, attentive services and all-round facilities assure you of a most comfortable stay in Robert Black College.
At a charge
Please contact the College Office for iron/iron board borrowing.
1st floor, above the Dining Hall
Postage according to Hong Kong Post
Free of charge, available in the library, with internet access
Self-service, at a charge
Lower ground floor, next to the entrance/exit near the vehicle drop-off point
Please note charges may apply for some of the services above
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