Campus Life
- FAQ

- Registration


- Tuition

Please download and fill out the DELAYED PAYMENT REQUEST FORM, collect all the required stamps and then submit to the Division of Registration.
No. You can only pay in NT dollars.

- Visa & ARC

For ARC information, please visit our website. Campus life – ARC and Visa – ARC.
The address of National Immigration Agency Hsinchu City Service Center: No.12, Sec. 3, Zhonghua Rd., North Dist., Hsinchu City 300.
Phone number: (03)524-3517
Cost Time
Taxi 150~200 NT$ 15~20 mins
City bus 15 NT$ 15~20 mins plus
25~30 mins walk

You have to leave Taiwan within 14 days after submitting the suspension or withdrawal request form unless you hold an ARC with working or dependent staying purposes.
You have 3 options:
1. Leave Taiwan within 14 days after completing the leaving procedure.
2. Bring your degree certification to the office of immigration to apply for an ARC with 6-month job seeking purpose.
3. Bring your job offer letter or school admission letter to the National Immigration Agency and renew your ARC.

No, you have to apply for an ARC by yourself.

- Student Safety Insurance

You will only be reimbursed for accidents with the student safety insurance. For further information, please visit the website of Division of Life Guidance.
Yes, it’s mandatory for every NYCU student.

- Alternative Medical Insurance

You will only be reimbursed for illness. For further information, please visit our website: Campus Life – Insurance - Alternative Medical Insurance.
Yes. According to the regulation of Ministry of Education, every student in Taiwan should be covered by one medical insurance.
You can either purchase a medical insurance from NYCU or from your home country. However, the overseas insurance should be notarized by the Taiwan embassy.

Please visit our website: Campus Life – Insurance - Alternative Medical Insurance.
No, you can use only your own account and the reimbursement will only be deposited into your account.

- National Health Insurance

Yes. According to the regulation of Ministry of Health and Welfare, it’s mandatory for every eligible student in Taiwan.
You will be eligible to join the insurance after you stay in Taiwan for 6 consecutive months.
It will take 1-2 weeks to process the card after your application is received. The expiration date is the same as your ARC.
Please come to the Division of Overseas Student Affairs of OIA and apply for a new one.
Yes, please contact the staff of the Division of Housing Services, Ms. Guan (carolyn@nctu.edu.tw ).
You will be put on the waiting list.
Please contact the staff of the Division of Housing Services, Ms. Guan (carolyn@nctu.edu.tw ).

You don’t have to pay the dormitory fees during the winter vacation if you stay in the dormitory for one year. However, you have to pay during the winter vacation if you only stay in the dormitory for one semester.
No, only Ethernet is available in the room.
Yes, you have to use your student ID card to enter the dormitory building at any time.
Yes, Graduate Dormitory 2 is equipped with a kitchen. Cooking in the room is prohibited.
You can buy it at 7-11 or Family Mart on campus.
Yes, there’s a laundry room in each dormitory. It costs you NTD.10 to do the laundry.
Yes, there are fridges placed in some dormitories for public use. For further information, please visit the website of the Division of Housing Services.
Please visit our website: Campus life – Work permit.
The maximum working hours per week is 20 hours during the semester. There’s no working-hour limit during the winter and summer vacation.
The maximum validity for a work permit is 6 months.
(1) Fall semester: From the date you apply till next March 31.
(2) Spring semester: From the date you apply till next September 30.

Please apply for a new work permit before the expiration date.

Please visit the following website: Status check of work permit
Number of employee: Your ARC number
Submitting date: The estimated period of your mailing date.

Please come to the Division of Overseas Student Affairs for the detailed procedure.
No, you can’t start working before you are issued with a work permit; otherwise you will be fined for NTD.30000 to NTD.150000.
ID: Your student ID number
Password: You can obtain password via NYCU Portal.

ID: Your student ID number
Password: You can obtain password via NYCU Portal.

Only convenient stores are open for 24 hours.
Please visit the Division of Registration for refund if you deposit money in the card. If not, please visit Information and Technology Service Center to apply for a new card.
You have to pay NTD.200 for the new student ID card.

Please open an account with a Taiwanese carrier at the airport with your passport when you arrived.
You will be asked to provide your ARC card and passport if you open your account elsewhere.

Please bring your ARC card, personal stamp, student ID card and NTD.100 to the post office. You can bring the document “Record of ID No. in the Republic of China”, issued by the National Immigration Agency if you don’t hold an ARC card.
There’re 2 ATMs accepting foreign cards in the Hi-Life convenient store and in the Student Activity Center. Sometimes the withdrawal might not be successful due to some technical malfunctions.
Please visit HSBC near the Hsinchu Science Park or the HSBC counter at National Tsing Hua University.
There’re 2 wholesale markets near NYCU.
RT MART: you can take the school bus to Boai Campus and walk from there.
A Mart: you can take the Hsinchu Science Park shuttle bus there.

Yes, you can visit the Division of Health Services on campus
Please visit their website to obtain the outpatient clinic schedule.