SCAD is committed to the pursuit of excellence and welcomes applicants from Hong Kong, Asia and across the globe who share the same high standards. Selective admission policies ensure a dynamic, talented, passionate student body that is enthusiastic about getting the most out of our programs.

We offer a variety of ways for visitors or potential students to explore all that the university has to offer.

Opportunities to visit

Take part in daily admission events

Experience SCAD Hong Kong firsthand by visiting during SCAD Day or Workshop Day events. Space is limited on a first-come, first-served basis. Please RSVP at least two days before the event of your choice. View our admission calendar for additional opportunities to learn more about SCAD.


Prospective students and their families are invited to join us for SCAD Day, an open day at SCAD Hong Kong where you can learn about the university’s art and design degree programs, explore the cutting-edge facilities and career resources, and meet students, professors and alumni. Get a taste of SCAD classroom settings and student life, take the opportunity to view original student artwork and begin the enrollment process to jump-start your creative career.

Nov. 12, 2016 (Saturday)
12 - 4 p.m.

Feb. 18, 2017 (Saturday)
12 - 4 p.m.

May 20, 2017 (Saturday)
12 - 4 p.m.

Aug. 12, 2017 (Saturday)
12 - 4 p.m.


SCAD Hong Kong Workshops

Attend one or all of our SCAD Hong Kong workshops where you will gain invaluable information on becoming a successful SCAD student. Workshops include a tour of the university’s facilities and one-on-one meetings with admission representatives to help you prepare for your future at SCAD. Explore exciting award-winning degree programs, experience SCAD from a student’s perspective, and learn how to launch your creative career. SCAD Hong Kong workshops occur throughout the year, so there are plenty of opportunities to register.

Sept. 24, 2016 (Saturday)
2 - 5 p.m.

Oct. 15, 2016 (Saturday)
2 - 5 p.m.

Dec. 10, 2016 (Saturday)
2 - 5 p.m.

Jan. 14, 2017 (Saturday)
2 - 5 p.m.

March 18, 2017 (Saturday)
2 - 5 p.m.

April 8, 2017 (Saturday)
12 - 5 p.m.

June 17, 2017 (Saturday)
2 - 5 p.m.



For more information, send us an email at admission@scad.edu.hk.

Daily tours

Come and see the sights

SCAD Hong Kong welcomes visitors. Several tour options are available to show why SCAD is the University for Creative Careers.

Students and parents

Tours for prospective students and their families are offered daily at 11 a.m. Monday through Saturday and depart from the SCAD Hong Kong Admission Welcome Center located at the main academic building on 292 Tai Po Road. Tours are also available by appointment; email admission@scad.edu.hk or call 852.2253.8044.





Group tours are offered to educators and their school groups of up to 50 students, Monday-Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. 




General public

Comprehensive heritage tours are available to the public at 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and select Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

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Getting to SCAD



SCAD Hong Kong is in the former North Kowloon Magistracy Building in Sham Shui Po.

By Mass Transit Railway (MTR)
Sham Shui Po station exit D2. You can walk along Kweilin Street to Tai Po Road to reach SCAD Hong Kong.

By bus
Kowloon Motor Bus (KMB) No. 81 and No. 72