CUHK is built on a hillside and has the largest university campus in Hong Kong. Most of the area is covered in greenery; nestled among the greenery are tasteful buildings featuring a mix of Chinese and Western architectural styles. The CUHK campus is a famous haven for many varieties of flora and fauna, and great care has been taken to protect and enhance them.
CUHK has a wide range of academic facilities and resources, as well as useful support services, to enhance student learning and living throughout their time at CUHK.
CUHK and the Colleges offer a variety of Sports facilities, including a sports field for track and field, gymnasiums, an Olympic-sized swimming pool, tennis and squash courts, weight training rooms and a water sports centre.
A supermarket, banks, a book store, a barber shop, a souvenir counter and restaurants provide many of the products and services students need on campus.