New Policy of NCCU FreeBike


Whenever you see a FreeBike that’s not in use, you can use it.


There’re 2 kinds of FreeBikes

  • FREE USE BIKES: these bikes are used as before–anyone can pick up one and ride
  • 4-WEEK RENTAL BIKES: these bikes are under our rental plan and should not be used by non-registered users

Please be award of which type of Free Bike you’re using and do not use rental bikes unless you have registered for the corresponding term. (See the difference in the picture below)


#How do you rent a FreeBike?

Step1. – The Registration Link:Here (NCCU sign-up system) … See “Tutorial


# The Registration and rental Terms for 2014 Fall semester:


For more detail, check the page of Office of General Affair: Here



Vegetarian Food Maps around NCCU

Good news for friends who keep green diet!

Though there are few vegetarian restaurants around NCCU, for some cultural reasons here, many restaurants provides vegetarian cuisines. You might just be able to find out some vegetarian dishes on their menu. Anyhow, for some others, you can claim your need and they could cook a special one for you. Thus, we make a food map that shows the restaurants which provide the vegetarian food and what they provide.

Western part of NCCU main gate:
Veg. Food Map 1-page-001

Eastern part of NCCU main gate:
Veg. Food Map 2-page-001

To download the maps(.pdf): West  /  East

Using Rules of NCCU GYMs

In order to maintain the quality of gyms, please obey the following rules:

  1. Please put your gym card on the board after entering the gyms and you can start to work out.
  2. Preparing another sport shoes which the bottoms are clean and CHANGE IT HERE. Suitable and appropriate sports clothes are also necessary
  3. Please bring a TOWEL with you, and wipe the sweat on the sports appliances away. Put the sports appliances back to places after finishing using it
  4. Only WATER is permitted here. Foods and drinks are forbidden.
  5. The gym card is PERSONAL, and please to use it in person. If against the rules (bring anyone else into the gyms or lend the card to others), we would cancer your using qualification of the gyms without returning the fee.
  6. If you need to use the shower rooms down stairs after working out, please show your gym card to the pool’s counter and then you can use it.
  7. If you have any problem about the using the gyms, please turn to training students in the gyms or pool’s counter.
  8. If you don’t follow the training staff’s remonstrates or cause threat to the public security, we would chance your using qualification of the gyms.

Opening hours:

  • 06.00 – 21.30 from Monday to Saturday
  • 06.00 – 17.30 for Sunday and national holidays

Travel around Taiwan with TR PASS



Let’s go around Taiwan :D!

1. The validity period of pass usage:
1. Foreign student: every day.
2. Domestic student:
(1)Winter period:15th January ~ 15th March.
(2)Summer period:15th June ~ 15th September.
2. Type and price:
1. 5-day pass: $599.
2. 7-day pass: $799.
3. 10-day pass: $1,098 (Only foreign student permit).
Type/Group Domestic student Foreign student
5-day pass
7-day pass
10-day pass
NOTE:○permit to purchase every day、●permit to purchase on winter/summer vacation、◎Not allow purchase.
3. Train accommodations:
During its period of validity it can be used for an unlimited number of journeys on Chu Kuang Express, Fu Hsing Semi-express or local trains.
4. Points of Sale for the TR-Pass (Student):
Taitung、Yuli、Shoufeng、Zhixue、Ji’an、Hualien、Xincheng、Su’ao、Luodong、Yilan、Jiaoxi、Toucheng、Fulong、Ruifang、Keelung、Badu、Qidu、Xizhi、Nangang Songshan、Taipei、Wanhua、Banqiao、Shulin、Shanjia、Yingge、Taoyuan、Neili、Zhongli、Puxin、Yangmei、Hukou、Xinfeng、Zhubei、Hsinchu、Zhunan、Houlong、Tongxiao、Yuanli、Dajia、Shalu、Miaoli、Sanyi、Houli、Fengyuan、Tanzi、Taichung、Xinwuri、Changhua、Yuanlin、Tianzhong、Ershui、Douliu、Dounan、Dalin、Minxiong、Chiayi、Xinying、Longtian、Shanhua、Xinshi、Yongkang、Tainan、Bao’an、Zhongzhou、Dahu、Luzhu、Gangshan、Nanzi、Xinzuoying、Kaohsiung、Fengshan、Pingtung、Chaozhou、Fangliao.
5. Credentials:
1. Foreign student:
(1) Passport (Must)
(2) International Student Identity Card (ISIC) or The Youth Travel Card (international version, red version) published by YDA, Ministry of Education, Taiwan. (choose one)
The Youth Travel Card (National version) is forbidden.
Foreign student visiting Taiwan from abroad for sight-seeing.
2. Domestic student: (the same as Chinese version)
6. The period of sale:
1. Foreign student: 7 days before a starting date. (Example: A starting date is 7th July, you can purchase the pass during 1st July to 7th July).
2. Domestic student: 3 days before a starting date. (Example: A starting date is 7th July, you can purchase the pass during 5th July to 7th July).
If the passage takes the train with forbid pass, it will be regarded as travelling without a valid ticket and pay the excess fare with penalty.
7. Remark:
The TR-PASS (student version) is not valid for any seats on Tze-Chiang Limited Express (Including “TAROKO” and “PUYUMA” Limited Express), if you must be take Tze-Chiang Limited Express, should purchase other ticket.
8. The conditions of use:
1. During its period of validity it can be used for an unlimited number of journeys on Chu Kuang Express, Fu Hsing Semi-express or local trains. It cannot be used to travel on tourist trains, group e trains, special trains, cruise type trains or other trains designated by TRA. (These train numbers are showed on TRA’s website.) If the pass holder takes any of these trains it will be regarded as travelling without a valid ticket.
2. Seats will not be allocated on Chu Kuang Express, Fu Hsing Semi-express trains.
3. It is void without the name on the cover. The name must be writing on the train pass cover and the same as that of person using it. Please carry your student ID during the journey for inspection by station staff or train masters.
4. The expiry date of the pass cannot be changed. If trains do not run because of force majeure, for example a typhoon, the pass can be choose one of methods as following after verification by station staff or train masters.
(1) The ticket can be extended for one day.
(2) The value of unused period can be refunded.
5. If the record on the train pass cover is altered the pass will be rendered invalid and the ticked taken back.
6. Because there is no restriction on the numbers of journeys or sections, this pass cannot be returned after it is purchased. It also does not qualify for the TRA train delay compensation scheme.
7. This pass will not be replace if it is lost or stolen, so please take good care of it.
8. Don’t lean against the door and stand or sit at entrance.
9. Other matters not mentioned will be dealt with according to TRA regulations. The integral regulations show on the website.(
10. 10. The Traditional Chinese edition of these conditions shall have precedence over translations into other languages, which are made for convenience.
9. The forbidden list of trains with TR-PASS (student version):
Train type Train Number Note
Tourist trains 1、2、51、52 All class is forbidden.
Group trains 71、74、73、72 All class is forbidden.
others 606、655、607、751 Business class is forbidden.
All special trains, cruise type trains are forbidden.
 Source: Taiwan Railways Administration Website

NCCU Library: Book Donation


The new semester is about to begin, if you’re going to clean your bookcase it? Do you want your book can be found next to cherish its owner? Library cordially invites you to participate in the auction along with second-hand books, with book donations in response to environmental protection, and promote resource recycling;

We will take back the heart of the auction proceeds will be donated to charity events, your love shines more corners of society, warm more people. In addition, the acquisition of high-quality videos, full audio-visual collections, let your love “see” have to see!

Time: June 16, 2014 (Monday) to September 19 (Friday)

Location: General Plan study area counter digital resources, business chart, integrated map, mass map, country map service counters can be received research book

Book donation Event Description:

1 Make sure all the books are to be donated before donating books to the library again. After due to the huge amount of donated books refundable.
2 Where to donate 1 to 5 who receive an old love back book card, 5 to 10 books by two, three by more than 11 books (up to a maximum of three books each batch is limited).
Each card old love feedback eligible five charity book textbook% discount.
3 If it is necessary to open a book donation receipt, please let us know when you close the book on the counter book donations, leave without opening up.
4. Donated by the library on behalf of the pricing information.
5 after the end of the auction proceeds from the sale of books from the library and the sole remaining processing (Refer to “activity diagram”).
6 This activity provides a platform only used book donations and purchases, if the value of rare books library, please refer to the donor want to donate books and materials methods.

Unsuitable items to donate:

1 newspaper.
2 word dictionary.
3 personal notes.
4 damage, moisture in the books.
5 Yearbook, the school magazine.
6 academic journals, conference proceedings.
7 farmers calendar, religious propaganda articles.
8 The content of science and technology over the old books or magazines.
9, junior high and high school, and other related books.
10. Violation of the provisions of the Copyright Act of audio-visual materials, books, etc..
11 libraries have been canceled and presented the books.
12. Course notes private cram schools (those who are not officially listed for sale).


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