SYSU Welcomes New Students
Last updated : 2016-08-30
Written by: SYSU News Center
Translated by: Wang Dongmei
On August 26, Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU) welcomed new students on Guangzhou South Campus, Guangzhou North Campus, Guangzhou East Campus, and Zhuhai Campus. SYSU’s 45 schools and departments enrolled 15,057 students this year. Secretary Chen Chunsheng, President Luo Jun, Vice President Yan Guangmei, and Vice President Li Mengfeng respectively inspected the registration work.
Welcoming new students (photo by Liu Jia)
Secretary Chen Chunsheng visiting the dormitory for freshmen (photo by Cai Shanshan)
President Luo Jun visiting new students and staff members at the registration site (photo by Liu Jia)
The Student Affairs Office learned about the family income levels of new students through telephone calls, the “freshman” system and new media platforms. “Registration packages” are offered to students from low income families, who will also receive support from the special projects at SYSU for their comprehensive development.
Vice President Yan Guangmei at the registration site (photo by Zhong Haolun)
Vice President Li Mengfeng at the registration site (photo by Xiao Yao)
The University Logistics Office used the summer holiday time to check teaching facilities, refurnish student dormitories, upgrade hot water systems, improve restaurant facilities, trim branches and lay turfs.
This year eight new schools and departments are established on Zhuhai Campus: Department of Chinese (Zhuhai), Department of History (Zhuhai), Department of Philosophy (Zhuhai), School of International Relations, School of Mathematics (Zhuhai), School of Physics and Astronomy, School of Atmospheric Sciences, and School of Chemical Engineering and Technology. The freshmen add more energy to Zhuhai Campus.
Colorful document bags for undergraduate, master’s and PhD students of School of Mathematics (photo by Liu Jia)
Academician Lv Daren and professors from School of Atmospheric Sciences at the registration site (photo by Mai Chuying)
Taking instant photo at the registration site of School of Chemical Engineering and Technology
Visiting teaching model at School of Marine Sciences (photo by Li Ying)
The registration site of Lingnan College (photo by Liu Xiangchun)
Staff members at the registration site (photo by Xiao Yao)
This year the first group of freshmen, who are enrolled in the medical school of Shenzhen Campus, registered together with the freshmen of Zhongshan School of Medicine. They will study in Zhongshan School of Medicine for two years before moving to Shenzhen Campus.