Information Technology Services Center
Personal Home Page - Guidelines
HKUST is a nonprofit educational institution and the use of its
facilities, including computer and network facilities, is limited to
the educational and other nonprofit purposes of its students, faculty
and eligible staff.
Accordingly, computing and networking resources and the ability to
create a Personal Home Page that is either linked to the official
HKUST Home Pages or posted using HKUST computer facilities are
privileges extended to members of the HKUST community, within the
available resources of HKUST, and must be exercised in conformity
with all applicable HKUST policies and guidelines and all applicable
Personal Home Pages may be created and posted only for presenting
author's own information or materials on a personal nature, and should
not be used as a channel for providing online services
like software download site, open discussion forum, etc.
No person may include in a Web page any advertising materials or
other materials relating to business or commercial activities of
such person or any third person.
No pornographics or indecent materials can be included, both in a
direct or indirect way, in a Personal Home Page.
The content of any Web page and its compliance with applicable
policy and law is the sole responsibility of the author.
All users are expected to observe acceptable standards of behaviour
in using HKUST Computing and Networking Services. Please read the
Acceptable Usage Policy carefully before proceeds to create your own
Personal Home Page.
HKUST does not routinely monitor or edit the content of Web pages. However,
in the event that HKUST becomes aware of a violation of policy or law
that involves a web page, HKUST reserves the right to remove the web page,
restrict access to such page or take other action as deemed appropriate
If any person has any doubt as to the applicability of the policies and
guidelines referred to herein, such person should contact
firstname.lastname@example.org before taking any action.
Persons who do not want their Web activities to be restricted
by the policies and guidelines contained in this document, are
advised to contact commercial Internet service providers.