Shih Chien University put emphasis on creating an environmentally friendly campus. For instance, most of our buildings on campus were made out of architectural concrete, a material that’s free of any deleterious chemical.

In addition, our library and the gym are both two of the most famous green building in the world.

No matter weekdays or weekends, our library is available to all the students. As for meal, students have various choices on the campus or outside.

There is a dormitory near Shih Chien University (Taipei Campus). There are basic facilities in the dormitory, such as closets, washing machines, microwave, and so on. The walk distance between the campus and dormitory is about 20 minutes. Also the dormitory is easy accessed by public transportations. It is very convenient for students living in the dormitory.

Cost of living in Taipei
Food(per meal)

  • Normal Price : NTD $80 ~ $100
  • Medium Price : NTD $100 ~ $200
  • High Price : NTD $200 ~ $500

Transportation(per trip)

  • Bus : NTD $15 ~ $30
  • MRT / Subway : NTD $20 ~ $65

Add: No. 46, Sec. 1, Huanshan Rd., Neihu Dist., Taipei City, Taiwan(R.O.C.)

Just 15 minutes walking and just 2 stops of MRT away. Huan Shan Dormitory is Shih Chien’s dormitory for all the International students during the semester. All the counsellors and students will also live here during the campus.

We provide: desk & chair lamp, closet, mattress, quilt, pillow, cloth hanger, Wi-Fi, wired Internet

We do not provide: hair dryer, towels, shampoo, toothpaste

Shared: washing / drying machine, refrigerator, microwave, cloth drying area, T.V., water dispenser, air conditioner

Pricing: washing machine: NTD $10 / per use, drying machine: NTD $10 / per use


Opening Hours: Mon. – Fri. 08:00 – 10:00

The library is open to students that holds a USC student ID. You may borrow and return books during your stay.


Opening Hours: Mon. – Fri. 12:00 – 21:30

Students are free to use gym as long as you hold a USC students ID. You will need to wear proper sports shoes and clothing when entering.

Our Volunteers will be waiting for you at the airport. Instructions will be given prior your arrival via email.

The Pick-up service is included in the fees. Notify us beforehand if you don’t need the service. If you wish to sign up for the pick-up service, please fill out the pick-up service.

You can download it at here.

Pick-up Form

When complete, please send your form to Volunteers of International Service via email.

Transportation to school is by MRT or by bus.

MRT: From Xihu station to Dazhi station.

Bus: Several line can get you to school.
Line 247 & 287 & R2 is recommended.

MRT fare: NTD $16 / per trip

Bus fare: NTD $12 / per trip

(Fare listed above is from dorm to school)

Download MRT Map

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