1.如何兑换人民币? How can I convert my own country’s currency into RMB?

学校周边步行5-10分钟有中国银行,中国工商银行,中国农业银行,中国建设银行等,均可兑换人民币。校内学生食堂一层有2ATM自动提款机。

 There are several banks within 5-10 minute walking distance from TFSU’s campus. Bank of China, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Agricultural Bank of China, and China Construction Bank can all exchange RMB. Additionally, there are two ATMs in the campus cafeteria that can be used to withdraw RMB.

2.学校周围是否有药店? Is there a pharmacy near campus?

学校内网球场旁设有校医务室。

There is an on-campus clinic next to the tennis court.

 

3. 学校有餐厅吗?每天餐费大约需要多少钱?Is there a school cafeteria? About how much money should I budget per day for food?

学校有餐饮楼,可以提供中餐、西餐、韩餐、日餐、东南亚餐、穆斯林餐以及各种快餐等。学生入学后可凭一卡通。在学生餐厅就餐,一日三餐需要25-50元。

TFSU has a cafeteria with a wide selection of choices. You can choose from Chinese food, western food, Korean food, Japanese food, Southeast Asian food and numerous quick-service options. Additionally, there are halal choices available. After registering for classes and beginning your studies, you can use your student ID (known as the “Yikatong”) to pay for your meals in the cafeteria. If you choose to eat at the on campus cafeteria, three meals a day requires a budget between 25-50 yuan.

 

4.宿舍内如何上网?Does the dormitory have internet access?

宿舍内上网需要将网线链接你的电脑及网口。宿舍一楼大厅有免费的无线网络。

To access the internet in your dorm room, you must use an Ethernet cable and port. There is free WIFI available on the first floor of the dormitory.

 

5.如何洗衣服?Are there laundry facilities in the dormitory? How much does it cost to do laundry?

每个楼层都有公共洗衣房。请到前台办理洗衣卡。洗衣卡一共40元,其中10元押金,可以使用十次。押金在退房时可以退回。

Each floor of the dormitory has a shared laundry room. To do your laundry, you must first purchase a laundry card from the front desk in the lobby of the dormitory. The laundry card costs 40 yuan, which includes a 10 yuan deposit. Each wash costs 3 yuan, and each card can be used for 10 washes. After 10 washes, you can purchase another 10 washes for 30 yuan at the front desk. Your 10 yuan deposit will be returned after you return your laundry card when check out from your room.

 

6.在哪里买东西?Where can I go shopping?

学校附近有两家大超市:世纪联华超市及乐购超市。同样学校内食堂负一层也为方便学生日常生活开设了校内学生服务中心(包括:超市,快递,打印等),另外世纪联华对面有一家7-11便利店。

There are two supermarkets near campus: Century Mart and Tesco. Additionally, there is a 7-11 convenience store located across the street from Century Mart. There is also a service center in the basement of the school’s cafeteria building. This service center is home to a supermarket, express mail services, and printing.

 

7.学校周边交通方便么?How is it to access public transportation from campus?

学校附近有30多条线路。步行十分钟即可到小白楼地铁站。另外也可以乘出租车,起步价为9元。乘出租车一定记住要发票。

 There are several bus stops located just outside of the campus gates. There nearest subway station (Xiaobai Lou Station) is just a ten minute walk from school. Additionally, taxis are readily available throughout the city. The base cost of each taxi ride is 9 yuan. If you choose to use taxis during your time at TFSU, always remember to ask your driver for the receipt!

8. 从机场如何抵达学校?学校是否提供接机服务?How do I get to TFSU from the airport? Does TFSU provide a transportation service to and from the airport?

学校一般不提供接机服务。抵津后可乘机场大巴或出租车直达学校,打车费用约50元。

 TFSU generally does not provide transportation services to and from the airport. If you arrive at Beijing Capital Airport, you can take a long distance bus (80 yuan) from the airport terminal to the long-distance bus station (Tianjin Huan Yun Ke Zhan) in the Nankai District of Tianjin, and then take a taxi directly to TFSU (around 20 yuan). If you arrive at the Tianjin International Airport, you can take the Airport Bus and then a taxi, or a taxi directly to TFSU (estimated cost is around 50 yuan).

9.保险费是多少? How much is the insurance fee?

根据中国政府的有关规定,凡学习时间在一学期以上(含一学期)的学生均须参加来华留学生综合保险,为此学校免费为学生提供来华留学生综合保险,保险费用一年800元人民币,一学期400元人民币。

In accordance with the Chinese government’s laws and regulations, all study-abroad students in China must purchase comprehensive insurance for the duration of their study. The cost of comprehensive insurance is 800 RMB per year, or 400 RMB per semester. And the insurance fee is covered by TFSU.

 

10.报名费和申请资料是否可以退还?Can registration fees and application materials be returned?

报名费和申请资料一律不予退还。

Registration fees and application materials CANNOT be returned.

 

11.是否可以住在校外?Can I live off campus?

学生可以住在居民家中。如住在中国居民家中,应在入住后24小时内和房主一起到当地派出所办理住宿登记手续。

Students can live in residential areas off campus. If you choose to do so, you must abide by China’s laws, which require that within 24 hours of your stay, you and your landlord must go together to the local police station and handle residency formalities yourself.

 

12.一个班大概有多少名学生? What’s the average class size at TFSU?

一个班有18-20名留学生。

Normally, each class has 18-20 students.

 

13.紧急联系电话Which emergency telephone numbers do I need to know?

留学生办公室:23286974;国际交流中心:23268866-0

International Students Office: 23286974; International Exchange Center: 23268866-0

110报警:110119火警:119120救护:120

 Police: 110        Fire Department: 119      Ambulance: 120