Following is a break-down of the estimated costs to attend UST per a semester:

HKD$
Food* $14,000
Accommodation (on-campus housing, undergraduate dorm) $ 4,646
Books and Supplies $ 1,500
Health Insurance per 5 months coverage $ 1,950
Transportation, Personal and Incidental Expenses^ $ 10,000
Total: $32,069
Approximately: (US$4,114)

No meal plan available, calculations based on HK$35/meal on campus
^ This category of expenses include entertainment and shopping at a reasonable level on weekends. It does not include travel outside Hong Kong for holiday.