Students can apply to live in the university dormitory. There are both two-person and four-person rooms available. All rooms have a bathroom and washing area. The cost for a two-person room is NTD 6,600 per term and a four-person room costs NTD 5,500 per term. This cost covers the water and electricity fees. If you are not interested in staying in the dorms but want instead to stay in closer contact with the people of Yilan County, you have the option of renting a house or an apartment in Yilan City...On average, a ten square meter apartment can cost NTD 1,000 to 2,000 a month.
At least 13 scheduled bus runs between Jiaushi Railway Station, YilanCity Campus, and Fo Guang University are accessible to students and teaching staff daily.
Equipped with a cafeteria, noodle shop, convenience store, café and fruit store to provide for the daily needs of faculty members. Vending machines selling drinks and instant noodles are also available.
Managed by Tonsan Bookshop based in Taipei, the store provides services in placing orders on textbooks and display of new publications to enable teachers and students access to first hand publication despite the remote campus location.
Outdoor sports facilities include basketball courts, volleyball courts and an archery range, while indoor facilities including table-tennis rooms, billiards tables and a weight training room are available. The new gymnasium (Hui-en-guan), once completed, will provide teachers and students substantially large indoor activity arrears. Situated on the Linmei mountain area with beautiful scenery and plenty of fresh air, the campus paths and roads are ideal locations for hiking and jogging.