200 W. Kawili Street Hilo, HI 96720-4091 808-974-7414
http://www.hawaii.edu uhhadm@hawaii.edu
About University of Hawaii-Hilo
  • Year of Foundation 1970
  • Size of Campus 225 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,234
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 60% 40% 35%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,000 in-state, $9,550 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $6,292
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 3,148
The University of Hawai‘i System includes 10 campuses and dozens of educational, training and research centers across the Hawaiian Islands. As the public system of higher education in Hawai‘i, UH offers opportunities as unique and diverse as our Island home. Location The 10 UH campuses and educational centers on six Hawaiian Islands provide unique opportunities for both learning and recreation.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus International Night, United Nations Day, Ho`olaulea, Earth Day, Make a Difference Day
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Lambda Pi Eta, Delta Sigma Pi, Lambda Psi, Chapter
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Collegiate Ministry
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Tupulaga o Soma Mo a Taeao/Samoan Club, UHH Samoan Club, Umoja, Ngelekel Belau Clua/Palau Island Club, International Student Association, Kosrae Hilo Organization, Ke Aho Nahoahoa, Bayanihan Club, Chuukese Student Associati
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Hilo (2), Kailua-Kona (90)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus N/A
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (47%), apartments for married students (2%), apartment for single students (51%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 25%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 10
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years 94%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,832
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 23%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 72%
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 92%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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