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University of Hawaii at Hilo

Hilo, HI
University Website: www.hilo.hawaii.edu
Apply Online: www.hawaii.edu/admissions/contacts.html
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The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo, UHH, or UH Hilo is one of the ten branches of the University of Hawaiʻi system anchored by the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, United States. The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo is a public and co-educational university with the main campus located at 200 West Kawili Street, Hilo, the county seat for Hawaiʻi County.

The University is composed of six colleges, and has received recognition for numerous academic programs including the marine biology, volcanology, astronomy, Hawaiian language, pharmacy, agriculture, computer science, and nursing programs.

Ka Haka ʻUla O Keʻelikōlani, College of Hawaiian Language is the only school in the United States to offer graduate degrees for study in an indigenous language.

The Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy is the only ACPE approved pharmacy school in the State of Hawaiʻi and the Pacific Islands.

UH Hilo ranks in the top 10 for having both the most ethnic diversity and the lowest percentage of students with debt at graduation, according to U.S. News & World Report.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $17,112.00 avg tuition

200 W Kawili St
Hilo, HI 96720-4091
(800) 974-7311

Apply online Admissions:
www.hilo.hawaii.edu/studentaffair..
Financial Aid:
www.hilo.hawaii.edu/financialaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Hawaii at Hilo

Statistics:
Applied 1,572
Admitted 1,115 71%
Enrolled total 403
Full Time: 393
Part Time 10
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 420 540
SAT Math 430 560
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 410 520
ACT Composite 18 24
ACT English 16 22
ACT Math 18 23
ACT Writing 5 7
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 69%
4-year graduation rate 13%
6-year graduation rate 31%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Hawaii at Hilo

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $5,640.00 $5,640.00 $17,112.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $304.00 $304.00 $304.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $235.00 $235.00 $713.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $8,352.00 $8,352.00 $19,200.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $304.00 $304.00 $304.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $348.00 $348.00 $800.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,182.00 $10,702.00 $1,930.00
Other Expenses $1,772.00 $2,148.00 $1,930.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $1,170.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 80%
Percent receiving grant aid 68%
Avg amount of grant aid $4,804.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 46%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,574.00

University of Hawaii at Hilo

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agriculture, General X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
American Indian/Native American Studies X
Japanese Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Education, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
American Indian/Native American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics X
Linguistics X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Natural Sciences X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X X
Environmental Studies X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Astronomy X
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Counseling Psychology X
Psychology, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X
Geography X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Music, General X

Scholarships for Students in Hawaii

Name Amount Deadline
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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