University of Hawaii at Hilo Catalog 2013–2014

College of Continuing Education and Community Service (CCECS)

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Office of the Dean (
Location: 891 Ululani St., Hilo
Mailing address: UH Hilo, 200 W. Kāwili St., Hilo, 96720
Tel: (808) 974-7664, Fax: (808) 933-8863

CCECS Programs

Credit programs include the University’s Summer Session, the English Language Institute, Summer Travel Study programs, support for UH Hilo distance education programs, teacher education classes, and outreach classes through the North Hawaiʻi Education and Research Center in Honokaʻa.

Non-credit programs consist of Fitness for Life, summer travel study, customized courses to meet specific community needs, and SeniorNet, a national program providing computer training to those aged 55 and older.

Program Phone
Summer Session (808) 974-7664
Distance Learning (808) 974-7664
Travel Study (808) 974-7664
English Language Institute (808) 932-7015
Fitness for Life (808) 974-7664
SeniorNet (808) 974-7603
North Hawaiʻi Education & Research Center (NHERC) (808) 775-8890

Mission of CCECS

The College of Continuing Education and Community Service (CCECS) serves as the outreach and extramural arm of the University. CCECS offers both credit and noncredit classes and programs in collaboration with UH Hilo’s colleges and schools, including English language skills for international students. CCECS also provides continuing education outreach programs to the Hawaiʻi Island community and supports academic programs and faculty in developing online courses and programs.