Chancellor Donald Straney

Chancellor Straney standing in front of the University Classroom Building

"To help create Hawai'i's future, the University of Hawai'i at Hilo challenges students to reach their highest level of achievement and gives every student opportunities to apply their learning to our distinctive natural and cultural environment." -Chancellor Donald Straney



Curriculum Vitae

Chancellor’s Blog

University Timeline

History of UH Hilo

The Hilo Program began as an extension division of UH Mānoa in 1947. View a timeline of growth from branch campus to internationally recognized university.

Office Staff

  • Gail Makuakane-Lundin, Interim Executive Assistant to the Chancellor. Contact.
  • Marcia Heller, Private Secretary to the Chancellor. Contact.
  • Marilani Marciel, Secretary. Contact.