Nursing students help a hospital resident

Nursing Department

Department Office

    Darren Higa: Administrative Support and Fiscal Officer

    Room UCB 243

    Telephone (808) 932-7067, Fax (808) 932-7066

The Baccalaureate Nursing Program supports the mission of the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo in providing a learning environment that is responsive to the needs of a diverse student population and that stresses rigorous high quality education in a caring, personalized atmosphere. This educational experience encourages student-faculty interactions and offers hands-on learning and leadership opportunities. The Nursing Program places emphasis on learning about the challenges of delivering culturally congruent nursing care in a rural environment.