International Student Statistics

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Marshallese Women from International Nights 2003Students on Whale Watching Trip 2003 In the Fall 2014 Semester, 274 international students from 40 countries enrolled at UH Hilo. They comprise 7% of the total student body, which numbered 3,924. UH Hilo enrolls the largest number of international students from the Federated States of Micronesia (65), Japan (57), the Marshall Islands (31), the Republic of Korea (18), and Palau (17). To see a comparison of year to year international enrollment click here.

International Students by Country & Region of Origin

Samoan women from International Nights 2003 with Ginger Hamilton, Samoan Club Advisor

Asia   Oceania   Europe  

Japan

57

Micronesia, Federated States

65

Norway

9

Korea, Republic of

18

Marshall Islands

31

United Kingdom

9

Timor-Leste

10

Palau

17

Sweden

4

China

5

Australia

3

Germany

3

Hong Kong

3

New Zealand

2

France

2

Nepal

2

Papua New Guinea

2

Switzerland

2

India

1

Tonga

1

Spain

2

Myanmar

1

Kiribati

1

Netherlands

2

Thailand

1

Vanuatu

1

Denmark

1

Taiwan

1

Solomon Islands

1

Czech Republic
1
 
Samoa
1
Finland
1
 
    Russian Federation
1

 

 

       

Total

99

Total
125
Total
37
Americas   Middle East   Africa

Canada

4

Israel

1

Kenya
2

Brazil

2

 

 

Zimbabwe
1
Colombia
2
   
Haiti
1
   

Total

9

Total

1

Total
3

 

 

Total Number of International Students:

274

Source: International Student Services & Intercultural Education Office, University of Hawaiʻ at Hilo. Our definition of an "international student" is any student who is not a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or permanent resident ("green card" holder).

Guys at ISA General Membership Meeting Fall 2003