International Student Statistics

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Marshallese Women from International Nights 2003Students on Whale Watching Trip 2003 In the Fall 2013 Semester, 281 international students from 36 countries enrolled at UH Hilo. They comprise 6.9% of the total student body, which numbered 4,044. UH Hilo enrolls the largest number of international students from the Federated States of Micronesia (74), Japan (61), the Republic of Korea (25), and the Marshall Islands (22). To see a comparison of year to year international enrollment click here.

International Students by Country of Origin

International Student Enrollment

 

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

Asia   Oceania   Europe  

Japan

61

Micronesia, Federated States

74

Norway

17

Korea, Republic of

25

Marshall Islands

22

Sweden

3

China

9

Palau

19

United Kingdom

2

Timor-Leste

8

Australia

1

France

2

Philippines

2

New Zealand

1

Spain

2

Hong Kong

2

Tonga

1

Switzerland

2

India

1

Fiji

1

Germany

2

Malaysia

1

Kiribati

1

Netherlands

1

Myanmar

1

Vanuatu

1

 

 

Nepal

1

Solomon Islands

1

 
Taiwan
1
Papua New Guinea
1
   
Thailand
1
       

 

 

       

Total

113

Total
123
Total
31
Americas   Middle East  

Canada

9

Israel

1

Brazil

2

 

 

Colombia
1
   
Bahamas
1
   

Total

13

Total

1

 

 

Total Number of International Students:

281

Source: International Student Services & Intercultural Education Office, University of Hawaiʻ at Hilo. Our definition of an "international student" is a citizen of a sovereign country other than the U.S., excluding permanent resident aliens.

Guys at ISA General Membership Meeting Fall 2003