Kilohana emphasizes support for historically challenging classes (those classes that many students find especially challenging) and gateway courses (those that are essential for multiple majors), and offers tutoring for a wide range of subjects.
Kilohana's primary mission involves tutors helping students to become independent and self-motivated learners who will eventually be able to do their work without a tutor by their side.
The UH Hilo Student Conduct Code is in effect at all times in all Kilohana Centers and Kilohana sponsored events.
All tutoring is free and operates on a walk-in (first-come, first-served) basis; click on the subject below for a detailed schedule.
In the fall and spring semesters, tutoring begins the second week of the semester and ends on the last day of instruction for the semester. Tutoring during final exam week is available on an abbreviated schedule to allow our student staff to prepare and study for their final exams.
All Kilohana Centers are closed for regularly scheduled school holidays and breaks during and between semesters.
If funds and staffing permit, Summer tutoring begins on the first day of classes.
Please click on the appropriate link below for a more detailed scheduling of tutoring times.
Tip: After you click on the subject below, a Google Calendar will open. There, you can change the tab on the upper right-hand side to view the week or month; you can also search for a specific day's tutoring schedule.
- Chemistry/Biology (STB 117)
- Marine Science (STB 117)
- Math (CH 5 daytime hours and Library 123 from 4:00 to 7:00 p. m.)
- Physics/Astronomy (STB 117)
- Statistics (CH 5 daytime hours and Library 123 from 4:00 to 7:00 p. m.)
- Writing (Library 123)