New Student Programs (NSP) is committed to supporting all of the newest members of our university ʻohana (family). Our mission is to build a foundation for student’s full academic and social integration into the campus through the development of long lasting connections to other students, faculty, staff and student support resources; to build a supportive learning environment that promotes academic success; and to create a commitment to and understanding of what it means to be a proud member of our UH Hilo ʻohana.
Apply to be on the Big Eye Lance Team!
New Student Programs is looking for students who are excited about UH Hilo, have lots of school pride, and want to have a great time encouraging others to share in that Vulcan Pride. Being a part of the Big Eye Lance Team is an incredibly rewarding and fun experience. You’ll have the opportunity to engage with students, faculty, staff, and visitors in an exciting, fun way helping to build campus pride and school spirit
Announcing the University Concierge!
The University Concierge, is the newest resource for current Students, Faculty, and Staff as well as visitors to UH Hilo. The University Concierge is UH Hilo's Gateway for campus information & visitor services. Located on the first floor of the Student Services Center, the University Concierge is available to answer all of your questions and more. Check them out!
Fall 2015 New Student Class Photo
Mahalo to everyone who participated in Orientation this year! We had a blast putting the event together and we hope you had a good time and gained knowledge and experiences that will prepare you for your year here.
Check out this year's class photo:
Here's a larger image... Can you find yourself?
Hoʻokahi ka Umauma - "One Heart" video
Check out the video that New Student Programs and the Lava Shoot created highlighting some of the outstanding programs and people at UH Hilo.
We'll keep you updated with all the great opportunities for new students on campus.
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