Welcome to the Pacific Islander Student Center (PISC), the “home away from home” for students at UH Hilo from the Pacific Island regions Samoa, RMI, FSM, Palau, Guam, CNMI, as well as students of Pacific islander ethnicities who are US citizens, US nationals, or permanent residents who grew up outside of the islands. We have a team that oversees the services, programs, and resources to facilitate your success. We hope to see you at any of our upcoming events.
News & Events
Ka Lama Ku Student Leadership Conference
Mark your calendar for the annual student leadership conference sponsored by the Ka Lama Ku Leadership Program. The PISC will sponsor a workshop during the conference focusing on the health & wellness needs of Pacific Islanders in Hawaiʻi and throughout the Pacific region.
Theme: Navigating with Success
When: Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016
Time: 8:00 - 5:00 pm
Where: Campus Center (various locations)
Cost: Free but must register
Registration: starts January 25, 2016 (click here)
Tutoring Hours - Spring 2016
We are pleased to announced new tutors on board for math, chemistry, biology, writing, women's studies. >> Read more
Need a Job?
The Highly Engaged Learning Positions (HELP) program provides “high impact” jobs for Pacific Islander students at UH Hilo. HELP placements are for students of Pacific island ethncity with high financial need and academic qualifications. Students can apply for existing positions on or off campus. >> Read more
Check out the latest blogs from our Pacific Students Media Team.>>Read more