Welcome to PISC

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

FREE Orientation for New Pacific Islander Students

All new students from the Pacific Islands are highly encouraged to attend the special orientation specifically to learn about the services, programs, resources for YOU at the Pacific Islander Student Center. Light refreshment will be served.

When: Monday, August 24, 2015
Where: Campus Center 307
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 PM
Cost: Free

Summer Bridge Program 2015

Summer Bridge 2015

Welcome to the new students who completed the 4th Annual Pacific Islander Summer Bridge Program at UH Hilo on August 5th - 17th, 2015. >>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


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