Academic Success

Academic Support Campus Development Community Outreach A Gathering Place To augment existing academic support services provided for all students at Kilohana The Academic Success Center and in particular programs that target first generation, low income, and minority students through the Student Support Services Program (SSSP) and the Minority Achievement & Access Program (MAAP), the PISC focuses these academic success services for Pacific Islander students.


The Tutors-on-Demand (TOD) service enables Pacific Islander students to access tutoring services whenever and wherever as well as at the PISC. Our Pacific Islander tutors will set up appointments for you to meet at a mutually agreeable time and place including weekends and in the evening. All tutors are available for the on-demand appointment if the hours listed below don't work with your schedule. Please email Desha Staley-Raatior ( if you would like to schedule a time. Meet the Tutors>

FALL 2015

Wednesday 5pm-7:30pm & Thursday 5pm-7:30pm
Tutor: Elaine Chugen
Wednesday, 7pm - 8:30 pm
Tutor: Hannah Lipman

Monday, Tue, Wed
Tutor: Landon Raffipiy

Women's Studies
Wednesday 7pm-8:30pm
Tutor: Hannah Lipman

Wednesday 7pm-8:30pm
Tutor: Hannah Lipman



To sign up, please send an email to Desha ( requesting a tutor.

Study Nights @ the PISC

The PISC has extended hours to 10:00 PM on Monday - Thursday nights specifically to allow students a place to study quietly, meet with tutors, or conduct study groups.

The main center is designated as quiet zone while the art gallery lobby is reserved for study groups and tutoring.