Prospective Students

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The University of Hawai‘i at Hilo, a vibrant, multicultural campus, provides opportunities for higher education on the island of Hawai‘i, the southernmost and largest island in the Hawaiian archipelago. We're looking for students with the desire to learn new concepts, who want a challenge and are interested in a unique college experience.

Main Entrance Admissions

The University of Hawai‘i at Hilo Office of Admissions assists students in their college search process by visiting high schools and community colleges, attending college fairs and corresponding with students over email and telephone.

students on campusFinancial Aid

The Financial Aid Office at the University of Hawaii at Hilo is committed to helping students obtain financial assistance to pursue their educational goals. Financial aid includes a number of programs funded by federal and state governments, educational institutions and private organizations.

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Whether you're from Kauai or Kona, or from the US Mainland, or abroad the city of Hilo is a great place for a unique edVenture.

UH Hilo Campus (Aerial) UH Hilo at a Glance

The University of Hawai‘i at Hilo is a state university with a private college atmosphere. We offer small class sizes, a low faculty-to-student ratio and opportunites for research and hands-on learning.

Campus Why Students Choose UH Hilo

An island laboratory, hands-on learning, research opportunities, a diverse campus, and unique qualities all make UH Hilo an excellent choice.

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Many departments and programs are on sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and You Tube.