The UH Hilo campus is located close to many shopping areas as well as places of interest. You can find many places within a short distance of the campus. Below is a link to an area map showing different places of interest such as off-campus housing, shopping, medical clinics as well as banks and coffee shops.
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Hilo has a public transportation system run by buses that can take you to many of the more popular areas around Hilo and the island. Click here to visit this page.