Distance Learning

Help For Distance Learning Students

Online Learning Readiness Check

Is an online course right for you? Complete the Online Learning Readiness Check now to check your computer system, skills, and also go through an online orientation in Laulima to help you be successful in an online course.

Learn More About Distance Learning (DL) at UH

  • Do you have questions about Distance Learning (DL) or what programs are available?
  • Are you unsure if DL is right for you?
  • If you're already a DL student, do you need information about book ordering or financial aid?

If you answered "yes!" to any of these questions you can get answers to all of these questions and more at the UH System: Remote Learning in Spring 2021.


Student DL Guides

The University of Hawaiʻi System offer courses in three delivery modes - cable, interactive video (ITV), and online. The following guides will provide students information and tips on how to succeed:

DL Tool Guides

Your instructor may use the following tools in your course so here are some helpful guides:

Technology Help Desk

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

UH Hilo Library: Distance Learning Librarian

One of the library's goals is to help you be successful. Learn about all of the great services that are available to you as a UH Hilo distance learning student.

Quick Access

Student Services


Contact the Career and Academic Advising department for helpful information such as discussing your educational possibilities and getting answers any questions you may have about pursuing your education at UH Hilo. Career and Academic Advising staff can be reached:

Disability Services

Any student with a documented disability who would like to request accommodations should contact Disability Services as early in the semester as possible.


Disability Services

is a member of Division of Student Affairs (DSA)

1 member

(808) 932-7623


(808) 932-7768

Student Services Center, room E-230


Test Proctor




is a member of Academic Affairs

1 member

(808) 932-7394

(808) 932-7392

Campus Center and Bookstore


Educational Centers