Graduate Division

Graduate Education at UH Hilo

    Effective October 12, 2020: The Graduate Division office is open for in-person service. Our office hours are M-F 9:00AM-2:00PM

    We also encourage you to schedule a remote meeting via phone or Zoom, please contact us at to schedule an appointment.

    We thank you for your understanding during these times and will continue to provide updates as they are available. Please stay healthy and be well.

    Programs and Admission

    Fall 2021 Admission Status

    All programs have closed their admission windows for Fall 2020. Fall 2021 Admission status can be found in the table below. Please find more information on how to apply on the Graduate Admissions Page.

    Program Status Next Deadline
    Doctor of Nursing Practice Closed
    Kahuawaiola Indigenous Teacher Education Certificate Open Priority Deadline: December 1, 2020
    Tropical Conservation Biology & Environmental Science, MS Closed
    Teaching, MA Closed
    Counseling Psychology, MA Closed
    Heritage Management, MA Open Final Deadline: May 1, 2021
    Education, MEd Open Deadline: June 1, 2021
    Hawaiian Language and Literature, MA Closed
    Indigenous Language and Culture Education, MA Closed
    Hawaiian and Indigenous Language and Culture Revitalization, PhD Closed

    Contact Information

    2020 University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution and a campus of the University of Hawaiʻi system. Title IX Coordinator: Jennifer Stotter/Jenna Waipa,, (808) 932-7642