UH Hilo Center for Place-Based Socioemotional Development (Hilo Center)

Our Student Resources

Academic Resources


Student Support Services

Student support services is a federally-funded program for low-income, first-generation college students and students with disabilities.


Career and Academic Advising Center

The career and academic advising center serves as the primary advisor for freshmen and “general”/undeclared students. They also serve as an advising resource for incoming transfer and current students.

Check our our Quick Guide to Academic Resources for students for more information and links.

Advocacy & Basic Needs

Basic Needs

University Housing

University Housing is dedicated to providing you with an atmosphere that will give you a sense of belonging to the campus and help you quickly become a part of campus life.

Basic Needs

Financial Aid

The financial aid office assists students and parents with funding educational expenses. They provide assistance with Federal, State, Institutionall financial aid and scholarships.

Check out our Quick Guide to Advocacy & Basic Needs resources for students for more information and links.

Health, Employment & Other Services

Disability Services

Disability Services

The disability services offer academic and public accommodations to qualifies persons. They serve students, faculty, staff and guests with disabilities.

Health Needs

Student Medical Services

The student medical services provides quality primary health care, family planning services and immunizations and health clearances.

Check out our Quick Guide to Employment, Health & Other Resources for students for more information and links.

Social & Recreation


The Student Activities Council

The Student Activities Council provides programs, activities and services which serve the co-curricular cultural, social, recreational and educational interests of students of the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo.


Campus Center

The recreational facilities include: The Student Life Center, the 50-meter pool, outdoor courts, etc. The Campus Recreation and Wellness department also offers intramural sports, sport clubs, 'Imua fitness classes, outdoor adventure and SCUBA courses.

Check out our Quick Guide to Social Resources for all students for more information and links.