Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid

This is the 2019-2020 UH Hilo catalog, previous year catalogs can be viewed on the Back Issues page.

Tuition and fees are charged according to the number of semester hours in which the student enrolls. Classified students are charged the full-time tuition rate if they are enrolled for 12 or more credits per semester. Unclassified students are charged per credit hour for all the courses in which they enroll, and are charged undergraduate tuition rates for courses numbered between 001 and 499V, and graduate tuition rates for courses numbered 500 or higher. (See the distinction between classified and unclassified students.)

In accordance with University concurrent enrollment policy, students enrolling at multiple campuses during the same semester pay the applicable tuition rate at each campus. Students who audit courses pay the same tuition as students enrolled for credit.

All tuition and fee charges at the University of Hawaiʻi campuses are subject to change in accordance with requirements of State law and/or action by the University of Hawaiʻi Board of Regents or Administration.