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Notice Regarding Phone Number Changes

Effective October 22, 2013, most phone and fax numbers at UH Hilo changed to a 932- prefix (previously 974- and 933- prefixes). The phone and fax numbers listed here may not reflect these changes. Please visit the UH Hilo Phone Directory for up-to-date contact information. Searching by phone number in the directory is an easy way to find new numbers or call the University's main switchboard at (808) 932-7000.


An abridged version of the catalog is available for download in PDF format on the Back Issues page. Note that back issues do not reflect the October 22, 2013, phone number change.


Prospective students who have questions may contact:

University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo
Admissions Office
200 W. Kāwili Street
Hilo, HI 96720-4091

University main exchange: (808) 932-7000
Email: uhhadm@hawaii.edu
Website: hilo.hawaii.edu

This publication is available in alternate format upon request. Please contact Disability Services at (808) 932-7623 or 933-3334 (TTY).

It is the goal of the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo to publish a catalog that provides both an introduction and a practical, comprehensive guide to the programs, courses, policies, and related information regarding the University. Please direct any omissions or inaccuracies to: Catalog Editor, 200 W. Kāwili Street, Hilo, HI 96720-4091; (808) 932-7452 or catalog@hawaii.edu.


This document is published for informational purposes only. It provides general information about the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo’s programs and services and summarizes major policies and procedures as they relate to students. Because this catalog, however, is published annually or less frequently, it may not always reflect the most recent information concerning programs, courses, services, regulations, policies, procedures, and other matters contained herein. Students should check with their advisors to obtain the most recent academic information regarding their departments, courses, and programs; students should check with appropriate Student Affairs professionals for updated information about other facets of campus student life.

The University reserves the right to change, delete, supplement, or otherwise amend at any time any information, requirements, and policies contained in this catalog. This right extends to tuition and fee charges which are subject to change in accordance with Hawaiʻi state law and/or actions by the Board of Regents or University administration.