Relay Week-Luminaria and Closing Ceremony - Event Details

This event has concluded and is no longer current.

This event has concluded and is no longer current.

Relay Week-Luminaria and Closing Ceremony

Location: Campus Center Plaza

Aloha Vulcans!

We know you have missed our annual overnight Relay for Life Event, but we hope that you join us to celebrate survivors and take part in some of your favorite pieces of Relay for Life in this week-long event.

Every year, more than 6,700 Hawaii residents are diagnosed with an invasive type of cancer. Join us and the American Cancer Society to “Save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer.”

If you have questions or would like to get involved please reach out to us at or fill out this google form:

Luminaria & Closing Ceremony

Thursday, April 1, 2021 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm
Campus Center Plaza

Join the Relay for Life Team in closing out our Relay event and remembering our survivors. The Luminaria Ceremony is a somber moment of remembrance of a life touched by cancer. We invite everyone to join us for this moment of remembering by attending and placing a luminaria bag on our display to commemorate a loved one.

Additionally, we invite you to join our Virtual Relay Challenge though out the month of March.
- Must be a UH Hilo student to be entered for the prize
- Must be a registered participant on the UH Hilo Relay for Life team
- The person who walks the most step will get a Relay Swag Pack
- Each eligible per who enters and completes a minimum of 5,000 steps will be entered to win a Fit Bit. Every 5,000 additional sets you do you will be given an additional entry.

- March 1-April 1
Email Maile at for the link to enter.

Special Restrictions: Open to all UH Hilo students with a validated student ID. Face masks must be worn and physical distancing rules must be followed.

For more information, contact: (808) 932-7796

Tags: Campus Center RISO Relay For Life CCS

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