New Student Programs (NSP) is committed to supporting all of the newest members of our university ʻohana (family). Our mission is to build a foundation for students' full academic and social integration into the campus by developing long lasting connections to other students, faculty, and staff and student support resources; to build a supportive learning environment that promotes Academic Success; and to create a commitment to the understanding of what it means to be a proud member of our UH Hilo 'Ohana!
Mahalo Vulcans for joining us at Spring 2017 Vulcan Orientation! We hope you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to seeing you around campus. Please visit us at one of our upcoming programs or at the University Concierge desk located on the first floor of the Student Services Building. Enjoy your semester!
Fall 2017 Vulcan Orientation is in it's early stages of planning. Registration will begin in May!
Follow us on Instagram @uhilonsp and liking our facebook page - facebook.com/uhhnsp. We'll be posting fun facts about UH Hilo every single day, as well as some important deadline reminders! Please feel free to share your excitement for coming to UH Hilo by positing on Instagram and Facebook with the hashtag - #UHHiloNSP.
The University Concierge!
The University Concierge, is the newest resource for current Students, Faculty, and Staff as well as visitors to UH Hilo. The University Concierge is UH Hilo's Gateway for campus information & visitor services. Located on the first floor of the Student Services Center, the University Concierge is available to answer all of your questions and more. Check them out!
Fall 2016 New Student Class Photo
Mahalo to everyone who participated in Vulcan Orientation 2016! We had a blast putting the event together and we hope you had a good time and gained knowledge and experiences that will prepare you for your year here.
Check out this year's class photo:
... Can you find yourself?
Spring 2017 Pictures
Hoʻokahi ka Umauma - "One Heart" video
Check out the video that New Student Programs and the Lava Shoot created highlighting some of the outstanding programs and people at UH Hilo.
We'll keep you updated with all the great opportunities for new students on campus.
Like the New Student Program's Facebook page and never feel left out.