Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

General Education Quarter Transfer

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March 15, 2018


Chelsea Kay-Wong
University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo
Office of the Registrar

College Deans and Directors
University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo

This memo is to certify that we as Deans and Directors, of our respective colleges with the University of HawaiÔÇÖi at Hilo as a campus, are willing to accept transfer credits from quarter institutions which meet the spirit of our UH Hilo course. A fractional credit to count as fulfilling the requirements for General Education as explained below beginning Fall 2018:

General Education Courses within Diversity, Foundation and Structural requirements of which the requirement is set at 3 credits per course, will be accepted as 2.66 transfer credits as meeting the requirement. Additionally courses meeting the Natural Sciences, Science Laboratory requirement, which is currently set at 1 credit, will be accepted as .66 transfer credits as meeting the requirement.

All other requirements must still be met in order for a student to receive a degree from theUniversity of HawaiÔÇÖi at Hilo to include but not limited to all credit requirements for each degree awarded.

Signed by:

Bruce Matthews, Dean, College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Natural Resource Management (5/23/18)
Michael Bitter, Dean, Arts and Sciences (3/15/18)
Keiki Kawai╩╗ae╩╗a, Director, Ka Haka ╩╗Ula o Ke╩╗elikolani College of Hawaiian Language (3/15/18)
Tam Vu, Interim Dean, College of Business and Economics (3/15/18)
Carolyn Ma, Dean, Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy (5/23/18)

Original with signatures on file with the Office of Registrar