Office of the Registrar

STAR Announcements and Updates

STAR-related announcements and updates will be posted to this page when there are large and impacting items. This page will be updated on a yearly basis and older items will be removed at that time. Please contact uhhstar@hawaii.edu for more information or with any STAR-related questions.

April 2021

Students who are unable to view registration for UH Hilo courses, may need to select UH Hilo as their drop-down selection.

For PC users:

  • Located on the top right corner of the GPS registration tab, please select the drop-down menu

For Mobile users:

  • Located on the top left corner, click on the three horizontal lines

For all users: Please then locate the Hilo record from the drop-down selection and it will automatically reload STAR.  You can then locate the semester that you would like to register for your UH Hilo course, and go into registration by clicking on the Register - Add/Drop Classes button.  Your UH Hilo course options will now be displayed. 

STAR GPS Drop-down located in top right corner Select UH Hilo from Drop-down list

Select three horizontal lines from top left corner

Select Drop-down button

Select UH Hilo from Drop-down list

Press Register Button

Posted 04/05/2021

March 2021

The message below will display on both STAR GPS and the Class Availability on March 20, 2021 on the day the STAR cart opens and close on August 31, 2021.

Special Fall 2021 STAR GPS Wording about course modality Special Fall 2021 Class Availability Wording about course modality

Posted 03/17/2021


Effective March 3, 2021: All bachelor programs for all catalog years will include in-progress courses in the Total Credits, Total Upper Division (UD) credits and Integrative Requirements WI, HPP and GCC. This update is located in the Graduation Total Requirements column on the Academic Essentials tab.

STAR Academic Essentials Graduation section for Total Credits now shows in-progress courses STAR Academic Essentials Graduation section for Upper Division Credits now shows in-progress courses STAR Academic Essentials Graduation section for Integrative Requirements

Posted on 03/17/2021