What is the difference between a Direct International Exchange program and International Education Ogranizations (IEOs)?
Direct International Exchange Program: Student pays UH Hilo tuition to attend any of CGEE's partner institutions around the world. International Education Organizations (IEO's) are programs where students pay tuition directly to the host program/university.
When is the UH Hilo Study Abroad application deadline?
March 1st for Spring , March 1st for Summer , October 1st for Fall and Academic Year.
How to download an unofficial copy of student transcript ?
Student should start by signing into STAR (using MyUH Services login information) and click on transcript and choose “campus transcripts by semester.” Choose the “PDF” tab and slide the cursor to the bottom right of the document and click on the save button.
Can a student study abroad for more than one semester? Is there a maximum?
Yes, students can go abroad for a maximum of 2 years but only attend one university/school/program for a maximum of one year.
A VISA is an official document allowing students permission to enter a specific country for a period of time. For most study abroad programs that are longer than 90 days, students will need a VISA. Usually students can travel on a tourist VISA if the program is less than 90 days.