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Welcome to Campus Visit and Tours

Welina Mai K─ükou

Aloha! We are excited to welcome you to our campus at the University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo.

UH Hilo attracts students from across the Hawaiian Islands, the Pacific Islands, the US mainland, and abroad. We are located approximately three miles from the Hilo Airport, Rainbow Falls, movie theaters, shopping malls, and convenience stores.

Come Visit Us!

Campus Visit

1.5 hours

Campus Visits are available Monday - Friday at 9:30am and 2:00pm. Includes a guided tour of campus and a meeting with an Admissions Counselor.

Extended Visits

2.5 hours

Extended Visits are available Tuesday & Thursday at 9:30am and 2:00pm. We will take you on a guided tour of campus which includes visiting Hale ╩╗Alahonua, our newest on-campus residence hall. You will also have the option to speak with an Admissions Counselor and/or set up a meeting with a faculty member in your major.

Faculty meetings are only available during the Fall and Spring semesters.

Group Visits

2 hours

Do you have a school or community group that wants to visit UH Hilo? If so, we can customize a group visit experience. We ask that you provide 1 adult chaperone for every 10 Middle School students or 15 High School students.

If you'd like to view our campus on your own time please use our self guided tour guide!

Other Optional Tours

College of Pharmacy

To schedule a tour of the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, please call them directly at (808) 933-2909 or send an email to

College of Hawaiian Language

To schedule a tour of our Hawaiian Language building, Hale ʻŌlelo, please call them directly at (808) 932-7222 or send an email Lei Kapono at

Pacific Aquaculture and Coastal Resources Center (PACRC)

To schedule a tour of PACRC, please contact call them directly at (808) 933-3289 or send an email to Michele Kubojiri at

Schedule a tour of Agriculture Farm

To schedule a tour of UH Hilo's CAFNRM Agriculture Farm in Pana╩╗ewa, please send an email to Bruce Mathews at