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Welina Mai Kākou

Aloha! We are excited to welcome you to our campus at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo.

UH Hilo campus and surroundings (photo: Andrew Hara)

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

Individual & Family 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..

Schedule a Campus Visit

Extended Visits

2.5 hours

Extended Visits are available Monday - Friday at 9:30am and 2:00pm.

Includes a guided tour of campus and a meeting with an Admissions Counselor. Also, you have an option of viewing one of our residence halls and/or speak to a faculty member in your major.

Schedule an Extended Tour

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.

Schedule a Group Visit

There are some times that we are not available to give you a guided tour of our campus. Choose this option to get a copy of the Self-Guided Tour packet to explore our campus with your family.

Get the 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 pharmacy@hawaii.edu.

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 donnette@hawaii.edu.

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 mkubojir@hawaii.edu.

Schedule a tour of Agriculture Farm

To schedule a tour of UH Hilo's Agriculture Farm in Pana'ewa, please send an email to Bruce Mathews at bmathews@hawaii.edu.