Total Cost $14,596
Total Enrollment 3,974
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 15 : 1

University of Hawaii at Hilo
200 W Kawili St, Hilo, Hawaii 96720-4091
(800) 897-4456

The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo is a comprehensive, primarily baccalaureate institution offering a rigorous education in a caring, personalized atmosphere. As a regional, state-supported university, UH Hilo serves students from Hawaiʻi Island and from around the state. Additionally, UH Hilo enrolls students from the U.S. mainland and from many other nations, especially from Asia and the Pacific islands. The primary mission of UH Hilo is to offer high quality undergraduate liberal arts and professional programs. Selected graduate degree programs also are offered where need warrants and the University has strong expertise. UH Hilo offers “hands-on” learning, service, and leadership more »

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities ROTC (Army)
Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Study abroad
Student Services Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Not applicable
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus Setting Town: Remote
Disability Services Student 3% or less
Yearly Application Deadline 3/1
Admissions Office Phone (808) 974-7414
Admissions Office Email [email protected]
Admissions Office Address 200 W. Kawili St. Hilo, HI 96720-4091
Admissions Transfer URL
Admissions Website (find financial aid info here)
Application Website
Application Fee $50

In order to be accepted to University of Hawaii at Hilo, you should have:

  • A High School GPA
  • A High School Record
  • Completed a college prep course
  • SAT and ACT test scores
Test Scores
University of Hawaii at Hilo SAT SCORES
SAT Reading (25th Percentile) 410
SAT Reading (75th Percentile) 520
SAT Math (25th Percentile) 420
SAT Math (75th Percentile) 540
SAT Writing (25th Percentile) 400
SAT Writing (75th Percentile) 510
ACT Composite (25th Percentile) 17
ACT Composite (75th Percentile) 24
ACT English (25th Percentile) 13
ACT English (75th Percentile) 20
ACT Math (25th Percentile) 16
ACT Math (75th Percentile) 21
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Abigail R. on September 22, 2012 said:

Does this college allow home schoolers to attend?

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