EXPLORE MĀNOA: APPLICATION DAY

Explore Mānoa: Application Day - [Click for poster]
Sunday, November 19, 2017
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Campus Center - [Click for map]
2465 Campus Rd.
Honolulu, HI 96822

State of Hawai'i High School seniors, juniors, and families are invited to this FREE event!

The UH Mānoa Office of Admissions is hosting the 3rd annual Explore Mānoa: Application Day event this fall for State of Hawaiʻi high school upperclassmen and their families to discover the opportunities at UH Mānoa:

  • meet faculty, staff, & current students from various academic programs & student services
  • get familiar with the admissions process
  • submit an admissions application with assistance from an Admissions Officer
  • submit your FAFSA application with assistance from a Financial Aid Counselor
  • learn ways to finance college, including the FAFSA & UH Mānoa Scholarships
  • participate in tours of the campus, residence halls, & more
  • have photo booth fun - Rainbow Warrior style!
LIGHT REFRESHMENTS
will be provided at the event.
ACTIVITY TIMES VARY
This is a free-flowing event. (Review: Schedule )

This is a free-flowing event. To make the most out of your day, please plan to arrive early and take note of the times of the various activities.

SPECIAL SESSIONS

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
ACADEMIC PROGRAMS & STUDENT SERVICES FAIR
Review: "List of Participating UHM Resources"
(Campus Center Ballroom, 3rd floor)
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
CHECK-IN & REGISTRATION
(Campus Center Courtyard, ground floor)
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
LIGHT REFRESHMENTS & BEVERAGES
RAINBOW WARRIOR PHOTO BOOTH
(Campus Center Ballroom)
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
UH MĀNOA ADMISSIONS APPLICATION LAB
Review: "WHAT TO BRING" tab
(Campus Center Computer Lab, Room 316, 3rd floor)
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
FAFSA LAB
Review: "WHAT TO BRING" tab
(Campus Center Room 309-310, 3rd floor)
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

INFORMATION SESSIONS - MĀNOA SCHOLARSHIPS & FINANCIAL AID 101
(Campus Center Room 307-308, 3rd floor)

TOURS, Meet @ the Courtyard, ground floor

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

CAMPUS TOURS
Experience our beautiful campus first hand! Tours are led by UH Mānoa Student Ambassadors.

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
3:30 PM - 4:20 PM

STUDENT HOUSING TOURS
UH Mānoa recognizes & emphasizes the on-campus residential experience as an important component of the total higher education experience. Hop on the Rainbow Shuttle & tour first year housing options.

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
2:20 PM - 2:35 PM
2:40 PM - 2:55 PM
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
3:20 PM - 3:35 PM
3:40 PM - 3:55 PM

WARRIOR RECREATION CENTER TOURS
Take a tour of WRC, considered to be one of the best recreational facilities in Hawai’i, that promotes overall health & wellness for our Rainbow Warriors

At this Application Day event, HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS will have the opportunity to complete a UH Mānoa Admissions application and their FAFSA application.

HOW TO PREPARE

To complete a UH Mānoa Admissions application at this event, please:

To complete a FAFSA application at this event, please:

  • work with your parent(s)/legal guardian(s) to make sure that taxes were filed for the “prior- prior” tax year. (Example: For the 2018-2019 FAFSA, 2016 tax information must be reported.)

  • create your Federal Student Aid IDs (student & one parent/legal guardian) at: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa/filling-out/fsaid

WHAT TO BRING TO THE EVENT

Bring the following items to the Application Day event:

  • completed UH Mānoa Application Worksheet [PDF]

  • unofficial high school transcript from your counselor

  • $70 application fee payment (credit/debit card only; no cash) or your signed Application Fee Waiver Form [PDF]

  • (*for FAFSA only) copies of “prior-prior” year tax returns & W-2 forms for both student & parent(s)/legal guardian(s) (Example: For the 2018-2019 FAFSA, 2016 tax information must be reported)

  • (*for FAFSA only) student's & parent's Federal Student Aid ID & password so that you can electronically sign your FAFSA

UH Mānoa Campus Center

Click for a campus map [PDF]

ADDRESS – UH MĀNOA CAMPUS CENTER
2465 Campus Rd.
Honolulu, HI 96822

ON-CAMPUS PARKING
On-campus parking may require a fee.
Click for a campus map [PDF] highlighting visitor parking areas and Campus Center.

DIRECTIONS TO CAMPUS
The UH Mānoa campus is conveniently located just off the H-1 freeway, in Honolulu's Mānoa Valley.

From H-1 East & Waikiki to the UH Mānoa
Take exit 24B for University Avenue
Merge onto University Avenue
Keep right; Turn right on Dole Street

From H-1 West to the UH Mānoa
Take exit 24B for University Avenue
Turn right at University Avenue
Keep right; Turn right on Dole Street

THE BUS
The Honolulu city bus stops on campus at Sinclair Circle and other nearby locations. Visit TheBus for schedules and fare information.

SPECIAL INTERISLAND AIRFARE & HOTEL RATES
Visit http://manoa.hawaii.edu/admissions/visit/special.html

Questions?

Email: uhmevent@hawaii.edu

Phone number: (808) 956-7137

*The Office of Admissions hours is Mondays to Fridays from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (excluding state holidays).
*Registration is required for students & groups; receive an exclusive UH Mānoa tote bag at the event check-in.