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undergraduate admissions

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Meet our student ambassadors, Alex and Sierra, as they share their insight and first-hand experiences to life here on the Mānoa campus. Click on photos to learn more.

ALEX
Student ambassador Alex

Aloha & Welcome!

Alex
Junior, Kinesiology (Pre-Health)
Hometown: Elk Point, South Dakota
Hobbies: Frisbee golf, surfing, hiking and basketball
My Mānoa Experience
Access to College Excellence (ACE) Leader
Resident Assistant
Student Government (ASUH)
Student Employment
Registered Independent Organization (RIOs)
Intramural Sports (Football and Knocker ball)

Sierra
Student ambassador Sierra

NICE TO MEET YOU!

Sierra
Junior, English and Political Science
Hometown: Aiea, Hawaiʻi
Hobbies: Playing the guitar, food adventures, and Netflix!
My Mānoa Experience
Honors Program
Internships
New Student Orientation Leader
On-Campus Housing
Registered Independent Organization (RIOs)
Student Employment
Student Government (ASUH)

Academics

With 100 majors and more than 30 minors, our undergraduate programs provide you with ample choices.
Think freshman interest groups - these are grouped classes based on your major and experienced alongside 15 other students.
A community of scholars who value intellectual curiosity, risks, and challenges.

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how to apply

applicant type

I am a freshman because I can answer "Yes" to the following statement:
  • I am still in high school or I have not attended any post-secondary institution after graduating from high school.
LEARN MORE ABOUT THE FRESHMAN ADMISSION PROCESS
Important Dates
Spring 2017
09/01/16 Priority Deadline
10/01/16 Final Deadline
11/01/16 Late Application Deadline
Fall 2017
01/05/17 Priority Deadline
03/01/17 Final Deadline
I am a transfer student because I can answer "Yes" to all of the following statements:
  • I have completed, plan to complete, or will have completed any coursework at a regionally accredited college or university after leaving high school and before enrolling at UH Mānoa.
  • I wish to enter the UH Mānoa to earn my first bachelor’s degree.
LEARN MORE ABOUT THE TRANSFER ADMISSION PROCESS
Important Dates
Spring 2017
09/01/16 Priority Deadline
10/01/16 Final Deadline
11/01/16 Late Application Deadline
Fall 2017
01/05/17 Priority Deadline
03/01/17 Final Deadline
I am a 2nd Bachelors Degree seeking student because I can answer “Yes” to one of the following statements:
  • I have completed, or petitioned to earn a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university and wish to pursue a second bachelor’s degree.
LEARN MORE ABOUT THE 2ND BACHELORS DEGREE ADMISSION PROCESS
Important Dates
Spring 2017
09/01/16 Priority Deadline
10/01/16 Final Deadline
11/01/16 Late Application Deadline
Fall 2017
01/05/17 Priority Deadline
03/01/17 Final Deadline
I am an international student because I need an F-1 student visa to attend UH Mānoa. If you are unsure if you need an F-1 student visa please contact the Office of Admissions.

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL ADMISSION PROCESS
Important Dates
Spring 2017
09/01/16 Priority Deadline
10/01/16 Final Deadline
11/01/16 Late Application Deadline
Fall 2017
01/05/17 Priority Deadline
03/01/17 Final Deadline
Hoʻomaikaʻi (congratulations), on receiving your letter of admission. We are excited for you to join our Rainbow Warrior ʻohana (family). We encourage you to share the news of your admission with family, friends, counselors, and teachers - celebrate your accomplishment! In addition, we invite you to share this experience with other students using #makemanoayours

You will receive a welcome packet via postal mail, detailing your next steps on confirming your enrollment.
To get started now, go to the NEW WARRIOR CHECKLIST
NEW WARRIOR CHECKLIST

INVESTING IN YOUR FUTURE

Big dreams, but little budget? The education you've been hoping for is within reach. The University of Hawai'i at Mānoa offers financing and scholarship opportunities for incoming freshman (first-year) and transfer students.

Total Investment 2016-2017:

Expense: Resident WUE Non-Resident
Total: $28,833 $34,269 $50,865
Tuition $10,872 $16,308 $32,904
University Fee $860 $860 $860
Books & Supplies $952 $952 $952
Room & Board $13,030 $13,030 $13,030
Personal Expense $3,119 $3,119 $3,119