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How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in UH Mānoa. Please review the admission process before submitting an application.

Application Deadlines

Priority Deadline
International Student Deadline
January 5
September 1
Final Deadline
March 1
October 1*
*Please note that not all services may be available when applying during the late application period.

Review the application process for:

To apply, please complete the University of Hawaiʻi System online application.

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Terms of Processing Post-Deadline Admissions Applications

Official documents (transcripts, etc.) must be submitted immediately to be considered for post-deadline admissions. Also understand that:
  • the application fee is not refundable or transferable;
  • if your application is incomplete at the time of review, it may be denied;
  • meeting the minimum requirements will not necessarily guarantee acceptance during this post-deadline period;
  • you are responsible for checking your application status and verifying that all required documents have been received by calling the Office of Admissions at (808) 956-8975;
  • your admissions decision may be delayed as late as the first day of classes;
  • Application processing time may take up to 4 weeks once the application is complete and all documentation required has been received by the Office of Admissions;
  • if accepted, your registration may be during the late registration period and you may be subject to the $30 late registration fee;
  • Registration for incoming students is currently ongoing;
  • you are not guaranteed your choice of classes;
  • your transfer credit evaluation and pre-requisite clearance will be delayed and will affect your financial aid eligibility;
  • you must be prepared to pay out-of-pocket for tuition, fees, etc;
  • If you apply for financial aid, the processing of your financial aid package will be delayed and there is a chance that you will not receive your financial aid award in time for the semester;
  • services and privileges, not restricted to the above, will be limited as a result of your post-deadline application;
  • if you are on a F-1, Student Visa, processing of your I-20 may be delayed;
  • You are not guaranteed student housing, you must prepare to live off-campus for the first semester;
  • there is no appeal to these conditions
By choosing to submit an application during the post-deadline time period, you are agreeing to these terms and conditions.
  • Spring 2018
    September 1
    Priority Deadline
    October 1
    Final Deadline

  • Fall 2017
    January 5
    Priority Deadline
    March 1
    Final Deadline
    Late Application Period


Contact Us

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Office of Admissions
2600 Campus Road, Rm 001
Honolulu, HI 96822-2385
800-823-9771 (Toll-Free)
808-956-7943 (Text V/T)
808-956-4148 (FAX)


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