Housing and Accommodations

The HELP Program has the following accommodations options available to our students during their studies at UH. The Housing Coordinator will assist you by providing information and quotes, making reservations and assisting you after arrival should any issues arise. There is a non-refundable Accommodations Placement Fee of $250 for each student who requests accommodations through the HELP program. Airport pick-up and drop-off are included with each placement and will be arranged by the Housing Coordinator.
 

For more details about the types of accommodations available, please read the descriptions below.

Homestay

Living with a host family is a great way to improve your English skills and learn about Hawaiian and American cultures.  Students will have a furnished room with a bed, bedding, desk, chair, closet and/or dresser.  The homestay meal plan is breakfast and dinner seven days a week.  The typical commute time to school from a host family is about 45-60 minutes.

Placement Fee $250 (non-refundable; includes round-trip airport transfer)
Additional Placement Fee $250 (for housing changes after arrival)
6 Weeks $1,650
8 Weeks $2,200
Additional Week $275
Additional Day $50

 

Dormitory/Student Residence

Staying in a dormitory provides a chance to live with other students and experience a more independent lifestyle.  It is a good choice for those who like being around people and prefer a noisy and active environment.  It is located one block from UH and has a swimming pool, security gates, coin laundry facilities and on-site parking.  Students are responsible for buying and preparing their own meals daily.  Students must buy their own bed sheets, pillows, blankets, bath towels and kitchen items.  Dormitories must be booked for the entire semester (17 weeks) beginning in January, May or August.  There are NO REFUNDS once the booking has been completed.  

Placement Fee $250 (non-refundable; includes round-trip airport transfer)
Additional Placement Fee $250 (for housing changes after arrival)
Deposit $650 (non-refundable)
Single (17 weeks) $4,800
Double (17 weeks) $3,400

 

Studio Apartment or Condominium

Living in an apartment or condominium is a good choice for students who want to live in Waikiki near the many shops, restaurants, nightlife and beaches. All rooms are fully furnished and have a kitchenette and bathroom. Bed sheets, pillows, blankets, bath towels and kitchen items are provided. Students are responsible for buying and preparing their own meals daily. The typical commute time to school from a Waikiki studio is about 15-25 minutes.

Placement Fee $250 (non refundable; includes round-trip airport transfer)
Additional Placement Fee $250 (for housing changes after arrival)
Deposit $250 (refundable within 30 days of departure)
Departure Cleaning Fee $150
6 Weeks $2,700
8 Weeks $3,600
Additional Week $450
Additional Day $65

 

Hotel

Hotel stays are best for students who are staying for a short period of time or would prefer the extra services and amenities that hotels provide.  Please contact the Housing Coordinator at info@studyandstayhawaii.com for rates.

Cancellation Policy

Please read the Student Housing Cancellation Policy here.