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 $200 for each student who requests accommodations through the HELP program. Airport pick-up and drop-off can be arranged by the Housing Coordinator.
 

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

Housing Options & Prices 2015

 

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 30-60 minutes.

Placement Fee $200 (non-refundable)
Additional Placement Fee $200 (for housing changes after arrival)
Round-trip Airport transportation $100 (mandatory for all homestay bookings)
4 Weeks $1,120
6 Weeks $1,680
8 Weeks $2,240
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 $200 (non-refundable)
Additional Placement Fee $200 (for housing changes after arrival)
Round-trip Airport transportation $100 (recommended for dormitory bookings)
Deposit & Fees $650 (non-refundable)
Single (17 weeks) $5,200
Double (17 weeks) $3,600

 

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 $200 (non refundable)
Additional Placement Fee $200 (for housing changes after arrival)
Round-trip Airport transportation $100 (mandatory for condominium bookings)
Deposit & Fees $250 (non-refundable)
4 Weeks $2,000
6 Weeks $3,000
8 Weeks $4,000
Departure Cleaning Fee $150

 

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.