Hale Laulima

Kahawai and Laulima

Hale Laulima was built in 1968 and replaced the original Hale Laulima. It has always been a coeducational facility; and currently houses 160 residents.

Hale Laulima is a 4-story building accessible by stairs. It is located at the entrance to Manoa valley and provides a quiet and cool living environment, with quick and easy access to the Manoa Marketplace, a community library, recreation center, and a popular weekend open market.


Meet Our Staff:

KennyKenny Lopez
Residence Director

Aloha and E Komo Mai,
My name is Kenny Lopez and I am the Residence Director for Hale Kahawai and Hale Laulima. I received my Bachelors from the University of California at Davis in Chicana/o Studies and Spanish Literature and my Masters in College Student Personnel for the University of West Florida.  During my free time I enjoy exploring the beautiful island of Oahu, going on hikes, trying local restaurants, shopping and certainly playing a few games of volleyball every chance I get. Please stop by and introduce yourself and let me know I can help you make your time with us at UH- Manoa a great experience. Go Bows!!