Hale Kahawai was built in 1964, and originally housed 140 women. “Hale Kahawai” means “house by the stream” in Hawaiian. After some re‐models, it now holds 156 residents and is a co‐educational facility.
Hale Kahawai is a 4-story building accessible by stairs. It is located at the entrance to Manoa valley. Hale Kahawai 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:
Assistant Residence Director
Joanna has lived in nearly every region of the United States, including Alaska, where she graduated high school. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Religious Studies, and is currently in a Master’s degree program in the same subject.