Hawai‘i Community College – Pālamanui offering guided tours on Wednesdays in June

Hawaiʻi Community College
Thatcher J P Moats, (808) 934-2506
External Affairs/Rel Coord, Hawaii Community College
Posted: Jun 3, 2016

Hawaii CC - Palamanui
Hawaii CC - Palamanui

Hawai‘i Community College – Pālamanui is pleased to announce that the campus will host a series of guided tours on Wednesdays in June.

The tours will give prospective students and other community members the opportunity to see the new, sustainably designed facilities in North Kona and to learn more about the academic programs and how to apply.

“We are excited to be approaching our second academic year at our new state-of-the-art campus,” said Dr. Marty Fletcher, the Director of Hawai‘i CC – Pālamanui. “Our facilities and programs are a valuable resource for West Hawai‘i, and we want to ensure residents have an opportunity to get to know the campus.”

The tours are being offered every Wednesday in June at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m., starting on June 8. The schedule is as follows:

  • Wednesday, June 8, 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 15, 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 22, 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 29, 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.

To RSVP for a tour, please contact Pearla Haalilio at 969-8824 or haalilio@hawaii.edu.

The deadline to apply for the Fall 2016 semester is August 1. Classes start August 22.

About Hawai‘i CC – Pālamanui

Hawai‘i CC – Pālamanui opened in August 2015. It is a branch campus of Hawai‘i Community College and part of the University of Hawai‘i system. It is located in North Kona, mauka of the Kona International Airport. Hawai‘i CC – Pālamanui offers certificates and associate degrees from Hawai'i Community College. The campus also includes the University of Hawai‘i Center, West Hawai'i.

The Center is a gateway for residents of West Hawai‘i to undertake programs from other University of Hawai‘i campuses while continuing to live in West Hawai‘i. Programs from other UH campuses enroll and deliver courses to students in West Hawai'i using a combination of formats, including: online any-time, site-to-site real-time interactive video conferencing, and face-to-face participation. Local students have the advantage of campus-based resources and support (library, counseling, student activities) plus the opportunity to access an entire spectrum of associate, bachelor's and graduate degrees. To learn more about the campus visit hawaii.hawaii.edu/palamanui.