Transfer Options to UHM

There are three (3) different ways to transfer to UHM from Honolulu Community College, Kapi’olani Community College, Leeward Community College, and Windward Community College.

  1. Ka`ie`ie Degree Pathway Program
  2. Automatic Admission
  3. Standard Transfer

Please view the chart below for an overview of the different ways to transfer.

 

 
Ka`ie`ie Transfer
Automatic Admission
Standard Transfer
Eligibility requirementsStudents who have been accepted into the Ka`ie`ie Pathway Program as a joiner, have been in Ka`ie`ie for at least one (1) semester, and are ready to make UHM their home campus (with or without an Associate degree).

Have completed at least 24 transferable credits at OR completed 12 transferable credits and currently enrolled in 12 transferable credits.

Students cannot have a prior college degree or history of probation/suspension/dismissal from the transfer institution.
Students who are in their final semester of their Associate degree at any of the UH Community Colleges or who have at least 54 credits completed at any of the UH Community Colleges by the end of the semester and a 2.0 cumulative GPA.

Students cannot have a prior college degree or history of probation/suspension/dismissal from the transfer institution.
Students who are currently or were previously enrolled at a college or university other than UHM and have completed 24+ transferable credits or completed at least 12 transferable credits and have at least 12 transferable credits in progress.
GPA requirements2.0 Resident

2.5 Non-resident
2.0 Resident

2.5 Non-resident
2.0 Resident

2.5 Non-resident
Application FeeNo fee – $70.00 is paid when students join the Ka`ie`ie Pathway ProgramWaived$70.00
Application periodFall: Rolling until 2/1

Spring: Rolling until 9/1
Fall: 2/1 – 3/1

Spring: 9/1 – 10/1
Fall: Rolling until 3/1

Spring: Rolling until 10/1
Application deadlineFall: 2/1

Spring: 9/1
Fall: 3/1

Spring: 10/1
Fall: 1/5 (international) & 3/1

Spring: 9/1 (international) & 10/1
Registering at UHMRegister with continuing UHM studentsRegister with new/transfer studentsRegister with new/transfer students
Tuition Deposit$200 (required for early registration)$200$200
UHM Transfer evaluationCredits evaluated at the time of acceptanceCredits evaluated when the tuition deposit is receivedCredits evaluated when the tuition deposit is received
ApplicationSee your Ka'ie'ie Counselor at your UH community college campus.Email invitation sent to hawaii.edu email, application in STAR advisor notes.Apply online: http://apply.hawaii.edu

 

Click here for the official Ka`ie`ie Degree Pathway Program website

 

Automatic Admission

This transfer option is for students who are in their final semester of their Associates degree at any of the UH community colleges or who have at least 54 credits completed at the UH community colleges by the end of the semester and a 2.0 cumulative GPA. Students cannot have a prior college degree or history of probation/suspension/dismissal from the transfer institution.

This transfer option is by email invitation only via your hawaii.edu email and it is not guaranteed that you will receive this invitation.

 

 

Standard Transfer

This option is for students who

  • Want to transfer to UHM and,
  • Who are not planning to receive an Associate degree from any of the UH community colleges and,
  • Are not part of the Ka`ie`ie Degree Pathway Program

 

Click below on how to apply to UHM as a:

Transfer Student

International Student