Are You Ready?
Every journey starts with a single step. Start your journey as a Rainbow Warrior by taking these next steps.
Create your MYUH account so we can stay in touch with you. You must first create your UH username (click “Get A UH Username”) and then follow directions prompted on the website. Your UH Username account gives you access to the following:
Consider this a lifelong investment for your future. Help finance your journey by applying for financial aid, which includes grants, scholarships, federal work-study, and loans. To apply, submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by February 1, or as soon as possible. The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s Federal School Code is: 001610. Scholarship deadlines include:
Gain insight and a first-hand Mānoa experience by visiting with us at an event or on a guided campus tour with our very own Rainbow Warrior students.
Whether on-campus or a city near you, we offer events year round that were created specifically for you.
We offer tours and information sessions daily, Monday through Friday (excluding state holidays). Tours are guided by our very own Rainbow Warriors with an introductory information session hosted by an admissions counselor. Visiting from out of town? Our hotel partners offer special rates for our campus visitors.
Confirm your attendance at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa by submitting your $200 tuition deposit online.
Fall Deadline: May 1
Spring Deadline: No deadline, but application available in November
If you are interested in living on campus, you must submit the housing application. To begin the application process, you will need the following:
Applications for student housing will be available in January for Fall and November for Spring only. Housing assignments are sent to your UH Mānoa email account. Please note: After your application is complete, a housing contract will be delivered to your MyUH email account.
Unfortunately, if you do not send the housing deposit by deadline indicated on your contract, Student Housing will cancel your contract so they can assign your space to another student. It is critical that you check your UH Mānoa email account!Apply for Student Housing
You are required to purchase a meal plan each semester if you live in Hale Anuenue, Frear Hall, Gateway House, Hale Aloha Towers, Johnson Hall, Hale Kahawai, and Hale Laulima. You are automatically enrolled in the “Select 10,” a 10-meal per week plan that can be changed should you want more meals per week. If you are a commuter student or a student in the on-campus apartments, you do not have to purchase a meal plan, but do have the option if you choose.
Before you become a full-fledged Rainbow Warrior, you must submit your final documents to the Office of Admissions:
Every Warrior’s journey has a path. Create your class schedule and register for classes online through our standard registration system called STAR GPS. STAR GPS guides students to timely graduation by combining student history with their academic program information, creating a graduation pathway. Your registration appointment time will be assigned to you and can be found in MyUH Services (myuh.hawaii.edu) .STAR GPS
There is also the option to register for your classes through a first-year program called ACE. These are learning communities and grouped classes based on your major, experienced alongside 15 other students. Your class meets weekly to go over college success skills, promoting a smooth transition from high school to college. This is a great way to complete your college years in four, while also alongside new friends!ACE and First-Year Programs
Payment deadlines depend on when you register for classes. The Office of Registrar will post the deadlines online once they are available:Payment Deadline
The University offers a number of ways for you to pay your bill. Payments are accepted online, by mail, or in person. You may pay your bill online through MyUH Services (myuh.hawaii.edu). Search for or click on “Pay Tuition and Fees.” If you have applied for financial aid, and received an award, it will be reflected on your account.
The University offers you the option to pay your bill in one payment or through installments using a payment plan. Payment plans are only available for fall and spring terms and are not available for summer terms. The cost to sign up is a non-refundable, per-semester fee of $30 per plan. You may sign-up for a payment plan online. Search for or click on “Enroll in Payment Plan.”Payment Plans
We want to make sure all of our Rainbow Warriors are in fighting shape. Please submit your health clearance forms and immunization records to University Health Services. You can also find the forms online at http://hawaii.edu/shs/health_clearance. All students must comply with health clearance requirements to register for classes. Health clearance requirements:
We offer a variety of options to help you transition into the Rainbow Warrior way during the “Week of Welcome,” a week dedicated entirely to new and returning Rainbow Warriors. This week is filled with various events and orientations to help get our students ready for the semester. Your College or School may host an event - check it out!Week of Welcome
Living on campus? If you are living in the residence halls, they will have different orientation activities for you to participate in as well. Please check the Mānoa move-in website (when available) for information on your move-in dates.
For all new and incoming Rainbow Warriors, to officially welcome you to the University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Welina Mānoa encompasses everything you will need to connect yourself to campus. Welina Mānoa starts with a new student orientation called New Rainbow Warrior Orientation. There are both in-person and online modules for the first-time freshman, transfer student, as well as parent.Learn More
Welina Mānoa ends with a university-wide kick-off event called And the Adventure Begins. Kick-off the new school year with great food, entertainment, a campus-wide resource fair, speakers and plenty of prizes and giveaways! This event is open to the entire campus community, focusing on our new incoming students. All are welcome!
Monday, August 24, 2020
3:30PM - 6PM
OFFICIAL FACEBOOK GROUP CLASS OF 2024
You made it! Together, with other New Rainbow Warriors, you are starting a new journey and we want you to stay connected. Meet other new incoming students, ask questions, and learn more about your new campus! For incoming transfer students, you are still welcome to join and we would love to have you part of the group!
OFFICIAL FACEBOOK PARENT PAGE UHM-AZING ‘OHANA
Together, with other parents and families of New Rainbow Warriors, we want you to get connected, ask questions, and share in this new journey alongside others just like you. We would love to have you part of the group!