A program of the University of Hawai‘i, Student Housing Services provides on-campus housing to Manoa students in a variety of living arrangements that include traditional coed facilities, single and double occupancy rooms, suites and apartment units.
The East-West Center’s housing services are catered towards students in Asia-Pacific related studies, but dorms are available for graduate students on a space available basis. Married couples can also apply to live in these facilities.
Mike Nakao, Resident Coordinator
1810 University Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96822
The Atherton YMCA offers housing to men and women enrolled in any school of higher education.
This excellent resource is provided by the university to help students find housing. You can log into the student listings with your UH ID, which you should receive upon your acceptance and enrollment, or you can browse the “Additional Rental Links” to see more listings.
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There are also classified listings in many free publications around town, such as Midweek, Honolulu Weekly, and Downtown Planet.
UHM Parking Operations provides the free campus Rainbow Shuttle bus service for faculty, staff, students and visitors. The shuttle stops at various spots on campus, dormitories, university apartments in Manoa valley, and the nearby Moili‘ili neighborhood.
Students are eligible to purchase semester-based permits for the Lower Campus Parking Structure (Zone 20).
TheBus is renowned as one of America’s best municipal transit systems, and it has several stops around campus. UH Manoa students with a valid UH ID can pick up a University Bus Pass (U-PASS) sticker at the Campus Center Ticket, Information, & ID Office, the reduced cost of which is already covered by tuition and fees.
Campus parking maps exist for bicycles, mopeds, motorcycles, vehicles, as well as visitor parking.
HAWAI’I PLANNING ORGANIZATIONS
Hawai`i State Government
State Office of Planning
Commission on Water Resource Management (CWRM)
Hawai`i Community Development Authority (HCDA)
Hawaii Housing Finance & Development Corporation (HHFDC)
Office of Environmental Quality Control (OEQC)
Oahu Metropolitan Planning Organization (OMPO)
Honolulu Department of Planning & Permitting (DPP)
Kaua`i Planning Department
Maui Planning Department
Hawai`i County Planning Department, http://www.cohplanningdept.com/
Hawaii Urban Land Institute
The American Planning Association – Hawaii Chapter
The American Institute of Architects – Honolulu Chapter
Hawai`i Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects
American Society of Civil Engineers – Hawai`i Section
NATIONAL PLANNING ORGANIZATIONS
The DURP ʻOhana was established on July 1, 2017 as a recognized chapter of the UHAA (University of Hawaii Alumni Association), and operates under the nonprofit rules and guidelines of the Internal Revenue Code’s Section 501(c)(3).
Build bridges, promote relationships, and foster opportunities to support and strengthen the identity of the Department of Urban and Regional Planning (DURP) by working with the College of Social Sciences (CSS) and the University of Hawai‘i as a recognized chapter of the University of Hawai‘i Alumni Association (UHAA).
For more information, please visit the DURP ‘Ohana website.