Outreach and Community

Outreach & Community

UH Mānoa is proud of its relationship with the local community. Every year, members of the university’s international community take part in numerous activities in cooperation with local organizations that enhance and draw attention to Hawaiʻi’s diverse international and multicultural environment.


Government Relations

Culture and Arts




UH Mānoa is a member of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) an initiative that aligns institutions of higher education with the United Nations in supporting and contributing to the realization of United Nations goals and mandates, including the promotion and protection of human rights, access to education, sustainability and conflict resolution.

UH Mānoa joined the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) in 2013, expanding and strengthening its ties with other top-ranked comprehensive research universities in Asia, Oceania, and the west coast of the Americas. As the only network of leading universities linking the Asia-Pacific, APRU is the Voice of Knowledge and Innovation for the region, bringing together thought leaders, researchers, and policy-makers to exchange ideas and collaborate on effective solutions to the challenges of the 21st century.