Welcome to the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (UHM)! Incoming students may feel overwhelmed by everything they need to do, from acceptance into the University, registering for courses, finding different resources on campus, and more. Don’t know where to look for information? Try the following!

For All Incoming Students

The following resources are important for all incoming freshman, transfer, and post-baccalaureate unclassified students. Click here to access the New Student Checklist.

  • Academic Advising Guide
    • Helps students find their academic advisors at UHM
  • Directory of Academic Advisors
    • A contact list of academic advisors on the UHM Campus
  • Chemistry and Math Placement Exams
    • Instructions on how to take the chemistry and math placement exam needed to enroll in CHEM 131, 161, 171 or MATH 140, 215, 241, 251A respectively.
  • STAR
    • The UH student account used to view general education and graduation requirements, to register for courses, and to access unofficial transcripts. STAR can also be used for searching for scholarships.
  • Class Availability
    • A list of course times, locations, and number of available seats offered each semester.  Courses are separated by their subject.
  • Catalog
    • A comprehensive guide to UHM programs, course offerings, services, tuition, financial aid, faculty, facilities, academic policies, and other information of general importance to UH Manoa students.
  • Financial Aid Services
    • The UHM Financial Aid Services is dedicated to making it possible for degree-seeking admitted students to attend UHM regardless of their economic circumstances.