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Manoa Campus Resources

There are many unique services available to veterans and military connected students at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. The following offices are listed with a description of their services, as well as their contact information.

VetSuccess on Campus (VSOC)

Services offered:

  • Assisting with access to VA benefits, such as providing information on submitting a claim for Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment (VRE) as well as locating community and campus resources
  • Assisting with providing Veteran-specific career and employment services
  • Providing supportive guidance to ensure Veterans’ health, education, and VA benefit needs are met, while utilizing their VA educational benefits
VetSuccess on Campus (VSOC)
Address 2600 Campus Road, QLC 310
Point of Contact Claire Kusakabe, VSOC Counselor
Phone (808) 956-2192
Office Hours Tuesday: 8:00am – 4:30pm
Friday: 8:00am – 4:30pm

Office of the Registrar – Veterans Affairs (VA)

UHM accepts Veteran Affairs (VA) educational benefits for active duty, dependents, National Guard, Reservist, and veterans. Please visit for information about how to use VA education benefits at UHM. In addition, the Mānoa campus VA Certifying Official is located in the Office of the Registrar. The VA Certifying Official can provide information about VA educational benefits, certifying and monitoring veterans’ enrollment, , and other academic information.

Office of the Registrar – Veterans Affairs (VA)
Address 2600 Campus Road, QLC 010
Phone (808) 956-8010

General Campus Resources

To further enhance your experience at UH Manoa we have provided links and contact information for numerous campus resources that may be of benefit to you.

Counseling and Student Development Center (CSDC)

Confidential counseling and support services to assist in transitioning into an academic career and managing personal responsibilities.

Counseling and Student Development Center (CSDC)
Address 2600 Campus Road, Room 312
Phone (808) 956-7927
Point of Contact Allyson Tanouye, Ph.D (Director/ Psychologist/ Specialist)

Financial Aid Services (FAS)

Money/resources to help bridge the gap between your own resources and the amount needed to pay for the cost of attending college.

Financial Aid Services
Address 2600 Campus Road, Room 112
Phone (808) 956-7251
Point of Contact Jacob Nakasone (Counselor)

KOKUA (Disability Access Services)

Services to students with disabilities / disability services (registration, faculty and college liaison, classroom exam accommodations, etc.)

KOKUA (Disability Access Services)
Address 2600 Campus Road, Room 013
Phone (808) 956-7511
Fax (808) 956-8093
Point of Contact Jodi A.-K. Asato (Counselor)

Pacific Alliance / Center on Disability Studies

Resources for students with disabilities who are majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM).

Pacific Alliance / Center on Disability Studies
Address 1776 University Avenue, UA 4-6
Phone (808) 956-4457
Point of Contact Steve Brown, Pacific Alliance Program Coordinator

Learning Assistance Center

Developing effective study strategies and workshops on managing time, reading more effectively, note taking, and exam preparation.

Learning Assistance Center
Address 2425 Campus Road, Mezzanine 1
Phone (808) 956-3456
Point of Contact Rosemarie V. Woodruff, Ph.D. (Director)

University Health Services Manoa (UHSM)

Medical services and programs (these include general medical care on a walk-in basis; pharmacy and clinical laboratory, etc.)

University Health Services Manoa (UHSM)
Address 1710 East West Road
Phone (808) 956-8965
Point of Contact Kristen Scholly, Ph.D. (Health Promotions Coordinator)

University of Hawaii at Mānoa Children’s Center (UHMCC)

Campus child care for children ages 2-5 at the UHMCC. Up to 50% direct child care subsides is available for student parents with our CCAMPIS (Child Care Access Means Parents In School) Program. Priority given to military families. (Learn more…)

University of Hawaii at Manoa Children’s Center (UHMCC)
Phone (808) 956-7963
Point of Contact Kara Nishijima (CCAMPIS Student Services Coordinator / Resource Teacher)

Student Veteran Lounge:

Located in Saunders Hall room 222

A place to study, socialize, and receive Math & Science tutoring. Open Monday through Friday 0800-2030.

Campus Employment Opportunities:

Student Employment at UH

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Contact Information

Office of Veteran Student Services
University of Hawaii at Manoa
2600 Campus Road
Queen Liliuokalani Center 310
Honolulu, Hawaii 96822

Hours: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm (appointments preferred)
Phone: (808) 956-2192

Donate to the Veteran Scholarship Fund

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The purpose of this fund is to support veteran and military connected students at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Funds shall be used for costs associated with attendance (e.g. tuition, books, fees, etc.) The Office of Veteran Student Services understands and recognizes the unique needs of veterans and their families and has created this account to provide continued support for veteran and military connected student success.