School Overview

University of Hawaii at Hilo is a Public, 4 years college located in Hilo, Hawaii. UHH ranked 3rd in Hawaii Colleges and 19th in Federal Region IX.
It has a total enrollment of 3,165 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. UHH's acceptance rate is 92.17% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Hawaii at Hilo is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Contact Information
Address200 W Kawili St, Hilo, HI 96720-4091
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (smaller programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Hawaii at Hilo is 92.17% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 17.17%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate92.17 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)17.17 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

UHH's 2022 tuition & fees is $7,838 for Hawaii residents and $20,798 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $12,230 for Hawaii residents and $27,062 for out-of-students.
Hawaii ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,838$20,798
Graduate Tuition & Fees$12,230$27,062
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 3,165 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 402 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UHH has 2,671 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 494 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students3,165
Undergraduate Students2,671
Graduate Students494
Online Enrollment402

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs45 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

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On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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