Hawaii College Tuition Statistics

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees of Hawaii colleges is $5,016 for Hawaii residents and $15,075 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the average graduate tuition & fees is $14,499 for Hawaii residents and $21,652 out-of-state students.
The average living costs at Hawaii colleges is $14,745 when a student lives in on-campus facilities such as dormitory and school owned apartments. The off-campus living cost is $18,333 for academic year 2019-2020.
Below list shows colleges with highest and/or lowest college cost. We include only 4 years colleges for the statistics.

2020 Hawaii Colleges Tuition Comparison Table

The following table lists Hawaii colleges with colleges costs including tuition, fees, and living costs. For 4-years colleges and community colleges, the tuition & fees are the average of programs for an academic year ad for career/vocational schools (less than 2 years school), the tuition & fees are the costs for the largest program and length of program varies by institute.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesOn-Campus Living CostsOff-Campus Living CostsUndergraduate Tuition per Credit HourGraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
Chaminade University of Honolulu
Honolulu, HI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$26,134$24,00016,59715,967$868$1,000
University of Hawaii at Hilo
Hilo, HI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,752
($7,792)
$27,016
($12,184)
11,82222,090$846$1,107
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$34,218
($12,186)
$38,294
($16,814)
16,57916,579$1,389$1,558
Hawaii Pacific University
Honolulu, HI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$27,500$20,60020,94020,940$1,125$1,125
Honolulu Community College
Honolulu, HI
Public, 2-4 years
$8,310
($3,174)
--19,054$345-
Kapiolani Community College
Honolulu, HI
Public, 2-4 years
$8,420
($3,284)
--18,604$345-
Kauai Community College
Lihue, HI
Public, 2-4 years
$8,388
($3,252)
--22,094$345-
Leeward Community College
Pearl City, HI
Public, 2-4 years
$8,345
($3,209)
--19,054$345-
University of Hawaii Maui College
Kahului, HI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$8,414
($3,278)
--22,094$345-
University of Hawaii-West Oahu
Kapolei, HI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,544
($7,584)
--22,094$846-
Windward Community College
Kaneohe, HI
Public, 2-4 years
$8,330
($3,194)
--19,054$345-
Brigham Young University-Hawaii
Laie, HI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$5,720-12,75612,306$238-
Remington College-Honolulu Campus
Honolulu, HI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,614--12,951--
Hawaii Community College
Hilo, HI
Public, 2-4 years
$8,340
($3,204)
-11,82222,094$345-
University of Phoenix-Hawaii
Honolulu, HI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$9,552$16,752-8,080--
Institute of Clinical Acupuncture & Oriental Med
Honolulu, HI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$14,700---$330
Pacific Rim Christian University
Honolulu, HI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,300$10,20012,70011,613$450$550
Hawaii Medical College
Honolulu, HI
Private, 2-4 years
$25,387--27,000$320-
Hawaii Institute of Hair Design
Honolulu, HI
Private, Less than 2 years
$13,237--35,060--
Mauna Loa Helicopters
Kailua Kona, HI
Private, Less than 2 years
$98,750-----
Paul Mitchell the School-Honolulu
Honolulu, HI
Private, 2-4 years
$19,058--42,964--
IBS School of Cosmetology and Massage
Kahului, HI
Private, 2-4 years
$6,858--9,701--
Average$15,075$21,65214,74518,333$566$945