Hawaii Pacific University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1164 Bishop Street, Suite 200

Honolulu, HI 96813

(808) 544-0238

(866) 225-5478

Fax: (808) 544-1136



Contact: Sara Sato

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1166 Fort Street Mall

Honolulu, HI 96813

(808) 544-0200

www.hpu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 7,113

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 622

Degree-seeking undergrads: 6,505

Graduate enrollment: 1,180

Setting

Urban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 76%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 70%


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Marine/Aquatic Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,B
Banking/Financial Services B
Business – General A,B
Business Administration/Management A,B
Business Communications B
Business/Managerial Economics A,B
Finance/Banking A,B
Human Resources Management B
International Business B
International Finance B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B
Travel/Tourism Management B

Communications & Journalism

Advertising B
Communications/Rhetoric B
Journalism B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B,C
Data Processing Technology A

Education

ESL Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Human Development/Family Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

Comparative Literature B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B
Premedicine B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Applied Mathematics B
Mathematics – General A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Behavioral Sciences B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B
Natural Resources & Conservation – General B

Physical Sciences

Oceanography B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B
Public Administration B
Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration A,B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B,C
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Hawaii Pacific University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(808) 544-0200
Website:www.hpu.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.hpu.edu/apply
Address:1164 Bishop Street, Suite 800, Honolulu, HI 96813
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,081
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):40%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,043 (50% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$23,440
Out-of-state Tuition:$23,440
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:95%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$10,838

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Hawaii Pacific University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Hawaii Pacific University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3523
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs31
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1111
Education223
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs3121
History2
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies122
Natural Resources and Conservation12
Physical Sciences1
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences131
Grand total12103014

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Hawaii Pacific University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services422
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Psychology1
Grand total962

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Hawaii Pacific University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$23,440
Out-of-state$23,440
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$17,320
Out-of-state$17,320

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid44995%
Grant or scholarship aid42991%$10,838
Student loan aid30464%$6,993

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,35559%$9,211
Federal student loans1,48637%$7,313

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Hawaii Pacific University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Hawaii Pacific University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants5,4521,5343,918
Percent admitted100%71%77%
Percent admitted who enrolled9%9%9%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Hawaii Pacific University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,081
Undergraduate enrollment3,436
Graduate enrollment645

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Hawaii Pacific University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels

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