University of Hawaii West Oahu

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

96-129 Ala Ike

Pearl City, HI 96782

(808) 454-4700

Fax: (808) 453-6075



Contact: Robyn Oshiro

Admissions Specialist
Main Address

96-129 Ala Ike

Pearl City, HI 96782

(808) 454-4700

www.uhwo.hawaii.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,140

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 74

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,094

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 55%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Pacific Area/Near Rim Studies B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Forensic anthropology C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Networking/LAN/WAN Management B

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health System Administration C
Respiratory Therapy Technician C

History

History – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Environmental science C

Personal & Culinary Services

Restaurant/Catering Management B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration B

Security & Protective Services

Emergency Management/Homeland Security C
Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics 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.

University of Hawaii-West Oahu Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (808) 689-2800
Website: https://westoahu.hawaii.edu/
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.sis.hawaii.edu/uhdad/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Address: 91-1001 Farrington Highway, Kapolei, HI 96707-4507
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,049
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 39%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 890 (29% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $7,584
Out-of-state Tuition: $20,544
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 73%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,881

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

University of Hawaii-West Oahu Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at University of Hawaii-West Oahu.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1
Education 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 1
Grand total 6

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at University of Hawaii-West Oahu 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $7,584
Out-of-state $20,544
Books and supplies $1,058

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 161 73%
Grant or scholarship aid 124 56% $5,881
Student loan aid 69 31% $4,716

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,421 45% $6,194
Federal student loans 851 27% $6,790

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 693 244 449
Percent admitted 100% 82% 86%
Percent admitted who enrolled 31% 28% 33%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

University of Hawaii-West Oahu Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 3,049
Undergraduate enrollment 3,049
Graduate enrollment 0

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

University of Hawaii-West Oahu Accreditation

This institution is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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