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University of Hawaii at Hilo Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

4,079 Students

78% Admitted

  • 3,539 full time
  • 777 part time
  • 1,361 men full time
  • 1,941 women full time
  • 1,549 applied
  • 1,097 admitted
  • 398 enrolled

2,971 Undergraduates

$7,200 Tuition/Year

  • 617 Graduates
  • 111 Non-Degree
  • $7,200 in state
  • $450 fees
  • $8,248 room & board
  • $1,040 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Far West Town, remote from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Ellyssa from Yucaipa, CA
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  • The University is very student driven and involved. There's always outdoor activities through the Outdoor Edventure program. All my professors so far have been very involved and truly interested in…

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  • Francis from Hilo, HI
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  • The University of Hawaii at Hilo is currently in renovation, building up to attract the prospective student. Due to its diversity of student, the university provides the necessary tools for…

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  • UH Hilo made me feel welcome from the very moment I landed via airplane in Hilo. The orientation made me (and my mom) feel safe and welcome, and we both KNEW…

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
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  • Chandi
  • I am a current student here

    Not only do I enjoy the beautiful campus but I also love the friendly environment that I am constantly surrounded by every day. I must say I live in the most extraordinary place in the world. Hawaii has it all. From luxurious beaches to snow at the top of the mountains, you can take with you everything that constantly surrounds you. It is a life changing experience that will change your view of life forever. This university is valuable because of its diverse surroundings, landscape, people, class availability, friendliness, cultures, and freedom. I wouldn't be the person that I am today If I had not been able to experience such an amazing University!

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  • Devin from Palmer, AK
  • I am a current student here

    What's a better place to go to school then Hawaii?? i don't know because it is amazing here. The Big Island has so much to offer during your free time you'll never run out of things to do.

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