2,555
Students
Financial aid thermometer
11,000
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
57
57%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Brigham Young University–Hawaii is a 4-year institution located in Laie, HI, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 55-220 Kulanui Street
Laie, HI  96762-1294
United States
Contact Mr. Arapata P. Meha
Email: admissions@byuh.edu
Phone: 808-675-3731
Fax: 808-675-3741

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Hotel/motel Administration Checkmark
International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Tourism And Travel Services Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Health And Physical Education/fitness Checkmark
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Keyboard Instruments Checkmark
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Voice And Opera Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,295
Applied
748
Accepted
2,555
Enrolled
58%
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Female Admissions

803
Females Applied
412
Females Accepted
51%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

492
Males Applied
336
Males Accepted
68%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 3
Other requirements exist (see below)
Other requirements: Resum&,e of activities, ecclesiastical endorsement

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 15th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer March 15th Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 24 22 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

4,940
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Fees

5,746
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

11,000
Avg. Financial Aid Package
4,200
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
6,100
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,700
Avg. Loan Aid
1,400
Avg. Grant Aid
5,200
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
91% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
75%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
70%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,555
Total undergrad students
75%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (45.68%)
Female (54.32%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 57%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Culture Night, Foodfest and Songfest

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Tonga Club, Samoa Club, Hawaiian Club, Hong Kong Club and Japanese Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Golf Checkmark Division 2 No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Golf Checkmark No No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No

Faculty

228
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 121
Part-time - 107
Male - 145
Female - 83