2,692
Students
Financial aid thermometer
5,150
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
70
70%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

University of Hawaii–West Oahu is a 4-year institution located in Kapolei, HI, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 91-1001 Farrington Highway
Kapolei, HI  96707
United States
Contact Mr. Craig Morimoto
Email: uhwoadm@hawaii.edu
Phone: 808-689-2916

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
System, Networking, And LAN/WAN Management Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Australian/Oceanic/Pacific Languages Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences 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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Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
Restaurant, Culinary, And Catering Management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies 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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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

892
Applied
626
Accepted
2,692
Enrolled
70%
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Female Admissions

550
Females Applied
402
Females Accepted
73%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

342
Males Applied
224
Males Accepted
65%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.15
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required A minimum high school GPA of 2.7
Required for some programs Transcript of high school record
2 recommendations
Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: College transcripts

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st December 15th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st December 1st Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 16 21

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,272
In-state
20,232
Out-of-state
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Fees

240
Full-time student fees
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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

5,150
Avg. Financial Aid Package
2,931
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
1,768
Avg. Loan Aid
2,610
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
50%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met

Student Body

2,692
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
3%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.34%
Black or African American 1.67%
White or Caucasian 12.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.52%
Asian 38.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 29.87%
Two or more races 15.19%
Other 0.26%

Gender

Male (36.85%)
Female (63.15%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Faculty

77
Total Faculty
24:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 77
Part-time - 0
Male - 43
Female - 34