UH Community Colleges

You are eligible to apply to any of the seven UH Community Colleges. To apply, select the campus below and complete the quick and easy Kama‘āina Application created exclusively for the Class of 2023!

University of Hawai‘i Community Colleges

Why you should attend a UH Community College:

  • No Application Fee

  • Affordable Tuition
    The UHCC resident tuition rate is one of the lowest in the state! Just $131.00 per credit vs. $471 per credit at a Hawai‘i four-year university.

  • Need- and Merit-Based Scholarships Available
    The Hawai'i Promise Scholarship is a "last dollar" scholarship that provides free in-state tuition for qualified students who need financial help to pay for college. Learn more.

  • Access to Many Associate Degree or Certificate Programs
    Anything you want to pursue for your undergraduate college career – you’ll find it at one or more of our seven campuses. You can choose a liberal arts degree that transfers to one of the UH four-year campuses or select a career technical education degree, like business, nursing, automotive, culinary, digital media and many more.

  • Campuses on Every Island
    There are locations and UH Education Centers on every island so you don’t have to leave home for college.

  • Small, Flexible Class Sizes
    With an average size of less than 20 students per class, UH Community College classes allow for more personalized instruction, particularly important for new students adjusting to college life. Choose from in-person, online classes, day or evening classes.

  • Personalized Support Services
    Campus services include counseling, tutoring, healthcare, financial aid, library services, computer laboratories, free parking and other student services are available to help you succeed in school.

  • Quick Admissions Decision
    Campuses are prepared to send an admission decision within 1 week of receiving your Kamaʻāina Application so you won’t have to wait long to start making plans for college.

Learn more about the UH Community Colleges and why it’s the perfect fit for you.