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Hawaii Community College

Hilo, HI 2-Year Public
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About Hawaii CC

Hawaii Community College Overview

Hawaii Community College is a public, state school in a small town setting in Hilo, Hawaii. Hawaii CC was founded in 1954 and enrolls 2,603 undergrads and no graduate students. Hawaii CC offers on-campus housing for students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing.

📆 Mark your calendar! August 1, 2023 is the final deadline to submit an application for the Fall 2023 semester.

Planning to play sports? Hawaii CC has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Hawaii CC on the Student Life page.

2022 Hawaii CC Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
In-State Tuition $3,144
Out-of-State $8,280

Is Hawaii CC a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can give you a sense of how competitive a college is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a clearer sense of what Hawaii CC offers and if the college seems like a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Hawaii CC

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It guages how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Hawaii CC Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Hawaii CC by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Hawaii CC directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Hawaii CC

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Hawaii CC's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Hawaii CC.

Based on this information, is Hawaii CC the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Hawaii CC a good school for you?

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Where is Hawaii Community College Located?

Hawaii CC is located in the small town setting of Hilo, Hawaii.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Hawaii CC and Hilo are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1175 Manono Street Hilo, HI 96720-5096

Campus Setting: Small Town

Hawaii CC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Hawaii CC is Aug 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Hawaii CC ACT Scores

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Hawaii CC SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Hawaii CC Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$12,200

In State

$17,336

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$3,144
$8,280
Fees
$60
$60
Housing
$8,996
$8,996
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Unknown

Full Time

Unknown

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,603

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,204

Out-of-State

$8,340

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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