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University of Hawaii at Hilo

Hilo, HI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate71%

About UH at Hilo

University of Hawaii at Hilo is a public, state university in the town of Hilo, Hawaii. UH at Hilo was founded in 1970. The university currently enrolls around 3,924 students per year, including 3,362 undergraduates.

UH at Hilo Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into UH at Hilo. The acceptance rate at UH at Hilo is 71%. In 2022, 1,679 students applied to UH at Hilo and 1,195 were admitted.

University of Hawaii at Hilo Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 71%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 79%

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College Info

200 West Kawili Street Hilo, HI 96720-4091

Campus Setting: Small Town

UH at Hilo Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UH at Hilo is Jul 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UH at Hilo is Jul 1.

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Wondering what life at UH at Hilo is like? There are approximately 3,924 students enrolled at UH at Hilo, including 3,362 undergraduate students and 562 graduate students. 81% percent of students attend school full-time, 72% percent are from HI and 28% percent of students are from other states.


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