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Colleges / University of Hawaii at Manoa

UH at Manoa Student Life

UH at Manoa is on a 320-acre campus in an urban setting in Honolulu, Hawaii. There are many activities and organizations for UH at Manoa students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

UH at Manoa also has fraternities and sororities.

UH at Manoa has a thriving Biology Club. In fact, more students participate in Biology Club than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at UH at Manoa include Pre-Medical Association, International Student Association, Katipunan and Timpuyog.

UH at Manoa students' favorite campus traditions are Taste of Manoa, Aloha Bash and UH Manoa Earth Day Festival.

Does UH at Manoa Offer Student Housing?

UH at Manoa offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.

The majority of UH at Manoa students live on campus. In 2021, 9% of undergrads at UH at Manoa lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 91% of students lived off-campus or commuted to UH at Manoa. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

UH at Manoa offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

UH at Manoa Athletics

At UH at Manoa there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at UH at Manoa:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Club Teamsheerleading Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Basketball NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Golf NCAA Division 1 Intercollegiate Club Teams
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Tennis NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Volleyball NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Sailing Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at UH at Manoa

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

University of Hawaii at Manoa is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The UH at Manoa campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

UH at Manoa offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to UH at Manoa

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to UH at Manoa, take Hawaii Interstate 1 to Honolulu, HI. If you need to fly, book your flight to Honolulu International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Hawaii you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore UH at Manoa's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

UH at Manoa Students

60%

Women

40%

Men

81%

Full Time

19%

Part Time

70%

In State

30%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

37%

21%

18%

17%

3%

2%

2%

0.40%

0.32%

Undergraduate Students

13,203

Graduate Students

4,822

Non-Resident / International Students

405

UH at Manoa Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

18,025

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

62%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$12,186

Out-of-State

$34,218

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Mar 1
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