Hawaii Pacific University

country rank  688
world rank  1935

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University Overview

Founded in 1965, Hawaii Pacific University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Honolulu (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Hawaii. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Hawaii Pacific University (HPU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hawaii Pacific University (HPU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 53 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. HPU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym HPU
Founded 1965
Motto Holomua Me Ka Oiaio
Forward With Truth
Colours Blue and gray

University Location

Address 1164 Bishop Street
Honolulu (population range: 250,000-499,999)
96813-2785 Hawaii
United States
T +1 (808) 544 0200
F +1 (808) 544 9355

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 1164 Bishop Street
Honolulu 96813
+1 (808) 544 0238
800 669 4724

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Hawaii Pacific University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
WASC Senior College and University Commission


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC)

Affiliations

  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018