Founded in 1976, University of Hawaii-West Oahu is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Kapolei (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Hawaii. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, University of Hawaii-West Oahu (UHWO) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Hawaii-West Oahu (UHWO) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 42 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 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UHWO also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
|Name||University of Hawaii-West Oahu|
|Colours||Red and black|
|Address||91-1001 Farrington Highway
Kapolei (population range: 10,000-49,999)
|T||+1 (808) 689 2800|
|F||+1 (808) 689 2901|
|Local students Local student||5,000-7,500 US$
|International students Int'l student||17,500-20,000 US$
|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 Office||96-129 Ala Ike
Pearl City 96782
+1 (808) 454 4700
(866) 299 8656
|Sport Facilities||Not reported|
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
WASC Senior College and University Commission
Year of first Accreditation
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