What will you study?

HPU sets you up for success.

HPU is different. You learn from professors who are top of their field, not only in academics, but in applied and industry knowledge. With this type of college education, you don’t just learn from lectures and textbooks. Courses at Hawai‘i Pacific University are hands-on and interactive. You study under and learn from faculty who excel at teaching face-to-face and in online environments, making your learning experience is seamless.


Join our virtual campus tour! Read More September 30, 2020
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Hawai‘i Pacific University Turns to Debbie Snell to Lead Sharks Athletics Read More May 14, 2021
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Hawai‘i Pacific University Bids Aloha to Third Butler Daughter with Degree in Nursing Read More May 07, 2021
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HPU eyes record first-time student enrollment Read More May 04, 2021
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Shark Bites April 2021 Read More April 30, 2021
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May 19
Undergraduate Admissions - Virtual Info Session Learn More
May 21
Graduate Admitted Students Next Steps Information Session Learn More
May 25
Virtual Transfer Info Session Learn More
May 26
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May 27
Financing Your Graduate Degree Information Session Learn More
Jun 18
Graduate Admitted Students Next Steps Information Session Learn More
Jun 24
Financing Your Graduate Degree Information Session Learn More
Jul 07
I am a Test Event! Learn More
Jul 08
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Summer 2021

You will fit right in.

HPU is different, and inclusive. You will experience things here that you won’t experience anywhere else in the world. You will receive a private university education and experiment with hands-on learning. Get ready to make friends who are also excited about new experiences, people, and perspectives.

Learn from the best.

HPU's diverse faculty come from elite professional and educational backgrounds. No graduate students teach in the classroom – meaning you’ll learn directly from the best.

Hawai‘i residents, HPU is committed to making a personalized private education affordable for every student from Hawai‘i. If you are an incoming freshman or transfer student, we are committed to helping you complete your college degree at HPU at a price you can afford.


Student Spotlight
Ashlynn Wells

First-generation college student, Ashlynn Wells, is paving the way for fellow Cambodian Americans to succeed through her educational journey studying abroad, creating content for HPU’s Communications and Marketing team, and being a leader on-campus.

Read More About Ashlynn's Journey
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Faculty Spotlight
Christian T. Gloria, Ph.D.

Public Health Department Chair Christian T. Gloria, Ph.D., finds great reward in mentoring society's future Public Health professionals, who will dedicate their lives to protecting others, preventing diseases, promoting health, and saving lives.

See what Christian says about his students
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Alumni Spotlight
Celina Barrios, Ed.D.

Celina Barrios was raised in California and came to Oʻahu for her undergraduate and graduate degrees. She earned an Ed.D. in Urban Education and Leadership from the University of Southern California and currently works as a Development & Communications Consultant.

See what Celina is up to after HPU
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