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.

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A Life-Changing Experience at HPU Read More September 01, 2021
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Shark Bites August 2021 Read More August 31, 2021
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Sep 16
Got Grindz Learn More
Sep 17
Student Government Association Presents: Constitution Day Learn More
Sep 18
Weekend Cruise: Hawaii Museum of Art (HOMA) Learn More
Sep 18
Paddle Boarding Learn More
Sep 18
CAB Presents: Kualoa Movie Tour Learn More
Sep 19
Weekend Cruise: Mini Golf Learn More
Oct 01
MATESOL Program Information Session Learn More
Oct 07
Graduate Admissions Information Session Learn More
Oct 14
Doctorate in Clinical Psychology Program Information Session Learn More
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Fall 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.

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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
Raleigh Aiden Johnson

Raleigh is a senior and is following his passion by majoring in marine science. He lives and studies at the scenic Hawaii Loa campus at HPU, and is also a member of the HPU International Vocal Ensemble and is a percussionist in the HPU Symphony Orchestra.

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Alumni Spotlight
Anita Harrington

While working on her master’s thesis at HPU, Harrington teamed up with a team of researchers from Japan, Canada, and Hawai’i to help discover a new species of jellyfish found off the coast of Japan.

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Faculty Spotlight
Robert Nakata, Ph.D., MBA

HPU Associate Professor of Engineering Nakata is a serial entrepreneur with 35+ years of experience at startups and public companies in the technology industry.

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