About HPU

Campuses & Facilities

HPU combines the excitement of an urban downtown campus with the serenity of a residential campus set Dr. Jerry Agrusa talking with students in front of the Frear Center on the downtown campusin the green foothills of O‘ahu’s Ko‘olau mountains. The main campus is located in downtown Honolulu, the business and financial center of the Pacific. It is home to the College of Business Administration and College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

The downtown campus comprises six buildings in the center of Honolulu’s business district. One of these buildings is the HPU Frear Center, which houses state-of-the-art classrooms, a communication lab, and a high-tech information systems classroom. HPU’s Meader Library provides a multitude of general and specialized resources, including a business reference collection, a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) collection, and many online databases and journals. The circulating book collections support communications, computer studies, education, literature, social sciences, and other curriculum areas. Also available are study areas, group study rooms, computer work stations, and wireless Internet. The Tutoring and Testing Center provides free tutoring in all core subjects. The expanded downtown computer lab includes more than 420 computers for student use.

Eight miles away, situated on 135 acres in Kaneohe, the Hawai'i Loa campus is the site of the College of Natural and The Academic Center on the Hawaii Loa campusComputational Sciences and the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, as well as many general education courses. On the suburban and residential windward Hawai‘i Loa campus, academic life revolves around the Amos N. Starr and Juliette Montague Cooke Academic Center (AC). The AC houses classrooms; organic chemistry, nuclear magnetic resonance, and regular laboratories; faculty and staff offices; a theater; an art gallery; and the Atherton Library, which includes circulating and reference book collections in the areas of art, history, marine science, nursing, and Hawai‘i and the Pacific. Additionally, the library provides access to electronic books (e-books), databases, study rooms, computers, and wireless Internet.

The Oceanic Institute of HPU is a major research center specializing in marine biology, The Oceanic Institutemarine aquaculture, biotechnology, and ocean resource management. The Oceanic Institute is located on a 56-acre site at Makapu‘u Point on the windward coast of O‘ahu, Hawai‘i. Learning, internship, and research opportunities for graduates and undergraduates abound in this hands-on learning environment. All three sites are conveniently linked by shuttle.

HPU is also present on seven campuses on military installations on the island of O'ahu. The campuses are located at Pearl Harbor Naval Base, Hickam Air Force Base, Schofield Army Barracks, Fort Shafter, Tripler Army Medical Center, Marine Corps Base Hawai'i - Kaneohe, and Marine Corps Base Hawai'i - Camp H.M. Smith and provide U.S. service members, dependents, and U.S.D.O.D. personnel with educational opportunities.

Downtown Campus

Hawai'i Pacific University
1164 Bishop Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

Downtown campus

Hawai‘i Loa Campus

Hawai'i Pacific University
45-045 Kamehameha Highway
Kaneohe, HI 96744-5297

Hawai‘i Loa Campus

Oceanic Institute

Oceanic Institute
41-202 Kalanianaole Highway
Waimanalo, HI 96795, U.S.A.

The Oceanic Institute