Military Community Financial Awards

New Students - military family members and retirees

Hawai‘i Pacific University and the College of Extended and Interdisciplinary Education support the military community by offering top tier programs while providing financial and student assistance.

Financial awards will be available to servicemembers as well as military family members and retirees.  Please see the information below for frequently asked questions specific to military family members and retirees, and feel free to contact your Academic Advisor or Base Coordinator for additional questions or clarification.

FAQs
HPU Military Awards

Q: Who is eligible for the HPU Military Award?
A: Military family members and retirees (with military IDs) who do not receive any other significant funding are eligible for the HPU Military Award. To remain eligible for the award, students must maintain a cumulative HPU GPA of 2.5.

Q: What is the HPU Military Award?
A: The HPU Military Award provides military family members and retirees with a $485 ($450 AY1516) per credit hour award that can be applied to all undergraduate courses taken on the military bases and online.

Q: Do I need to apply for the HPU Military Award or will I just receive it if I’m a military family member or retiree with an active military ID?
A: Yes, you need to submit a Military Award Application along with a Military Affiliation Verification Form to your Academic Advisor or Base Coordinator. You should submit documents at least two weeks prior to each fall semester (http://www.hpu.edu/AcademicCalendar/).

Q:Where do I apply?
A: Please Apply Here

Q:  Will I receive notification that I’ve been awarded the HPU Military Award?
A: Yes, you will receive an award letter via your HPU email account within two weeks of receipt of your scholarship application.

Q: What will awarded military family members and retirees see on their bill?
A: Military family members and retirees, taking 1-credit course as an example, will see the following charges based on their major degree:

 Tuition College of Extended and Interdisciplinary Education

 $775.00

 HPU CXE Military award

 -$485.00

 Amount Due:

 $290.00