Next Steps - Academic

  • An Academic Advisor will assist you in selecting your first semester courses – including a writing course, math course, and first semester course required for your major.
  • A fourth, or fifth course will be selected from either General Education, or other lower division course offerings with your input.
  • Contact advising@hpu.edu if you would have any questions, or want to jump start the process. Otherwise, you can expect your academic advisor to reach out and make the initial contact.

  • Send Transcripts & Test Scores
    • Have your final high school transcript sent to the Admissions Office (1 Aloha Tower Drive, Honolulu, HI 96813). [by July 1]
    • If you have taken any AP or IB examinations, have the scores sent to the Admissions Office (1 Aloha Tower Drive, Honolulu, HI 96813). [by July 1]
    • If you have earned any college credits, have the transcripts sent to the Admissions Office (1 Aloha Tower Drive, Honolulu, HI 96813). [by July 1]
    • Contact admissions@hpu.edu if you have any questions about transcript or test score submission.

  • Submit Health Clearance and Check your Health Insurance
    • Complete the Health clearance forms for MMR, and the TB risk assessment and Tuberculosis health clearance form and submit to the Admissions Office. [by August 1]
    • International students and certain student populations (e.g., student athletes) are required to demonstrate proof of medical coverage. For more information click here.

  • Now is the time to make your schedule adjustments.
    • If you have earned AP, IB, or credit for college courses, make sure they have been received and applied to the major you have selected.
    • Confirm you are not repeating a course for which you’ve already received credit.
  • Review HPU’s registration policy. Be aware that adjusting your schedule after classes begin could result in additional financial responsibility.

  • Order your textbooks. You can pre-order and purchase your textbooks from the HPU bookstore located downtown at Aloha Tower Marketplace.