Student Fall Schedule

The student schedule runs across 3 required and 1 optional day during the week before classes. These sessions and events provide opportunities for new students to learn about the university, meet faculty and staff, develop relationships, and explore the island. Below is a general schedule. A comprehensive schedule will be available at check-in. Listed events noted with an asterisk (*) require pre-registration and/or pre-payment.

Tentative Schedule: Fall 2018

10:00 A.M. Move-In begins for students residing at the Hawaii Loa Campus and Waterfront Lofts at Aloha Tower Marketplace

2:00 P.m. International Student Check-In with the Office of International Students and Scholars

4:00 p.m. Housing & Residence Life: Safety Meeting for Waterfront Lofts Residents Only

5:00 p.m. Transportation to Aloha Tower Marketplace from Hawaii Loa Campus

5:30 p.m. Passport Week Check In and Registration

6:00 p.m. Passport Week Kick-Off

  • Welcome from President John Gotanda
  • Meeting with Orientation Leader/Peer Mentor Group
  • Annual Candle Lighting Ceremony

8:00 p.m. Transportation to Hawaii Loa Campus from Aloha Tower Marketplace

9:00 P.M. Housing and Residence Life Events

7:00 A.M. Housing & Residence Life: Safety Meeting for Hawaii Loa Residents Only

8:00 a.m. Transportation to Aloha Tower Marketplace from Hawaii Loa Campus

9:00 a.m. University Convocation

9:35 a.m. Student Life and General Education

10:30 a.m. Student Breakout Sessions

11:30 a.m. Campus Tour and Lunch with Orientation Leaders

1:00 p.m. Resource Fair and Academic Breakout Session

3:00 P.m. University Business

4:00 P.m. International Student Check-In with the Office of International Students and Scholars

4:00 P.M. Residential Honors Program Session (mandatory for Residential Honors students only)

5:00 P.M. International Student Welcome Reception

5:00 p.m. Transportation to Hawaii Loa Campus from Aloha Tower Marketplace

5:30 P.M. Optional Socials (e.g., Commuters, Transfers)

7:00 P.M. Housing and Residence Life Events

8:00 P.M. Optional Activities

8:30 a.m. Transportation to Aloha Tower Marketplace from Hawaii Loa Campus

8:45 a.m. College Dean's Welcome

9:45 a.m. Explore Hawaii

12:30 p.m. Ohana Lunch with Orientation Leaders / Hānai Volunteers

1:30 p.m. Student Breakout sessions

2:45 p.m. E Komo Mai

3:00 p.m. University Business

5:00 p.m. Transportation to Hawaii Loa Campus from Aloha Tower Marketplace

8:00 P.M. Optional Activity: Silent Disco

There may be optional tours available on Saturday. More information will be available in May; prior trips have included a Circle Island Tour and Hike.

Contact the Office of First Year Experience!

Phone: 808-544-1116

Email: readysetgo@hpu.edu

Address: 1 Aloha Tower Drive, Honolulu, HI 96813