Graduate Application

Admission to any of the graduate or certificate programs at Hawai'i Pacific University is based on academic ability and potential for success.  Academic ability is evaluated on the applicant's past academic performance.  All applicants must also hold a bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) for master's level programs, or hold a master's degree (or its equivalent) for doctoral level programs from an accredited college or university.  Although not required for admission, professional work experience, as well as, involvement in organizational or community activities may also be used in the evaluation.  

Currently accepting applications for Fall 2018 and Spring and Summer 2019 (Academic Calendar). Please note that supporting documents should be sent with or after you submit the online application. 


Doctorate, Masters, or Graduate Certificate Programs              

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Returning HPU Graduate Students

(Complete and email to your graduate admissions counselor)   


Graduate special status (non-degree) application   

(Complete and email to your graduate admissions counselor)                                


graduate visiting program (masters)                                           

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 Graduate Recommendation Form                                         

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