Careers at HPU

Careers at HPU

Aloha, and Welcome to HPU!

Hawai'i Pacific University is a learning community where staff, faculty, and more than 5,000 students come together from around the world to learn and work in a spirit of caring, honesty, freedom, and 'ohana (family). The University has three major campuses - downtown Honolulu, windward Hawaii Loa in Kaneohe and the Oceanic Institute in Waimanalo - and six satellite campuses on military bases, located on the island of O'ahu.

Cooperation, communication, and collegiality are the foundation of our community. We fulfill the responsibilities of our educational mission through mutual trust and respect, innovation and involvement, expertise, and intellectual fellowship. We offer all members of our community the opportunity to excel, including resources and rewards commensurate with individual contributions and potential. As a team, we are committed to serving our local and global communities and embrace our values of aloha, pono, and kuleana.

We seek talented and energetic people who thrive on challenge and innovation in supporting the mission and values of our university. HPU offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. 

For student employment, please visit Career Development Center.

To search for faculty and staff HPU employment opportunities, click on the button below

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Why consider a career with HPU?  Here are some of the benefits of employment . . .


Tuition Waiver  Hawai'i Pacific University provides tuition waiver for eligible full-time employees (100% waiver) and spouse/dependent children (80% waiver) who decide to pursue their higher educational goals at the University.

 18 Days Off  Hawai'i Pacific University recognizes 13 holidays and provides an additional 5 days off between Christmas and New Year's. That's 18 days annually in addition to accumulated vacation and sick leave benefit.

 Additional Benefits

  • Comprehensive Health Insurance coverage
  • Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, and AFLAC Voluntary Benefits
  • Retirement Plan with annual discretionary employer contribution after one year of employment.
  • Discounts with affiliated vendors and business partners including 24 Hour Fitness, Hawaiian Airlines, and Waikiki hotels.