Sharks Bucks


Sharks Bucks is the student debit meal program at HPU that launched in fall 2016. This meal program is a cash-free alternative that will allow students to use their HPU UniCard like a debit card at participating merchants listed on the website throughout the valid terms. Students must adhere to the terms and conditions noted in the HPU UniCard Agreement.

Sharks Bucks funds deposited to the account are expended by performing sales transactions with participating merchants. The meal program funds are non-transferable. Cash withdrawals may not be made from the account. Refer to the Terms and Conditions for more details.

To sign up for the program - please complete the Sharks Bucks Program Agreement and drop off at Student Life (1 Aloha Tower Dr., Suite 1400) or email to


Participating Merchants

Downbeat Diner

American diner food with vegan and vegetarian options on most menu items
42 North Hotel Street
Dine in or Take Out: Call ahead to order your food 808-533-2328


Honolulu Coffee

Local coffee and baked goods
1001 Bishop Street
Dine in or Take Out: 808-521-4400 


American grilled food famous for their chicken wings 
1 Aloha Tower Drive #110
Dine in or Take Out: Call ahead to order your food 808-524-4668


La Creperie
Sweet and savory crepes, paninis, pasta, coffee, and more
1160 Fort Street Mall
Dine in or take out: Call ahead to order your food 808-859-3555


La Mision Taqueria
Authentic Mexican food
1148 Fort Street Mall
Dine in or Take Out: Call ahead to order your food 808-532-8226 

Long's Drug (CVS)
Groceries and non-perishable items
1088 Bishop Street (enter zip code 96813)


Palama Express

Convenience store selling a variety of groceries and non-perishable items
3 Aloha Tower Drive (next to Barnes and Noble Bookstore)