Virtual Preview Days Schedule

Virtual Preview Days Schedule

Discover What It's Like to be a Shark!

Mahalo for registering for our Virtual Preview Day event, we are so excited for you to join us and explore all that Hawaiʻi Pacific University has to offer! Below you will find a detailed schedule for Saturday November 13, 2021 with links to join our exciting sessions. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to us at (808) 544-0238 or

Virtual Preview Day - Saturday, November 13, 2021 - 10:00 AM HST

10:00 AM - Welcome

Join us as we welcome prospective students like yourselves from all over the country and the world to our Virtual Preview Day event. 

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10:05 AM - Campus Tour

Take a virtual tour of our beautiful campuses in Downtown Honolulu, Kāneʻohe, as well as our Oceanic Institute at Makapuʻu Point. As a bonus, our campus tour guides will be live from our Waterfront Lofts at Aloha Tower Marketplace, showing you all our different housing options!

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10:15 AM - Beyond the Classroom: Campus Life, Island Life, and Studying Abroad

Meet current HPU students to learn about campus life, island life, and studying abroad!

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10:40 AM - Breakout Sessions

Join one of our informative breakout sessions: FAFSA 101 Workshop, How to Apply/Personal Statement Workshop, Academic Resources and Support.

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11:10 AM - HPU Swag Giveaway

Interested in winning some cool HPU swag? Be sure not to miss our HPU swag giveaway!

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11:20 AM - Talk Story with Admissions and Closing Remarks

Join us as we wrap up our Virtual Preview Day and bid our prospective students farewell. 

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11:30 AM - event ends

Breakout Room Sessions

For the best quality experience during our Virtual Preview Day, please make sure you have the most updated version of Zoom installed on your device. By doing so, you will be able to join your preferred academic session on your own.

Instructions on Joining Your Academic Session:

  • When Breakout Rooms open, you will see a Breakout Rooms icon at the bottom of your screen and a notification that says “Join a Breakout Room.”
  • A pop-up will appear showing a list of the different Breakout Sessions offered. When ready, please select “Join the Breakout Room" corresponding to the Breakout Session you would like to attend.

If you do not have the most updated version of Zoom you will not have the ability to join a breakout room on your own. Therefore, we will be asking you to please rename yourself to add the number of the Breakout Session you are interested in attending. EX: Brandon - 01

01- How to Apply/Personal Statement Workshop


02- Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) 101 Workshop


03- Academic Resources and Support