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The University of Hawaii at Manoa, founded in 1907, is a public institution. Its mid-Pacific location offers unique opportunities for the study of Asian and Pacific cultures, marine sciences, evolutionary biology, international business, foreign languages and planetary sciences. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, and Tropical Agriculture; and the Schools of Accountancy; Architecture; Hawaiian, Asian and Pacific Studies; Law; Medicine; Nursing; Ocean and Earth Science Technology; Public Health; Social Work; and Travel Industry Management. Its 300-acre campus is located in Manoa Valley, a residential area near the center of metropolitan Honolulu.

Website: manoa.hawaii.edu/

Public
Co-ed
12,631
Undergraduate
Students
(57.6%) 7,271 Women
(42.4%) 5,360 Men
4,859
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
58% of 16,244 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.74
SAT Math
589 average
530-640 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
589 average
540-630 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
24 average
21-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $29,823
Out-of-state: $51,855
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $12,186
Out-of-state: $34,218
Room and Board
$13,366
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Freshman Award
$15,787
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$24,223
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
1,153
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 35% of classes
20-29 students: 21% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 5% of classes
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Campus Life

Honolulu Population
374,658
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Honolulu
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
23% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
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Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
39.9% Asian
1.8% Black/African-American
2.0% Hispanic/Latino
16.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
18.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
21.2% White
0.3% Unknown
International Students
3.1% from 55 countries
First-Year Students Returning
81.1%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
34.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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