University of Hawaii-West Oahu

Kapolei, Hawaii

Overview

Address91-1001 Farrington Highway
School Websitewestoahu.hawaii.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
Level of StudyUndergraduate

University of Hawaii-West Oahu is a small public, 4-year college based in Kapolei, Hawaii that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 883 students applied to University of Hawaii-West Oahu. Of those students, 666 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of Hawaii-West Oahu was $7,272, in addition to fees of $240. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend University of Hawaii-West Oahu.

University of Hawaii-West Oahu has a 32% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Very High

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The University of Hawaii-West Oahu acceptance rate is 75%. To put this into perspective, 666 of the 883 students who applied to University of Hawaii-West Oahu in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of Hawaii-West Oahu is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of Hawaii-West Oahu had an SAT score between the range of 930 and 1,110. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of Hawaii-West Oahu was between 16 and 21 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to University of Hawaii-West Oahu as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of Hawaii-West Oahu, the tuition for in-state residents is $7,272. Combined with fees of $240, the $1,040 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $20,472 in tuition.

Students at University of Hawaii-West Oahu are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of Hawaii-West Oahu was $4,754 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 42%.

University of Hawaii-West Oahu Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio18:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to University of Hawaii-West Oahu.

University of Hawaii-West Oahu has a good gender split, with 67% of undergraduates being female and 33% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Hawaii residents; in fact, 97% of all students reside in Hawaii. However, 2% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at University of Hawaii-West Oahu is 18:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from University of Hawaii-West Oahu to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 45% students enroll at University of Hawaii-West Oahu part-time; the other 1,711 students enrolled full-time.

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