Hawai’i Promise is a scholarship program to provide free in-state tuition for qualified University of Hawai’i Community College students with financial needs. Hawaii Promise covers direct education costs (tuition, fees, books, supplies and transportation) for eligible students.
For academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees for Colleges in Hawaii is $5,016 for in-state and $18,445 for out-of-state. Among Colleges in Hawaii , Mauna Loa Helicopters has the most expensive tuition & fees of $98,750 and Brigham Young University – Hawaii has the lowest tuition & fees of $5,720.
Both public and private universities and colleges are located on the islands that make up Hawaii . The University of Hawaii system has campuses in Hilo, Kahului, Kapolei and the state capital of Honolulu – where the campus includes the School of Hawaiian Knowledge.
Ranking Top 8 Most Affordable Bachelor’s Degree Colleges in Hawaii Brigham Young University-Hawaii . Pacific Rim Christian University. University of Hawaii at Manoa . University of Hawaii Maui College . University of Hawaii at Hilo . Chaminade University of Honolulu. University of Hawaii-West Oahu . Hawaii Pacific University.
That being said, it’s no secret why Honolulu is often ranked in the Top 3 Most Expensive Cities in the U.S. According to a study by the Missouri Economic Research and Information Center in 2019, Hawaii has the highest cost of living in the nation with an index of 191.8.
University of Hawaii—Manoa’s ranking in the 2021 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, #170. Its in-state tuition and fees are $12,186 ; out-of-state tuition and fees are $34,218.
The private school with the highest tuition in Hawaii is Hawaii Preparatory Academy , with a tuition of $55,000.
To qualify for resident tuition , you must have been a bona fide resident of Hawaiʻi for at least one calendar year (365 days) prior to the semester for which you want resident tuition status. This applies to adults 18 years of age or older.
Hawaii , no surprise to those who live here, continues to be ranked as one of the best places to live . Hawaii , per this latest report by financial news and opinion website 247wallst.com, ranks as the fourth best state to live in in the country.
Hawaii is generally a safe place to visit. Stay attuned to the vibe on any beaches at night, even where police patrol (eg Waikiki), and in isolated places like campgrounds and roadside county parks. To qualify for assistance, you must have a round-trip ticket back home and be staying in Hawaii for less than 60 days.
Hawaiian, along with English , is an official language of the State of Hawaii.
27,500 USD (2019 – 20)