University of Hawaii at Hilo
Hilo, HI 96720
|Campus LocaleRemote Town|
|Student to Faculty Ratio12:1|
|Is Admission OpenNo|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission|
06/30/1976 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program|
02/01/1998 - Current
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels|
10/07/2014 - Current
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
|SAT||970 to 1170|
|ACT||17 to 23|
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended|
|Recommendations Neither required nor recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended|
In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$300/credit|
|In State Students||$300/credit|
|Out of State Students||$840/credit|
|In District Students||$479/credit|
|In State Students||$479/credit|
|Out of State Students||$1,097/credit|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 85% of University of Hawaii at Hilo's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||2%||$1,599|
|State Grant & Scholarships||30%||$3,595|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||49%||$3,780|
|Federal Student Loans||37%||$4,619|
$13,825Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$11,202|
|$30,001 to $48,000$13,098|
|$48,001 to $75,000$14,084|
|$75,001 to $110,000$18,260|
Calculate your net price
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Applicant must be a resident of Hilo Coast and Hamakua Coast, north of Wailuki River and be majoring in agriculture, medicine, science or nursing.
This scholarship is available for Hawaiian full-time undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in nursing and are of Filipino ancestry. Applicants must have permanent address in ...
The eligible candidate for this scholarship must have been accepted in a nursing program at a two or four year college or university in Hawaii, pursing an RN or LPN degree.
Applicant to this scholarship must be graduate of a high school on the island of Hawaii and be accepted as an upper classman into one of the following college programs: school of engineering, ...
Applicants to this scholarship must be a resident of the State of Hawaii demonstrating financial need and attending a degree in nursing in an accredited college or university.
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Hawaii state board of nursing.