It is the responsibility of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa to prepare students to enter the workforce and become tomorrow’s leaders, innovators, community members, and responsible workers. For high school students, Mānoa offers pre-college intervention outreach programs and new student orientation programs to help ease the transition to college. Academic resources such as advising and tutoring services are offered to students. For students that want to broaden their Mānoa experience, there are learning opportunities and student success programs available.
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What to Study
Selecting a major can be a complicated process. Once a decision has been made, finding the proper resources on how to attain the degree, minor, or certificate should be easier.
- Colleges and Schools Listing
- Academic Departments Listing
- Undergraduate Majors, Undergraduate Minors
- Graduate Division
Class, Schedules, and Academic Resources
The Mānoa general catalog is the main resource for the academic calendar, course descriptions, and information on degrees, minors, and certificates, undergraduate and graduate information.
- Academic Resources at UH Mānoa
- UH Mānoa Academic Calendar
- Registrar’s Office
- UH Mānoa General Catalog Online
- UH Mānoa Class Availability
Get Acquainted: First-Year Students
The first year at Mānoa can sometimes be intimidating for most freshman students. To help alleviate first-year anxieties, Mānoa has specific programs to help students get acquainted with the new environment.
- College Opportunities Program
- Mānoa Advising Center
- First Year Programs (ACE)
- Freshman & Transfer/New Student Orientation
- Student Success Center
Advising and Tutoring
Part of being a successful student is to get advice and guidance on how to plan and organize their academic career. For students seeking help with studying, individual tutoring sessions and peer study groups are offered.
- Advising Services
- International Student Services
- Learning Assistance Center
- Mānoa Advising Center
- Pre-Health/Pre-Law Advising Center
- Testing Services
Learning Opportunities and Student Success
Students interested in going beyond the Mānoa campus are encouraged to explore the study abroad or national student exchange programs. Traditional and non-traditional students that are interested in lifelong learning should inquire with the Outreach College and Senior Citizens Visitor Program.
- Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning (Outreach College)
- National Student Exchange Program
- Senior Citizens Visitor Program
- Study Abroad
Pre-college: Early Intervention Programs
A growing number of early intervention programs and services are available to high school students in Hawaiʻi that reinforce positive educational success. These programs recruit and prepare underrepresented high school students and provide them an opportunity to pursue a college education.