University Activities and Events

The Center for Student Life and First-Year Programs holds regular on-campus activities and events to enhance your college experience at HPU. These activities are great opportunities to take a break and have fun, and we encourage you to get involved in them. At HPU, your classes will be rigorous and academics will need to be your top priority. You’ll want to balance the academic side of college life with the social side. Participating in on-campus and off-campus activities will help you relieve stress, make new friends, and just have fun. Students can look forward to the following events:

Campus Overview
  • Da Freakshow is HPU’s annual talent show.
  • Club Carnival features booths by HPU’s Registered Student Organizations at the beginning of each semester.
  • Halloween Funfest is a "spooktacular" celebration where the entire community is invited. This annual event includes a costume contest, a haunted house, fun activities, and performances by HPU's cheer and dance teams.
  • Welcome Week occurs during the first week of fall and spring semesters. Events vary, but often includes food, music and a fun kick-off to the semester.
  • Taste of HPU allows students to taste cuisines from around the world.
  • Movie on the Mall brings intriguing and thought-provoking films to the community. This event is held on Fort Street Mall in downtown Honolulu.
  • Music on the Mall occurs on Fort Street Mall and features talented vocalists from the Islands and afar.
Da Freak Show

HPU provides the Sea Warrior Center, a comfortable gathering place for students, on the downtown campus.  Along with a lot of study space, you’ll find a pool table, a ping pong table, a foosball table, a big screen television and comfy couches for visiting with friends.The Sea Warrior Center hosts a variety of events, including HPU Idol, and is available for group activities thru student clubs. The Center for Student Life and First-Year Programs offers many co-curricular and extracurricular programs, activities, and services to support and enhance the college experience at HPU. For more information about the Center for Student Life and First-Year Programs, click here

HPU Ravenchase – (Scavenger Hunt)
Club Carnival