International Undergraduate Admissions


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E Komo Mai – Welcome to HPU!

No matter where you come from, you are welcome at Hawai‘i Pacific University. At HPU you will be part of the most diverse university in the United States. HPU is very proud of our international students and we are excited that you are considering joining the HPU ‘ohana - the Hawaiian word for family.

When you come to school here, you will be greeted with warm aloha. Aloha is reflected at HPU in the way our faculty and staff support our students and help each student succeed.

Aloha shines throughout our everyday lives. You will feel at home at HPU and a part of our diverse community - our ‘ohana.

We are here for you and can’t wait to see you on campus! Contact us via chat or schedule a time to talk below.

Our Team

General Inquiries

For general inquiries, please email:

International Degree-seeking students

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T: (808) 544-1128

Contact me if you are currently studying in the US on an F-1 visa, Brazil, Canada, India, and Mexico.

Schedule a 1:1 Zoom Meeting

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T: (808) 566-2479

Contact me if you are currently studying in Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Asia (not including India), Carribean, Central America (not including Mexico), Middle East, Oceania (not including Australia), South America (not including Brazil).

Schedule a 1:1 Zoom Meeting


T: (808) 544-0248

Contact me if you are currently studying in Europe, Australia or at an English language program in the US.

Schedule a 1:1 Zoom Meeting

European regional representative

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Contact me if you are a student in Europe and interested in visiting or full-time study at HPU.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What are the requirements for admissions?

Click here for a checklist of admissions requirements.


When is the deadline to apply?

The application deadlines are located here.


How do I apply for a merit scholarship?

International students are eligible for merit scholarships. The information that is provided along with your application will be used to determine your scholarship award. No separate application is required.

Learn more about International scholarships here.


Click here for more FAQs.

Why study at HPU?

Contact Us!


1 Aloha Tower Drive
Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: (808) 544-0238
Office Hours: M-F 8am-5pm HST


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