Best Hawaii Colleges

Ranking top Colleges and Universities in Hawaii for 2022

There are 16 colleges and universities in Hawaii enrolling 59,620 students. Explore the list of top colleges in Hawaii below to begin your college search. The CollegeSimply rankings are objective and data-driven in order to help you find good matches for you. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page. Whether you're searching for a good public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Hawaii offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

 Hawaii is home to nationally ranked institutions like University of Hawaii at Manoa and Brigham Young University Hawaii. The highest ranked college in Hawaii is University of Hawaii at Manoa and the top rated public state college is also University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Local college options can be explored in Honolulu or other cities.


16 results

List of the Best Hawaii Colleges

University of Hawaii at Manoa
H
Honolulu, HI
University of Hawaii at Manoa

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in Hawaii

  • 18,025enrollment
  • $15,193net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1280SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Brigham Young University Hawaii
B
Laie, HI
Brigham Young University Hawaii

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Hawaii

  • 3,180enrollment
  • $13,998net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.47Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

University of Hawaii at Hilo
H
Hilo, HI
University of Hawaii at Hilo

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Hawaii

  • 3,165enrollment
  • $13,969net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 990-1170SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Chaminade University of Honolulu
C
Honolulu, HI
Chaminade University of Honolulu

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Colleges in Hawaii

  • 2,208enrollment
  • $24,933net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 960-1140SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

Hawaii Pacific University
H
Honolulu, HI
Hawaii Pacific University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Colleges in Hawaii

  • 4,243enrollment
  • $29,827net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 970-1160SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Honolulu Community College
H
Honolulu, HI
 
Honolulu Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,378enrollment
  • $8,345net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

Kapiolani Community College
K
Honolulu, HI
Kapiolani Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,369enrollment
  • $6,411net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 17

Kauai Community College
K
Lihue, HI
 
Kauai Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,461enrollment
  • $9,446net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Leeward Community College
L
Pearl City, HI
 
Leeward Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,363enrollment
  • $8,010net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 30

University of Hawaii Maui College
H
Kahului, HI
 
University of Hawaii Maui College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,936enrollment
  • $11,471net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

University of Hawaii West Oahu
H
Pearl City, HI
University of Hawaii West Oahu

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 3,168enrollment
  • $14,351net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • 940-1120SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

Windward Community College
W
Kaneohe, HI
 
Windward Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,299enrollment
  • $10,457net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Remington College Honolulu Campus
R
Honolulu, HI
 
Remington College Honolulu Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 131enrollment
  • $19,606net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Hawaii Community College
H
Hilo, HI
 
Hawaii Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,430enrollment
  • $12,759net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

University of Phoenix Hawaii Campus
P
Honolulu, HI
 
University of Phoenix Hawaii Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 117enrollment
  • $14,508net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

New Hope Christian College
N
Honolulu, HI
 
New Hope Christian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 147enrollment
  • $17,138net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA