College Costs in Hawaii

The 2024 Directory of Hawaii Colleges and Prices

Hawaii Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2024

How much does it cost to attend college in Hawaii?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Hawaii was $9,310 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is $5,820 lower than the U.S. average and ranks Hawaii cheaper than average as the 44th most expensive state or district to attend college. This is a change of $614 from the 2019-2020 average of $8,696 and represents a 7.06% annual increase in tuition costs. The list of Hawaii colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

This analysis surveyed tuition data from the 16 colleges and universities in Hawaii, the most popular being University of Hawaii at Manoa with 13,698 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $11,304. Hawaii Pacific University is the most expensive in Hawaii with an in-state tuition of $29,520.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.


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University of Hawaii at Manoa
H
Honolulu, HI

University of Hawaii at Manoa

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

$11,304 Tuition

#1 Best Value in Hawaii

  • 19,098enrollment
  • $15,193net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1290SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA

Hawaii Pacific University
H
Honolulu, HI

Hawaii Pacific University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$29,520 Tuition

#2 Best Private Colleges in Hawaii

  • 4,586enrollment
  • $29,827net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1238SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

Applications Due Sep 6

University of Hawaii at Hilo
H
Hilo, HI

University of Hawaii at Hilo

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

$7,344 Tuition

#3 Best Colleges in Hawaii

  • 3,243enrollment
  • $13,969net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1210SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Brigham Young University Hawaii
B
Laie, HI

Brigham Young University Hawaii

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

$6,068 Tuition

#1 Best Private Colleges in Hawaii

  • 2,893enrollment
  • $13,998net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 1075-1260SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.47Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Chaminade University of Honolulu
C
Honolulu, HI

Chaminade University of Honolulu

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$27,340 Tuition

#3 Best Value Colleges in Hawaii

  • 2,214enrollment
  • $24,933net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 960-1140SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA

University of Hawaii West Oahu
H
Pearl City, HI

University of Hawaii West Oahu

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$7,344 Tuition

 

  • 3,008enrollment
  • $14,351net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • 970-1220SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

University of Hawaii Maui College
H
Kahului, HI
 

University of Hawaii Maui College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

$3,144 Tuition

 

  • 2,724enrollment
  • $11,471net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Leeward Community College
L
Pearl City, HI
 

Leeward Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$3,144 Tuition

 

  • 6,413enrollment
  • $8,010net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

Honolulu Community College
H
Honolulu, HI
 

Honolulu Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$3,144 Tuition

 

  • 3,210enrollment
  • $8,345net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 8

Kapiolani Community College
K
Honolulu, HI

Kapiolani Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$3,144 Tuition

 

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

Applications Due Aug 1

Hawaii Community College
H
Hilo, HI
 

Hawaii Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$3,144 Tuition

 

  • 2,248enrollment
  • $12,759net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Windward Community College
W
Kaneohe, HI
 

Windward Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$3,144 Tuition

 

  • 2,386enrollment
  • $10,457net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 8

Kauai Community College
K
Lihue, HI
 

Kauai Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$3,144 Tuition

 

  • 1,343enrollment
  • $9,446net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

New Hope Christian College
N
Honolulu, HI
 

New Hope Christian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$11,880 Tuition

 

  • 135enrollment
  • $17,138net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

University of Phoenix Hawaii Campus
P
Honolulu, HI
 

University of Phoenix Hawaii Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$9,552 Tuition

 

  • 62enrollment
  • $14,508net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Remington College Honolulu Campus
R
Honolulu, HI
 

Remington College Honolulu Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$16,614 Tuition

 

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