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UH at Manoa Tuition & Cost

Honolulu, Hawaii

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In State Hawaii Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for University of Hawaii at Manoa
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,058
Other Fees$882
Room and Board $13,366
Other Expenses Budget$3,213
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for University of Hawaii at Manoa
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,058
Other Fees$882
Room and Board $13,366
Other Expenses Budget$3,213

Residents of Hawaii pay an annual total price of $29,823 to attend University of Hawaii at Manoa on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $11,304 for tuition, $13,366 room and board, $1,058 for books and supplies and $882 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $51,855 which is 73.9% higher than Hawaii residents. The tuition charge is $33,336 while room and board is $13,366, books and supplies are $1,058 and other fees come in at $882.

All price data is sourced from the 2019/2020 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.
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Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend University of Hawaii at Manoa when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2018/2019
Net Price by Income University of Hawaii at Manoa
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$10,986
$30,001 to $48,000$12,540
$48,001 to $75,000$15,372
$75,001 to $110,000$18,547

The average reported annual net price for University of Hawaii at Manoa for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $15,441 in 2018/2019. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

Financial Aid

64% of full-time undergrad University of Hawaii at Manoa received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $7,373 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 34% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $5,035 and 4% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $14,363.

Finanical Aid University of Hawaii at Manoa
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $7,373 64%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $5,351 57%
Pell Grants $4,927 27%
Other Federal Grants $1,942 4%
State and Local Grants $1,913 16%
Federal Student Loans $5,035 34%
Other Student Loans $14,363 4%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to University of Hawaii at Manoa, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $41,936. The loan balance of $41,936 is a four year multiple of the $10,484 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $400 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 2.75%.

Example Loan $41,936
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $400.12
Total Interest Paid $6,077.88
Sum of All Loan Payments $48,013.88

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year Hawaii Residents Non Residents
1 $29,823 $51,855
2 $30,710 $53,398
3 $31,624 $54,987
4 $32,565 $56,623

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at University of Hawaii at Manoa to be $119,292 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 3% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at University of Hawaii at Manoa
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Hawaii Residents $471 $1,413 $1,884
Out of State Residents $1,389 $4,167 $5,556

Estimated cost for a class at University of Hawaii at Manoa based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at University of Hawaii at Manoa versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

University of Hawaii at Manoa Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=141574 IPEDS survey data for University of Hawaii at Manoa.