University of Hawaii at West OahuSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Kapolei, Hawaii Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$7,584

Avg in-state tuition

$20,544

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Hawaii at West Oahu

The University of Hawaii at West Oahu is a small public university located on a suburban campus in Kapolei, Hawaii. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,049, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 84%. The university offers 6 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 28%, and a student-faculty ratio of 18:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,584, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $20,544.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

84% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 84%

Retention Rate 76%

Graduation Rate 28%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 940-1100

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-21

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

67%

Female Student Population

18:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

Asian

37%

Two or more races

34%

Hispanic

14%

White

8%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

4%

Black

2%

Unknown

0%

Non-U.S. Citizen

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

34% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

34%

State Grant Aid

13%

Institution Grant Aid

33%

Pell Grant

34%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,152
State Grant Aid $4,067
Institution Grant Aid $3,024
Pell Grant Aid $4,338

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships