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    University of Hawaii – West Oahu


    • Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
    • Top Majors: Biological Sciences, Business and Entrepreneurship, Psychology and Counseling
    • Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
    • Type: Public
    • Campus Setting: Suburban
    • Testing Requirements: ACT, SAT
    • Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships, Loans, Work Study
    • Gender: Coed
    • Country: United States
    • Delivery: Day, Residential, Online
    • Affiliation: Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC
    • Religious Affiliation: None
    • CEEB: 1042
    • IPED: 141981
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    The University of Hawai?i–West O?ahu serves as a pu?uhonua, where one is nurtured and prepared with a solid foundation. It is a place where one goes to be educated, informed, safe, and re-energized, which extends in a synergetic relationship with the community. Reflective of the culture of UH West O?ahu, the University creates a conscious responsibility toward respecting, caring for, and sustaining our ?aina, both within the campus boundaries and beyond

    Since 1976, the University of Hawaii - West Oahu has served the people of Hawaii and remains a dynamic and diverse place of learning and cultural enrichment. Formerly West Oahu College, the university has evolved from a two-year baccalaureate institution to a four-year comprehensive University with academic programs that emphasize the exploration of interdisciplinary and cross-cultural studies. Founded in the liberal arts, UH West Oahu is committed to quality teaching and an environment that fosters life-long learning.

    UH West O'ahu is located in the City of Kapolei on the island of O'ahu. The average enrollment is about 2,400 students via on-campus and distance learning. The University offers six bachelor's degree programs in more than 25 areas of study as well as seven certificate programs.