The Big Island of Hawaii is a natural living laboratory of active volcanoes, deep oceans, the world’s best telescopes and a rich cultural landscape. UH Hilo bachelor’s and master’s degree programs take advantage of it all.
Atmosphere The UH Hilo campus is safe and personal, similar to a small private college.
National Rankings UH Hilo ranks in the top 10 for both ethnic diversity and the low percentage of students with debt at graduation, according to U.S. News and World Reports.
Hawaiian Studies UH Hilo is the only place in the nation where students can earn a Master’s degree in indigenous language studies.
Natural Laboratory The Big Island of Hawaii is an unparalleled natural laboratory for the study of volcanoes, astronomy and marine sciences.