Honolulu Community College seal

Located in Hilo and administering Kona’s UH Center at West Hawai‘i, Hawai‘i Community College on the Big Island offers more than 50 associate degree, certificate and non-credit programs ranging from health services and hotel operations to business and trades.

Hawai‘i Quick Links

Areas of Excellence

Location The main Hawai‘i Community College campus is in Hilo, adjacent to UH Hilo, and Hawai‘i Community College also administers the UH Center at West Hawai‘i, in Kona.

Responsiveness Career and technical training programs prepare students to meet community employment needs.

Value Students who begin working towards a 4-year degree at Hawai‘i Community College, can save 25-60% on tuition costs.

Support Hawai‘i Community College provides an accessible, less competitive environment in which students can pursue their higher education.

Contact Information

Hawai‘i Community College
200 West Kawili Street
Hilo, HI 96720-4091

email hawccinf@hawaii.edu

tel. (808) 934-2500

Choose Campus:
Sign welcoming students to Hawaii Community College
Hawai‘i Community College: At a Glance
Fast Facts
IslandHawai‘i
LocationHilo
Established1941
Programs Offered
Total57
Associate Degrees25
Certificate of Achievement    19
Certificate of Completion    13
Enrollment
Undergraduate3,406
Mean Age in Years26.7
Gender (full-time students)
Men48.0%
Women52.0%
Student:Faculty Ratio18:1

Student Diversity (full-time students) Chart showing student diversity at Hawaii Community College; 46% Hawaiian/Part Hawaiian; 10% Filipino; 1% Chinese; 5% Japanese; 4% Pacific Islander; 6% Other; 15% Mixed; 15% Caucasian



Residency
Hawai‘i96.2%
U.S. Mainland1.0%
U.S. Affiliated       0.4%
Foreign1.4%
Unknown1.0%

Figures from the Institutional Research & Analysis Office, Fall 2013 and Office of Human Resources, Fall 2012 for Student:Faculty Ratio.