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University of Hawaii--West Oahu is a public institution that was founded in 1976. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,997, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 76 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its in-state tuition and fees are $6,296 (2013-14); out-of-state tuition and fees are $17,816 (2013-14).
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University of Hawaii West Oahu Summary
|School type||public, coed college|
When applying to University of Hawaii--West Oahu, it's important to note the application deadline is August 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 1. The application fee at University of Hawaii--West Oahu is $50. It has an an acceptance rate of 51.4 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||51.4%|
|Application deadline||August 1|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||August 1|
The student-faculty ratio at University of Hawaii--West Oahu is 18:1, and the school has 55.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of Hawaii--West Oahu include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Public Administration and Social Service Professions; Education; Psychology; and Social Sciences. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 52.3 percent.
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University of Hawaii--West Oahu has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,997, with a gender distribution of 33.5 percent male students and 66.5 percent female students.
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|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
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Campus Info & Services
University of Hawaii--West Oahu offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, and health insurance. University of Hawaii--West Oahu also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Of the students at University of Hawaii--West Oahu, 25 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at University of Hawaii--West Oahu.
|Students who have cars on campus||25%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
At University of Hawaii--West Oahu, 29.2 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $5,326.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|In-state tuition and fees||$6,296 (2013-14)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$17,816 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data