Early Start Program Fee: $0

Participants in the program pay for tuition and fees of the course(s) they select, as well as living expenses. There is no additional fee to attend program workshops and events.

Undergraduate Tuition 2024 (courses numbered 0-499)

Number of CreditsTuition
(Everyone pays Resident tuition rate)


A limited number of need-based program scholarships are available for Pell-eligible students who are attending UH Mānoa in the fall. This scholarship covers UH Mānoa Summer Session 2 tuition, term fees, and lab fees for one course, including a lab section, if applicable. (This will amount to 3-5 credits per student.)

To be considered for this scholarship:

  • When you complete the online application for the program, there will be an item about the scholarship. Respond that you are interested in the program scholarship and your record will be reviewed for eligibility.
  • You must submit your RSVP by May 15.