Application for Admission Information

Application/Residency Form

Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, our office will be working remotely to reduce the number of people on our campus and increase social distancing. Please help support this effort by submitting your Summer Sessions applications via FileDrop secure email: https://www.hawaii.edu/filedrop/ (Recipient: ochelp)

There may be delays in processing. We appreciate your patience.

Course Dates Deadlines Notification of Acceptance
Summer 1 (5/26/20 – 7/2/20)Friday, May 8Students will be notified of their acceptance within 10 working days from the date the application is received.
Anticipate delays during peak application period.
Mid-Summer (6/15/20 – 7/24/20)Friday, May 29Students will be notified of their acceptance within 10 working days from the date the application is received.
Anticipate delays during peak application period.
Summer 2 (7/6/20 – 8/14/20)Friday, June 19Students will be notified of their acceptance within 10 working days from the date the application is received.
Anticipate delays during peak application period.
Varied Date Courses (5/26/20 – 8/14/20)10 working days prior to the start of the course Students will be notified of their acceptance within 10 working days from the date the application is received. Anticipate delays during peak application period.
Who Needs to Apply? Submit an Application?
Current UH System Student in Good Academic Standing NO
Current UH System Student Graduating Spring 2020 from a UH System Campus YES
Prospective Fall 2020 or Former Student
Former UHM students who have previously been suspended or dismissed
YES

Admission Requirements

To attend Summer Sessions at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, students submit an application for admission and, upon approval, register for courses.

You are eligible to apply for admission if you are a high school graduate, have a GED equivalency, or are a current or former student of a regionally accredited U.S. college or university with a college degree or 24 transferable college credits and are in good academic standing at your home institution.

Transcripts and copies of degree certificates are required IF your bachelorʻs degree or its equivalent is from a non-U.S. college or university.

Official transcripts may be required upon request.

How to Apply

No application fee is required.

  1. Submit a form-fillable application & residency form through UH FileDrop – secure email (Recipient: ochelp).
  2. Allow at least 10 working days for processing. Anticipate delays during peak application period. You will receive a notification of acceptance and your assigned UH Number. If you do not include an email address on your application form, the acceptance notification will be mailed to you.
  3. Once admitted, it is mandatory to create a UH username and password, and activate your UH email account.
    Email sent to your UH email account is considered an official channel of communication by the University.
    After your acceptance email has been sent, all future email correspondence will be sent to your hawaii.edu email address.
    You need your UH username to register, make a credit card payment, view your grades, use Laulima for online courses, and keep your contact information up to date.
  4. Select your courses. Click here to view the Summer 2020 Course Availability
  5. Register for your course(s) online by accessing the web registration system. Go to How to Register for detailed instructions.
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