Welina Mānoa! Refresh your mind. Engage your spirit. Expand your horizons at our world-class university.   Make Mānoa Yours.


When commitment fuels curiosity, the results are amazing. We give you the tools to follow your dream with a choice of 98 different majors, 85 graduate majors, 53 doctoral degrees, and 5 first professional degrees. See full list of academic programs.


Consistently ranked in the top 1.5% of nearly 24,000 universities in the world

TOP 1.5%

Consistently ranked of nearly 24,000 universities in the world

18,865 total fall 2015 enrollment


Total Fall 2015 Enrollment
(13,689 Undergraduate 5,176 Graduate)

3.5 GPA is the average GPA of a Rainbow Warrior

3.5 GPA

Average high school GPA of Rainbow Warrior

Over 126 countries and regions represented on campus


Countries and regions represented at Mānoa

Student Spotlight

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Waverly Heurtelou

My best Mānoa moment was NSO (New Student Orientation) week where I got to meet some of my closest friends from all over the world.

Fairfield, California | Human Resource Management

Student Spotlight

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Kaleialoha Kaniaupio-Crozier

How can we forget Aloha Bash? It's a time when students are able to relax and have a great time. Mānoa always chooses the best bands to perform. Being in the first row dancing and singing to Katchafire was by far my best Mānoa memory!

Wailuku, Maui | English with a Concentration in Literary Studies and Hawaiian Literature

Student Spotlight

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Jaime Rincon

Because of my major, I have the opportunity to work in Washington D.C., as well as the Governor’s office two amazing opportunities I could not turn down.

Los Angeles, California | Political Science

Student Spotlight

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Jonathan Tello

I really enjoy all of the help that is offered. Sometimes the college life can be tough, especially if you major in the sciences, but I know there will always be help.

Clovis, New Mexico | Marine Biology

Student Spotlight

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Luke Schork

There are always opportunities on campus for you to further your knowledge in ways you previously didn’t know.

San Diego, California | Economics

Student Spotlight

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Leah Miyasato

I love that Mānoa is the perfect sized university. It’s large enough to have a wide range of opportunities available, yet small enough to find groups of individuals that love the same things I do.

Kaneohe, Hawai‘i | Civil and Environmental Engineering, Communicology minor