Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action

The University of Hawai‘i – West O‘ahu (UHWO) affirms its commitment to promote the University’s policy of Non-discrimination and Affirmative Action. The Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action office oversees the development and implementation of policies and procedures for the UHWO.

The office also provides services to the UHWO campus, including:

  • advising departments and search committees on recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce
  • preparing annual affirmative action plan reports
  • investigating and resolving complaints

The EEO/AA Office offers a web-based sexual harassment course for all faculty, students and staff of the UH System. The self-paced program takes about 60 minutes to complete and provides a convenient opportunity to learn about sexual harassment and how to prevent it. To view the program please click here.

For information additional information on sexual harassment please refer to the UHWO Sexual Misconduct Information and Procedures

request Reasonable accomodation

Employees who would like to request a reasonable accommodation should complete the UWHO Request for an Accommodation Form and return it to the UHWO Human Resources Office.

Students who would like to request an accommodation should contact the Student Affairs Office at 689-2935.


Janice Sunouchi
EEO/AA Coordinator
University of Hawai‘i – West O‘ahu
91-1001 Farrington Highway
Kapolei, HI 96707

Phone: (808) 689-2525
Email: uhwoeeo@hawaii.edu

UH System wide policies and procedures can be found at: http://www.hawaii.edu/offices/eeo/