University of Hawaiʻi — West Oʻahu
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UH West O'ahu students pursue educational and professional goals through a curriculum that emphasizes the humanities, social sciences and selected professional and applied science programs. Our academic programs encourage interdisciplinary exploration, international and cross-cultural awareness. We are committed to quality teaching and an environment that fosters life-long learning with programs designed for career success.

Learn directly from professors with degrees from the nation's top universities such as Harvard, Stanford, Columbia and other prestigious institutions. They are leading experts in their fields with a passion for teaching. They are dedicated to student learning and care about your success. Our low faculty-student ratio means a lot of personalized attention and instructors who know you by name. Bottom line? You matter.