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Events/Announcements

Our Local Coast Guard Recruiters will provide basic information about the Coast Guards roles, missions, availableu opportunities and enlistment eligibility. 
This will give those students and young adults an opportunity to interact with an actual local Recruiter. 
See the flyer for Zoom link information.

OUR WEBINARS WILL HELP YOU LEARNf

  • How to get access to over $150 billion in grants, loans, and work-study funds from the federal government to help pay for college.
  • Tips on filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid or FAFSA.
  • How to access over $70 million dollars in scholarships and grants that are awarded to Hawai‘i students each year to help pay for college, regardless of family income.
  • All webinars will be from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
  • Any questions, please contact us at FAFSA@hawaii.edu

 

FINANCIAL AID NIGHTS

Wednesday, October 6

Wednesday, October 13

 

Click here to REGISTER TODAY!

We will be offering a variety of Virtual Tours this semester to showcase our many programs at Honolulu Communityh College!
If you are interested, please complete this form to sign up for a tour: https://forms.gle/wrgA3i64R7yHTBm46. After you complete the form, we’ll send you the Zoom info shortly after.
Click here or see the flyer for more information.
The Pre-Health workshop series for the Fall 2021 semester begins this week! The attached flyer below displays thep workshops that will be offered throughout the semester. If you are interested in attending any of the workshops in the series, please RSVP here.

U.S. Service Academy Appointmentss

An official nomination is required for admission to each of the Service Academies except the United States Coast Guard Academy.

Due to a competitive and thorough selection process, students are encouraged to apply to their Congressional sponsors and Service Academies in the spring of their junior year. Students in their senior year will also be considered.

Senator Schatz: Friday, October 15, 2021, 6:00pm HST.

Senator Hirono: Sunday, October 31, 2021.

Representative Kahele: Sunday, October 31, 2021.

Representative Ed Case: Friday, October 15, 2021.

Click here to access the webpage.k
Click here for a Welcome video.
Scholarship season is now! Join NHEA at their Scholarship ʻAha to learn about sources of financial aid for Native Hawaiians, including eligibility criteria and application requirements. 
Go to https://nhea.net/ for more information and to sign up!
 

EXPLORE MĀNOAu

Saturday, October 30, 2021 9am - 1pm HST

Explore our campus virtually to discover the many opportunities at UH Mānoa. Attend information sessions & workshops to prepare you for college, meet with faculty, staff, and current students and receive assistance in completing your admissions application, FAFSA application.

REGISTER
 
Is Nursing in Your Future?u
Discover the newest learning technologies at UH
Mānoa Nursing’s Virtual Open House.
No cost.
For students in grades 10, 11 and 12.
Parents and families are welcome to view the event with their student.
Space is limited. RSVP online by November 4, 2021. http://go.hawaii.edu/doV
Become a Dental Hygienist!u
Discover your educational pathway to this career at UH
Mānoa Dental Hygiene’s Virtual Open House.
No cost.
For students in grades 10, 11 and 12.
Parents and families are welcome to view the event with their student.
RSVP online by Thursday, November 4, 2021. http://go.hawaii.edu/Vo6
jJuniors, Seniors and your families.u
Meet Jose Magno, our UH Manoa admissions counselor.
Learn about UH Manoa.
Get your questions answered.
Watch this space for the Zoom link.

NATIONALn
PORTFOLIO
DAY

It’s time to show off what you’ve been doing for the past few years! Visit with counselors, admissions team members, and faculty from art and design schools for a review of your portfolio before applying to colleges or universities.

Ho’ohiki Pilina Programk

  • The Ho’ohiki Pilina Program (HPP) is an online class on healthy relationships and pregnancy prevention for youth on Oahu ages 14 – 18. The program starts on Monday with an orientation session for parents.
  • Each day following orientation youth will sign into an online Zoom class. HPP four-day sessions offer daily classes in the morning or afternoon, Tuesday through Friday. Each day students can expect to be in session for 2.5 to 3 hours.
  • There is also a 2 day camp available that starts at 8:30 am on Wednesday and Thursday, when there is enough enrollment. Daily sessions for the camp run for six hours with breaks.
  • Each class has (15) students or less.
  • Click here or on the logo for more information.

HPU - OFFERING YOU WAYS TO GET AHEAD ON YOUR LIFE PATH.h

College classes are available for high school students at only a fraction of the regular price - an 82% discount to be exact. If you watch your bank account, this is a chance to make sure you hang onto more cash while expanding your knowledge. This program is available to current high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors.

 

You can take classes in the following disciplines:

  • Arts & Humanities
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice & Leadership
  • Math & Science

 

Keep in mind that the classes and grades will appear on your college transcript and are transferable to other colleges. This is a great opportunity to get a few credits out of the way or get ahead on your degree program. HPU 500 online courses are taught asynchronously.

  • COVID-19 Testing & Vaccination Locations and LumiSight UH

    • Testing: Beginning Monday, August 23, unvaccinated students and employees, and those not fully vaccinated (two weeks after final dose), are required to provide weekly proof of a negative COVID-19 test from a UH-recognized testing facility to be on a UH campus or property. A PCR test is required (antigen tests are not accepted) if you are not vaccinated and it must be taken within 7 days of when you need to be on campus. For the fall 2021 semester, Clinical Labs of Hawaiʻi (CLH) has been contracted to provide FREE PCR tests at 24 locations across the state. Make an appointment with CLH.
      For other state-approved testing locations go to https://hawaiicovid19.com/ and click on “testing.” Testing at sites other than the 24 CLH locations are not free.
    • Vaccinations: Use the CDC Vaccine Finder to find COVID-19 vaccines at a pharmacy or retail location in your neighborhood, or text your ZIP code to 438829. For more information about the COVID-19 vaccine in Hawaiʻi visit the Department of Health (DOH) COVID-19 site.
    • LumiSight UH: Anyone who plans to be on campus physically is required to use and complete the daily UH health check-in with the LumiSight UH mobile app (Android or iOS) and/or web browser that will include a brief questionnaire on COVID-19 symptoms and possible exposure. Proof of vaccination or weekly testing must also be uploaded to Lumisight UH before a “You may report to campus” status will show.
    ptoms or exposure), and individual campuses will continue to notify their communities when positive cases are reported.