The University of Hawai’i Board of Regents created the University of Hawai’i Centers (UH Center) in 1996 to provide access to selected degree programs within the University of Hawai’i system. UH Centers are located on the beautiful islands of Maui, Kaua’i, and Hawai’i.
The UH Center offers qualified students who are unable to travel to a specific UH campus the opportunity to enroll in baccalaureate and graduate programs without having to leave their island home, family responsibilities, and jobs.
Our mission is to provide Maui County residents with access to a selection of bachelor’s and graduate degrees.
Our vision is to enrich the lives of Maui County residents by offering local access to bachelor’s and graduate degrees that increase the educational capital of the state. We aim to do this by increasing the participation and completion of students, particularly Native Hawaiians, low-income students, and residents from underserved regions.
We strive for program offerings that: