Returning to College

Re-Invest in Yourself

You have a goal to return to college. To learn new skills. To increase your value in the workplace. To support your family. To accelerate your life. To fulfill your potential. To say, "I did it". Let us help you achieve it.

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Find your path at a UH Community College

With convenient locations on every island, we offer affordable programs and short-term trainings in a variety of different career paths. Choose from day or evening and in person or online classes. Plus we provide a variety of support services including food, childcare, mental health, and financial resources to make sure you can succeed along the way.

Learn more about degree programs

Learn more about free job skills training

Steps to Return

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Re-enroll Today

Complete an application to one of our seven campuses.

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Check Your Progress

The STAR App will show how far along you are in your program or how the credits you’ve already earned can apply towards your degree.

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Contact a Counselor

Connect with counselors who will guide you in choosing the right pathway, getting you registered for classes and providing resources so you can succeed.

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Free Training

Not ready for a degree program? Sign up for our free workforce training courses in Hawaiʻi’s high demand industries that will help lead you on a pathway to a good job.

Campus Counselors

Our UH Community College campuses are here to help you succeed every step of the way! Connect with a dedicated counselor at one of our campuses to get you started.

Hawai'i Community College
Wailani Walker
(808) 934-2702
warrenwa@hawaii.edu

Honolulu Community College
Jean Maslowski
(808) 845-9278
maslowsk@hawaii.edu

Kapi'olani Community College
Shannon Sakaue
(808) 734-9511
pahihi@hawaii.edu

Kaua'i Community College
Pualani Larson
(808) 245-8258
pualani.larson@hawaii.edu

Leeward Community College
Emeli Maualuga
(808) 455-0376
return@hawaii.edu

UH Maui College
Linda Fujitani
(808) 984-3226
lkfujita@hawaii.edu

Windward Community College
Cyndy Masatsugu
(808) 235-7458
cyndymas@hawaii.edu