University of Hawaii at Hilo: Admission & Tests

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University of Hawaii at Hilo LogoBelow is a quick overview of University of Hawaii at Hilo general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
University of Hawaii at Hilo admission requirements are rather easy, in 2013/14 the college accepted 72% of the applicants.

This college recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

University of Hawaii at Hilo most likely will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$50
University of Hawaii at Hilo requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Hawaii at Hilo is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00. The first-professional application fee is also 50 dollars.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Ability Test is a really important part of the application process. 88% of applicants at University of Hawaii at Hilo completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 400 to 550 on Critical Reading, from 410 to 560 on Math, and from 390 to 530 on Writing. Taking these numbers into account, if you got a score above 510 in SAT Critical Reading, 520 in SAT Math, and 490 in SAT Writing, this good enough to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
370
480
510

SAT Math
380
490
520

SAT Writing
360
460
490

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is not a requied element of the application process at University of Hawaii at Hilo. Only 20 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 25 on Composite, from 16 to 25 on English, from 17 to 26 on Math, and from 5 to 9 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you got a score above 23 in ACT Composite, 23 in ACT English, 24 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writing - this should get you admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
21
23

ACT English
15
21
23

ACT Math
16
22
24

ACT Writing
5
7
8

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(808)
974-7311
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at University of Hawaii at Hilo, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (808) 974-7311 or check University of Hawaii at Hilo Website

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