University of Hawaii at Hilo: Admission & Tests

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Below 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 2015/16 the college accepted 71% of the applicants.

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

University of Hawaii at Hilo as a rule will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

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

Taking Scholastic Ability Test is a very important element of the application. 73% of applicants at University of Hawaii at Hilo submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 390 to 540 on Critical Reading, from 400 to 550 on Math, and from 390 to 530 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you got above 500 in SAT Critical Reading, 510 in SAT Math, and 490 in SAT Writing - that will most likely get you admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
360
470
500

SAT Math
370
480
510

SAT Writing
360
460
490

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is important bit of the application at University of Hawaii at Hilo. 64% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 15 to 23 on Composite, from 14 to 23 on English, from 18 to 27 on Math, and from 5 to 9 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you have got above 21 in ACT Composite, 21 in ACT English, 25 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writingthen it should get you accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
14
19
21

ACT English
13
19
21

ACT Math
17
23
25

ACT Writing
5
7
8

Contact Admissions

Phone
(808)
932-7799
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to University of Hawaii at Hilo, please contact the school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (808) 932-7799 or check University of Hawaii at Hilo Website

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