Understanding Tuition & Fees
Understanding the tuition related to going to UHM means that you can plan economically for your college years. Check out the data following to know how UHM's price measures up to other colleges and if you need to prepare for a rise in tuition.
UHM Tuition Prices Versus Other Schools
For nationwide, regional and statewide comparisons, look at the table below to find out how UHM compares to other colleges.
|Nationwide||Far Western US||Hawaii|
|Tuition and Fees||Expensive||Above Average||Expensive|
|In-State Tuition and Fees||Below Average||Below Average||Above Average|
In-State Students Will Get a Discounted Tuition
Tuition and fees at UHM is lowered dramatically for students from Hawaii. Tuition and fees for in-state students is set at $11,732 for the 2016 - 2017 year, a 65.3% discount off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $10,872 and fees $860.
Out-of-state students at UHM spent $33,764 in fees and tuition in 2016 - 2017. $860 was for fees, and $32,904 was for tuition.
Look at the table below to find 2016 - 2017 academic year costs.
Check out the Part Time Tuition & Fees page to learn more.
Tuition and Fees Projection
University of Hawaii at Manoa tuition and fees for out-of-state students increased at an average yearly rate of 7.1% in the last five years. Over that same period, tuition increased by 7.2% and fees increased by 4.9%. Due to this, we predict the price of tuition and fees this year will be $36,171.
At this rate, we estimate the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to be $74,922 and for a four year degree to be $160,908. This doesn't cover other charges for example room and board, transportation, and books.
Take a look at the following chart to find out how UHM fees and tuition might increase including residency based reductions in the years to come.
Take note of just how much the tuition and fees are increasing each year. At most colleges students will wind up paying a larger price for their last year of school than they did for their first.
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