The University of Hawaii at Mānoa (UH Mānoa) is a renowned institution that provides quality higher education to Hawaiians and conducts pioneering research to address critical problems facing the state. Established in 1907, UH Mānoa is the largest and oldest of the 10 UH campuses, and is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as having “very high research activity”. It is consistently ranked among the 15 best universities in the world, ahead of some of the most prestigious schools in the world. When it comes to geographical diversity, UH Manoa is ranked 251st out of a total of 2,183. It has widely recognized strengths in tropical agriculture, tropical medicine, oceanography, astronomy, electrical engineering, volcanology, evolutionary biology, comparative philosophy, comparative religion, Hawaiian studies, Pacific island studies, Asian studies, and regional public health in the Pacific and Asia.
UH Mānoa is a world leader in earth and environmental sciences and is known for its pioneering research in fields such as oceanography, astronomy, studies of the Pacific Islands and the Asian area, linguistics, cancer research, and genetics. UH Mānoa is committed to being a leading university serving indigenous people in the country. It offers a unique global, multi-cultural experience in a Hawaiian place of learning. With a long history of adherence to the principles of sustainability and the essence of Aloha like no other place in the world, UH Mānoa is one of the few universities in the entire country that has the distinction of granting land, maritime and space grants. The National Science Foundation recognizes UH Mānoa as one of the 60 best public universities in terms of research expenditures. Additionally, it is recognized by the Department of Education as one of the reasons why Hawaii has one of the lowest student debt rates in the country. In conclusion, UH Manoa is an excellent choice for students looking for a diverse educational experience.
With its wide range of research opportunities and commitment to sustainability and Aloha spirit, it provides an unparalleled learning environment for students from all backgrounds.