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Admissions & Records Office

Important Reminders:
  • May 21, 2018 - First day of summer session
  • August 1, 2018 - Last day to submit completed applications for Fall 2018 Semester
  • August 19, 2018 - Last day for regular registration
  • August 20, 2018 - First day of instruction
  • August 20, 2018 - Late registration fee begins
  • August 28, 2018 - Last day for a 100% tuition refund for withdrawal from semester-length classes
  • September 11, 2018 - Last day to receive 50% tution refund for withdrawal from semester-length classes


Mission StatementStudents at Graduation

To support student success through practices and policies that are Fair, Accurate, Service-oriented and Timely (F. A. S. T.)

About Admissions & Records Office (ARO)

The Admissions & Records Office provides services related to admissions, registration into credit courses, and records-related information, including but not limited to the following:

  • Application information
  • Enrollment certification and degree verification
  • Graduation and diploma information
  • Registration information
  • Transcript requests and evaluations
  • Veterans benefits

ARO is located on the Hawai'i Community College Hilo campus in Bldg. 378.


As an institution of higher learning we strive to ensure that all sensitive information is secure and treated with the greatest care.  All sensitive documents with personal identifiable information should be mailed, brought in-person, or file drop (encrypted email) to  Please DO NOT send sensitive information via non-encrypted email or fax.