University of Hawai'i - West O'ahu

Cost of Attendance

The cost of attendance budget for the period covered by the financial aid award is comprised of the following components:

  • Tuition
  • Student Fees
  • Books & Supplies
  • Room & Board
  • Transportation
  • Personal/Miscellaneous Expenses

These budgets will vary in total amounts depending on the number of credit hours for which the student is enrolled and whether the student will be living at home or off-campus. A typical full-time (12 or more credits per semester) cost of attendance budget is as follows:

Cost of Attendance for Aid Year 2019-20

Resident Budget 2019-20 (Fall-Spring)

Cost of Attendance Living with Parents Living Off-Campus
Tuition $7,344 $7,344
Student Fees $240 $240
Books and Supplies $1,058 $1,058
Room and Board $4,968 $15,302
Transportation $2,912 $3,490
Personal/Misc Expense $2,854 $3,302
Total $19,376 $30,736

Non-Resident Budget 2019-20 (Fall-Spring)

Cost of Attendance Living with Parents Living Off-Campus
Tuition $20,304 $20,304
Student Fees $240 $240
Books and Supplies $1,058 $1,058
Room and Board $4,968 $15,302
Transportation $2,912 $3,490
Personal/Misc Expense $2,854 $3,302
Total $32,336 $43,696

Cost of Attendance for Aid Year 2018-19

Resident Budget 2018-19 (Fall-Spring)

Cost of Attendance Living with Parents Living Off-Campus
Tuition $7,272 $7,272
Student Fees $240 $240
Books and Supplies $1,040 $1,040
Room and Board $4,884 $15,044
Transportation $2,864 $3,432
Personal/Misc Expense $2,806 $3,246
Total $19,106 $30,274

Non-Resident Budget 2018-19 (Fall-Spring)

Cost of Attendance Living with Parents Living Off-Campus
Tuition $20,232 $20,232
Student Fees $240 $240
Books and Supplies $1,040 $1,040
Room and Board $4,884 $15,044
Transportation $2,864 $3,432
Personal/Misc Expense $2,806 $3,246
Total $32,066 $43,234

Cost of Attendance for Aid Year 2017-18

Resident Budget 2017-18 (Fall-Spring)

Cost of Attendance Living with Parents Living Off-Campus
Tuition $7,200 $7,200
Student Fees $240 $240
Books and Supplies $1,012 $1,012
Room and Board $4,760 $14,662
Transportation $450 $450
Personal/Misc Expense $2,734 $3,164
Total $16,396 $26,728

Non-Resident Budget 2017-18 (Fall-Spring)

Cost of Attendance Living with Parents Living Off-Campus
Tuition $20,160 $20,160
Student Fees $240 $240
Books and Supplies $1,012 $1,012
Room and Board $4,760 $14,662
Transportation $450 $450
Personal/Misc Expense $2,734 $3,164
Total $29,356 $39,688