About Us

Approximately 200 students call University of Hawaii Maui College, Molokai their home campus.  Our college is the focal point for higher educational teaching and learning for the University of Hawaii system on the island of Molokai. We serve our island residents by providing a wide rage of credit and non-credit courses, certificate and associate degree programs as part of UH Maui College. We also provide selected courses from other community colleges and receive selected bachelors and masters degree programs from UH Manoa, UH Hilo, and UH West Oahu via UH/ITV as brokered by the University Center, Maui.

Student Body Facts

  • 80% of the 250 students enrolled each semester are of Native Hawaiian ancestry – by far, the highest percentage of any campus in the University of Hawaii system.
  • A high percentage of the students are non-traditional
  • 39% of our students ages range from 15-20
  • 35% are male

At the Spring 2016 Commencement, 116 student graduates from Fall 2012 – Spring 2016 were recognized.  The graduates ranged in age from 17 to 59 years old.  We awarded 87 associate degrees, 17 bachelor degrees and 12 master degrees.  This was the first commencement were we awarded 5 associate degrees in Hawaiian Studies.  One of these five students is a 2016 Molokai High School graduate.  We also awarded 3 veterans at the ceremony.

University of Hawaii Maui College, Molokai employs 5 full-time and 2 part-time staff.  There are also 2 full-time and 1 part-time externally funded staff.  In addition, approximately 20 different Molokai lecturers are hired each semester to deliver instruction in their area of expertise.