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Express Admissions Day workshop set for July 28; application deadline for fall semester is August 1

The deadline to apply for the fall semester at Hawai‘i Community College in Hilo and Hawai‘i Community College – Pālamanui in Kona is Monday, August 1. Classes start August 22.

Hawai‘i CC is hosting an Express Admissions Day enrollment workshop on Thursday, July 28 from 4 – 8 p.m. The event, which is happening at the Hilo campus and the Hawai‘i CC – Pālamanui campus in Kona, will help prospective students navigate the enrollment process. Attendees can complete an application, receive their student number, and learn about other key steps such as orientation and class registration.

Students can also apply online at

Hawai‘i Community College offers associate degrees and certificates in 26 academic programs. Students can gain knowledge and skills that will prepare them for rewarding careers, and they can also prepare to transfer to four-year universities.

“Pursuing a college degree or certificate is a game-changer in achieving a rewarding and fulfilling career, not to mention the positive impacts a highly educated graduate can bring to the prosperity of Hawai‘i Island,” said Hawai‘i CC Chancellor Rachel Solemsaas. “With our open door admissions policy, lower tuition rates, high-quality instruction, and unique programs, Hawai‘i Community College provides excellent opportunities for students to fulfill their dreams.”

For more information about applying or about Express Admissions Day, visit or call the Hawai‘i Community College Information Center at 934-2800.