About Hawaiʻi Community College – Pālamanui

Hawaiʻi Community College – Pālamanui in North Kona is a new, sustainably designed campus serving the West Hawaiʻi community.

Pālamanui is a branch campus of Hawaiʻi Community College and delivers Hawaiʻi Community College classes and associate degree programs.

Pālamanui houses classrooms, vocational labs, a computer lab, and a library/learning center. The student support office provides access to Hawaiʻi Community College counseling, financial aid assistance, registration information and special student success programs.

Students attending Pālamanui have an opportunity to participate in a variety of class formats including: traditional instructor-led classroom settings, video conference classes, online classes available via the Internet, and hybrid classes that utilize a combination of technologies and/or face-to-face participation.

About University Center, West Hawaiʻi at Pālamanui

Hawaiʻi Community College ­– Pālamanui also hosts the University of Hawaiʻi Center, West Hawaiʻi. The University Center allows students living in West Hawaiʻi to obtain degrees and certificates from other University of Hawaiʻi campuses. Pālamanui provides the local student support for the distance learning degrees offered through the center. To view a complete listing of distance programs available through the University of Hawaiʻi Centers visit www.hawaii.edu/dl For more information on current courses of study available through the University Center, please call (808) 969-8808.


Hawaiʻi Community College – Pālamanui
73-4225 Ane Keohokalole Hwy.
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

(808) 969-8800

(808) 969-8816


Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1327
Kailua-Kona, HI 96745-1327


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