Requirements for admission to the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa are outlined in the front of the course catalog.


High School Students

  • High school students applying to the College of Engineering should have completed trigonometry, physics, and chemistry.
  • The College also uses aptitude tests and high school records in its screening procedure.


Transfer Students

Transfer students must have completed:

  • ENG 100
  • MATH 241 and 242 or equivalent
  • PHYS 170/170L or equivalent
  • CHEM 161/161L and 162 or their equivalents, such as CHEM 171
  • An overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher



Graduate Students

Visit the appropriate department for specific descriptions and requirements.

How to apply

Freshman applicants

Transfer applicants

Graduate applicants