Aloha Guide

Information for non-resident applicants to the UH Library and Information Science Program.

Hula skirts, surfboards and sunshine–as a non-resident, it might be a bit difficult to imagine what being a graduate student in beautiful Hawaii might be like. The idea of studying at the University of Hawaii Library and Information Science Program sounds pretty exciting, but it probably has you feeling somewhat anxious.

While we are in the process of updating our own guide, please see the Moving to Hawaii guide provided by the UH Shidler College of Business:

If you are an incoming student and have any questions about relocating to Hawaii, please contact the LIS Program Coordinator ( for assistance.