Participation in the New Student Orientation program (NSO) is highly recommended for freshmen and transfer students new to the University of Hawai´i at Mānoa (UHM). The NSO program has been designed to help prepare incoming students for their first year at UHM by providing direction and access to resources.

By attending an NSO program you will be able to:

  • Get assistance from a team of highly trained and experienced UHM student orientation leaders
  • Become acquainted with other incoming students as well as current students
  • Learn about opportunities to engage in student life at UHM
  • Tour the UHM campus
  • Have lots of fun while attending!

If you have questions about NSO and its offerings, please contact us directly at:

Telephone: (808) 956-3667 * Toll Free: (888) 700-5420
Fax: (808) 956-4810 OR via
E-Mail: nso@hawaii.edu