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Students on the Kauaʻi Community College campus

A primary resource center and gathering place in Līhuʻe for residents and visitors, Kauaʻi Community College offers business, technology, hospitality, health, early childhood education and liberal arts courses and administers the UH Center on Kauaʻi.
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Areas of Excellence


Kauaʻi Community College provides a transfer-level liberal arts education, but also offers a variety of vocational and professional training programs. Four-year and graduate degrees are offered through the University Center.


Kauaʻi Community College serves local needs through many innovative community partnerships.


On the lush Garden Isle of Kauaʻi, the Kauaʻi Community College campus is a social and cultural center, as well as a popular visitor destination.

Fast Facts about Kauaʻi Community College


  • Undergraduate: 1,486

Student to Faculty Ratio*

  • 10:1
    * fall 2017

Age and Gender*

  • Average age: 22.8 years old
  • Men: 42.7%
  • Women: 57.3%
    * full-time students

Enrollment Status

  • Full-time: 22.1%
  • Part-time: 77.9%

Pell Grant Recipients*

  • 50%
    of eligible, full-time students

Student Diversity (full-time students)

  • Caucasian 14%
  • Chinese 0%
  • Filipino 19%
  • Hawaiian/ Part Hawaiian 39%
  • Japanese 3%
  • Mixed 14%
  • Pacific Islander 1%
  • All Other 10%


  • Hawai‘i 97.9%
  • U.S. Mainland 1.4%
  • U.S. Affiliated 0.1%
  • Foreign 0.3%
  • Unknown 0.3%

Figures from the Institutional Research & Analysis Office, Fall 2018.

Contact Information and Location

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Kauaʻi Community College
3-1901 Kaumualiʻi Highway
Līhuʻe, HI 96766

  (808) 245-8311

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Last modified: August 19, 2019