Senior Citizen Visitor Program/Nā Kūpuna Program at UH Mānoa

The Senior Citizen Visitor Program/Nā Kūpuna (SCVP/NK) program at UH Mānoa allows Hawai‘i residents aged 60 years or older to attend courses that are offered at UH Mānoa free of charge without receiving University credit. All participants must also have tuberculosis (TB) clearance. A negative TB skin test (PPD – Mantoux) result within one year prior to your enrollment is required.

Around 300 senior citizens attend classes at the University of Hawai`i at Mānoa each semester through the Senior Citizen Visitor Program/Nā Kūpuna Program. They add to the diversity of campus culture and contribute from their life experience to the classroom setting.

If you would like to receive regular updates about the program, including information and deadlines to register for the program, please fill out the form at this link: All participants must have access to an email address that they check on a regular basis. For specific questions or concerns, please contact us at

Nā Kūpuna/SCVP Spring 2017 FAQ’s

Am I eligible to register for the Senior Citizen Visitor Program/Nā Kūpuna (SCVP/NK) Program?
What do I need to do to register for Fall 2017?
Do I need an email address to participate in the SCVP/NK Program?
I don’t have an email address or a computer! How can I create an email address or check my email?


Director: Dr. Patricia Masters
Queen Lili`uokalani Center for Student Services 413
Phone: (808) 956-4642


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