New Students

Welcome Reception


Welcome New International Students to
the University of Hawai'i Mānoa Campus

Resources for New Students

Required Action Checklist

Make sure you're ready for your ready for your time at UH Manoa with this checklist of required actions before you start your semester.

ISS Visa Clearance

Required for international students newly admitted to UH Manoa arriving in the U.S. only.
Visa Clearance is an ISS Office process to verify student's documents for our records. Our office requires students to complete Visa Clearance in order for us to accurately report your status with the necessary parties.

ISS Welcome Events

Starting a week before the start of the semester, the ISS Office holds a variety of welcome activities designed to help students learn more about what is available to them as students at the university.

Frequently Asked Questions with New Students