UH Strategic Directions Measures

  • Definition: Based on Common Data set survey methodology.
    Includes:
    •   First-time, undergraduate students at the institution
    •   Only loans made to student while enrolled at the institution
  • Excludes:
    •   Transfer-in students
    •   Money borrowed at other institutions
    •   Parent PLUS loans
    •   Pharmacy BA degrees since Pharmacy BA students are planning to be graduate degree seekers
  • 4-year campus data based on first degree earned. CC campus data based on highest degree earned.

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Average Total Debt Per Undergraduate Completer - UH 4-Year Institutions

  Campus
2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
  UH Mānoa $22,937 $23,619 $24,307 $24,261 $23,829 $22,360
  UH Hilo $23,083 $23,174 $28,306 $25,262 $23,751 $23,069
  UH West Oʻahu $15,356 $18,451 $18,492 $17,079 $18,261 $16,638

Average Total Debt Per Undergraduate Completer - UH 2-Year Institutions

  Campus
2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
    Hawaiʻi CC $10,938 $11,542 $11,881 $12,093 $10,806 $7,795
    Honolulu CC $8,310 $9,864 $7,797 $8,367 $10,623 $8,638
    Kapiʻolani CC $12,542 $12,763 $11,651 $12,979 $13,186 $12,276
    Kauaʻi CC $9,100 $9,470 $8,594 $12,266 $11,490 $7,882
    Leeward CC $9,479 $8,825 $12,414 $10,229 $10,447 $12,020
    UH Maui College $17,700 $18,209 $17,962 $17,382 $16,782 $13,088
    Windward CC $9,633 $12,759 $11,400 $11,605 $9,986 $12,261

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