Keller Hall stained glass entrance

Our Mission

  • To prepare students to function in a world of rapid scientific and technological change.
  • To teach the meaning and role of scientific method and its importance to society.
  • To prepare students for significant positions in the increasingly technological societies of Hawaiʻi, the United States, the Pacific Rim or the nations of the world.
  • To ensure that students understand the meaning and importance of scientific ethics.
  • To create new knowledge in Mathematics, Information Science, the Physical Sciences and the Biological Sciences; to apply that knowledge for the betterment of people everywhere.
  • To bring to the people of Hawaiʻi a sense of excitement about important scientific discoveries, both old and new.