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University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
College of Natural Sciences

STUDENT ACADEMIC SUCCESS CENTER

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University of Hawai'i at Mānoa - College of Natural Sciences

STUDENT ACADEMIC SUCCESS CENTER

Fall 2020

Here is a helpful checklist to get you started. We strongly recommend completing these items in the order that they are listed, and during the recommended time periods highlighted in gold, to keep your college preparation stress-free. Be mindful of the deadlines marked in red.
If you have any questions, please contact your advisor.

After Submitting Your Intent to Enroll

Student Housing Due Early May

Join the Residential Learning Program
First come, first served; apply ASAP

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EARLY MAY

Financial Aid

FAFSA opens OCTOBER prior to first semester
Important Dates and Deadlines
Apply early for more aid

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Important Paperwork

Intent to Enroll and Tuition Deposit DUE ASAP
Health Clearance Form (MMR and TB tests) DUE JULY 15
Follow the ENTIRE New Student Checklist thoroughly!

Submit paperwork on time to prevent losing your classes!

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Submit Final High School Transcripts
By August 20

Send to the UHM Office of Admissions

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August 20, 2020

APRIL

Placement Exams OPEN APRIL

Complete before registration in May
Online options available
Which placement exams do you need?

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APRIL

MAY

Advising Before Registration

Meet with your advisor to discuss any questions
Take placement exams before your meeting
In-person and online options are available

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BEFORE REGISTRATION

Early Start Program Registration Deadline May 15

Learn more here!

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Freshman Registration Opens Early May

Register through ACE or STAR
Strongly recommended for all students!

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EARLY MAY

Verify your Fall Schedule is visible on STAR

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MAY

JUNE

Submit Prior Coursework ASAP

AP, IB, or CLEP
Community College Transcripts

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ASAP

JULY

Registration Deadline TBA

Register through ACE or STAR
Strongly recommended for all students

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JULY (TBA)

AUGUST

New Student Orientation Register ASAP

Learn about being a student at UHM, and meet your advisors!
Visit their website to learn more

New Rainbow Warrior Orientation
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AUGUST ASAP

Paperwork? Questions?

Visit Sinclair 301 for the following:
Paperwork
Registration questions

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First Day of Instruction is August 24

Attendance is mandatory
Read about Automatic Withdrawal here

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August 24, 2020

SEPTEMBER

Last Day:

To Add Courses:
September 1, 4:00 PM
For 100% Tuition Refund:
September 1, 4:00 PM
To Drop Courses:
September 15, 4:00 PM

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SEPTEMBER

Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund September 15 @ 4:00 PM

No refunds after this date

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September 17, 2020

Go to our Resources menu to learn about:
Tutoring
Workshops
and more Opportunities!

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ABOUT US

We provide academic advising services to all undergraduate students in the College of Natural Sciences at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.

Hours of Operation
Sinclair Library 301
Monday - Friday
Online appointments only!

STUDENT ACADEMIC
SUCCESS CENTER