U.S. Students
Admission Requirements to the Associate in Arts (A.A.) Degree Program (Liberal Arts Program)

U.S. CITIZEN / U.S. RESIDENT STUDENT ADMISSION PROCESS and REQUIREMENTS:

  • For admission consideration, students must submit all necessary application materials by the deadlines described below.
  • Students with U.S. resident status who meet all Associate in Arts degree (Liberal Arts) admission criteria and are admitted in good standing are eligible for a 50% to 75% reduction in tuition. (For more information, please contact the Office of Student Services.)


I. Submit the following items to the Admissions Office by the deadline indicated.

TermDeadline
Spring Term 2016
  A.A DEGREE PROGRAM: April 7 - June 17, 2016
  COLLEGE PREP PROGRAM : April 8 - June 17, 2016
February 1, 2016
Summer Term 2016
  A.A DEGREE PROGRAM:
      SESSION I: July 5 - August 9, 2016
      SESSION II: August 11 - September 16, 2016
  COLLEGE PREP PROGRAM: June 30 - September 9, 2016
May 2, 2016
Fall Term 2016
  ALL PROGRAMS: September 29 - December 9, 2016
August 1, 2016
Winter Term 2017
  ALL PROGRAMS: January 12 - March 24, 2017
November 1, 2016
Spring Term 2017
  A.A DEGREE PROGRAM: April 6 - June 16, 2017
  COLLEGE PREP PROGRAM: April 7 - June 16, 2017
February 1, 2017
Summer Term 2017
  A.A DEGREE PROGRAM
      SESSION I: July 3 - August 8, 2017
      SESSION II: August 10 - September 15, 2017
   COLLEGE PREP PROGRAM: June 29 - September 8, 2017
May 1, 2017
Fall Term 2017
  ALL PROGRAMS: September 28 - December 8, 2017
August 1, 2017
Winter Term 2018
  ALL PROGRAMS: January 11 - March 23, 2018
November 1, 2017

  1. Completed Application for Admission (Please Download)
  2. Admissions' Statement Essay
  3. US $50.00 US application fee
  4. Proof of High School Diploma or Equivalent
  5. Official Transcripts
    • Submit from all schools graduated/attended since high school.

    • Transcript(s) must be sent directly to the HTIC Admissions Office from the issuing school(s).

    • 2.5 GPA is required for both freshman and transfer admission.

  6. Letter of Recommendation (Optional)
  7. HTIC Housing Application and $20.00 application fee

II. Applicant may be contacted for a personal or telephone interview upon receipt of application documents.


III. After admission is accepted, but prior to registration, HTIC will request:

  1. Proof of Health Insurance
    • All students must have medical coverage for the length of school term.

    • Contact the Office of Student Services for more information.

  2. Tuberculosis (TB) Clearance Certificate
    • All students must present a valid TB certificate from the Department of Health or a physician using a Department of Health approved form.

    • The TB examination must have been given in Hawaii within 12 months before the first day of attendance.

    • TB examinations may be arranged through Student Services.

  3. Record of Immunization
    • Two doses of measles vaccine, with one of the two being MMR (measles-mumps-rubella) vaccine.

    • The immunization record must be certified by a physician or a health/medical institution.

    • The immunization may be arranged through the Office of Student Services.

  4. Meningococcal Vaccine
    • Meningococcal Vaccine is recommended, but not required.

    • Students electing not to be inoculated must sign a waiver.

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