Apply - Returning Student

How to Apply: Returning Student
(completed credit at Leeward, but has been away for at least one semester)

1. Review Application Deadline and Residency Status

2. Submit an application

3. Receive your Decision Letter

You'll receive a letter that informs you if your application has been accepted or denied. If accepted, the letter will also include important information on your first steps to enrolling. You will also receive information on New Student Orientation and a Welcome Booklet.

4. Check your UH account

This account is needed to register for classes and for is used for many other transactions.
Go to: MyUH

5. Determine if you need to take the COMPASS Placement Tests

If you have already completed college English or math courses with a C or better grade, please schedule an appointment with a counselor at (808) 455-0233 or email Details on COMPASS.

6. Attend the New Student Orientation (NSO)

NSO is required for all students. It's a great way to learn about the College, its programs, services and activities! After signing up/completing NSO, you'll make an appointment with a counselor for academic advising and registration..

If you are planning to take online courses, the iLearn@Leeward site has additional resources you'll need to succeed online. Also, join our online community for distance education students!

7. Check out and apply for financial aid

8. Prepare for Registration

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If you have any questions, please give us a call or stop by for help.

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