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Office of International Programs

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Aloha and Welcome to the Office of International Programs (OIP)

Leeward Community College is located on the island of Oahu which is known as “the Gathering Place.” Just like the island’s nickname, Leeward Community College is home to approximately 60 international students from around the world each semester. The campus, which overlooks Pearl Harbor, is conveniently located in the center of the island approximately 15 minutes from the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport also known as Honolulu International Airport, 18 minutes from Ko Olina and 30 minutes from the North Shore. Friendly and diverse OIP staff will provide personalized service throughout your academic journey. Come and join Leeward ʻOhana and experience true Hawaiʻi. 


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Leeward has a variety of programs to prepare you for work or help you transfer to a four-year university.

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Student Life

As a Leeward student you can get involved in Student Government, play Intramural Sports or join a student organization!

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Faces and Places of Leeward

Check out this website created by our English as a second language (ESL) students to showcase their work.

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