Emergency Info

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Wai'anae campus: all classes canceled today, Wednesday, November 23, due to water main break, located on side road Makaha side of Mr. Lau's restaurant just before Farrington Hwy.  Per Board of Water, the right lane of Farrington heading westbound will be closed while repairs are being made to a 12 inch water line.  Repair work expected to last into the night.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Wai'anae campus will resume normal operations on Tuesday, October 18.

Evening classes in Waianae are cancelled tonight, Mon, Oct 17. A threat was made to faculty and staff. HPD is investigating. Updates will be posted here.

September 26, 2016

Water service has been restored to Pearl City campus. Clean up efforts will continue throughout the day. Campus will return to normal operations on Tuesday, 9/27/2016. Thanks to everyone for their help, cooperation and understanding.

Waianae and all Early College classes are not affected and will be held today. Repairs on the Pearl City campus are proceeding smoothly.

September 25, 2016

The latest updates on the Pearl City campus water main break from the Vice Chancellor of Administrative Services:

  • Water main repairs are on-going and will continue into the overnight hours.
  • For non-essential personnel: please do not come to campus.  No water means all restrooms are secured and will not be opened and no air conditioning is available.  Thank you for your cooperation.
  • Essential personnel have been identified and have been contacted.  Please report at your regular work times.
  • Further updates will be provided as conditions warrant and will be posted on the College's social media sites and through email

Pearl City campus will be closed tomorrow, Monday, September 26, due to repair and clean-up of a water main break. Details will be posted here and on the College's social media sites.

Wai'anae classes and all Early College classes are not affected.


October 17, 2014

Due to Hurrican Ana, all classes, activities, and events scheduled for either the Pearl City or Waianae campuses will be cancelled from 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 18, 2014 through Sunday, October 19, 2014.  The Pearl City and Waianae campuses are expected to resume normal operating schedules on Monday, October 20, 2014.

The University of Hawaii System continues to monitor Hurricane Ana and is working closely with state and county officials to anticipate its possible impact on Hawaii.

August 7, 2014, 12:41 pm

Leeward CC campuses at Pearl City and Waianae will be closed on Friday 
August 8th, Saturday August 9th, and Sunday August 10th.  All classes 
and activities are cancelled for these 3 days.  The campus closure will 
take effect at 11:00 p.m. this evening.  Only emergency response 
personnel will be allowed on campus as gates will be closed and 
Please monitor local news and media outlets for the latest storm-
related updates.  Campus officials will provide further updates if 
there are specific Leeward CC issues or situations to report.
Stay safe everyone.
This message came from the Vice Chancellor of Administrative Services.


August 7, 2014, 11:14 am

For the safety of students, faculty and staff, the University of Hawaii 
will be closing all campuses on Oahu and Kauai on Friday, August 
8, 2014 in anticipation of severe weather caused by Hurricane 
Currently Oahu, Kauai County and Maui County are under tropical 
storm warnings.  Hawaii Island is under a hurricane warning. 
UH Hilo and Hawaii Community College, along with its West Hawaii 
Education Center on Hawaii Island are closed today, August 7th 
and Friday, August 8th due to potentially dangerous weather 
UH Maui College and its Education Centers in Hana and Lahaina and 
on Moloka'i and Lana'i will close at noon on today, August 7th and 
all day Friday, August 8th.  Weekend operations will also be 
Please go to hawaii.edu/emergency for up to date information.
This Health and Safety Alert was sent on behalf of External Affairs and University Relations


August 7, 2014, 10:26 am
Hurricane Iselle and Julio

Due to anticipated severe weather conditions, Leeward CC will close the Pearl City and Waianae campuses on Friday, August 8, 2014.  Stay tuned for further updates and UH Alert notifications.


March 13, 2013, 5:21 pm
Resolution to the March 10, 2014 Parking Lot Incident...

The suspect in the March 10th incident has been identified and has been "trespassed" from Leeward CC.  This means that the suspect was informed that he cannot return to the College, was escorted off the premises by Campus Security, and is banned from entering campus property.

This will be the last message sent to the College community regarding this incident.


March 11, 2014, 2:10pm
The investigation into the alleged incident of 3/10/2014 is continuing.  The alleged incident involved the unwanted sexual advances of the suspect on a female student and included forcibly grabbing her arm, hugging, and attempted kissing.  The incident occurred in a campus parking lot.

Suspect is described as being a male, 6’4”, dark complexion, black hair, 25 to 35 years of age, and was last seen wearing a green UH logo shirt, a green baseball cap, and white basketball pants.  Suspect was seen driving a 4-door, light blue compact vehicle - either Hyundai or Kia make of vehicle.

The campus community is asked to be vigilant and report any suspicious activity involving anyone meeting the description of the suspect to Campus Security (455-0611) or the Honolulu Police Department (911).

Security Tips:
- Security escorts are available for students requesting assistance.
- Park and walk in lighted areas - walk with others
- Familiarize yourself with locations of emergency “Code Blue” call boxes
- Be alert and aware of your surroundings
- Walk briskly and be aware of anyone walking behind you
- Take precautions using elevators
- Have your keys ready when approaching your vehicle so that you can minimize the time to get into your vehicle
- Report all incidents regardless of the severity
- Campus Security is available 24/7 – call 455-0611 for assistance


March 10, 2014, 4:38pm
The investigation into today's sexual assault incident are continuing. Please notify Campus Security (455-0611) immediately to report any suspicious activity involving
anyone meeting the following description; male, 6'4", dark complexion, black hair, 25 to 35 years of age, wearing a green UH logo shirt, a green hat, and white pants. Suspect was seen driving a light blue 4-door compact vehicle.

Campus Security escorts are available for students requesting assistance. Further updates will be provided as developments warrant.


March 10, 2014, 1:59 pm
A sexual assault reported at the Pearl City Campus. Suspect is male, 6'4'', dark skinned, wearing green UH hat, white pants.  Updates to come.


Leeward CC Emergency Operations Plan
An administrative guide used for responding to potential campus emergencies in a timely and organized manner. The EOP is not intended to be an all-inclusive set of directives but rather an organized series of guidelines that may be used in a variety of crisis management situations