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Hālau ʻIke O Puʻuloa

ke ala ike program scholars

Native Hawaiian Student Support Programs


E komo mai! Hālau ʻIke O Puʻuloa is an academically rigorous and culturally relevant puʻuhonua (place of refuge). Housing academic and student support programs we seek to:

  • inspire excellence,
  • promote growth, and
  • advance opportunities for Native Hawaiians.

The Hālau also serves all students, staff, and faculty who wish to increase their knowledge of Hawaiian culture, language, and history.

Our Values

  • Aloha kekahi i kekahi: 
“Aloha for one another”
  • Kuleana: “Responsibility, right, privilege, obligation”
  • Aloha ʻĀina: “Aloha for that which feeds us"

Our Programs and Services

Ke Ala ʻIke Native Hawaiian Excellence Program

Native Hawaiian Counselor Services

Native Hawaiian S.T.E.M. Opportunities

Hoʻoulu Native Hawaiian Career & Technical Education Program

Scholarships and Financial Aid Assistance

Distinguished Cultural Speaker Series

Māla ʻOiwi Native Hawaiian Gardens

Hawaiian Studies & Hawaiian Language Faculty Office Hours


Contact us
(see the campus map)
Call us: (808) 455-0627
Send us an email.