At Leeward Community College, we mālama all students and affirm our special commitment to Native Hawaiians. We transform the lives of our students through high-quality, accessible, and affordable education.


Leeward Community College offers 79 associate degrees and certificates and is classified as an Associate’s/Public 2-year college. Leeward CC ensures student success with an average class size of 21 students and an instructor to student ratio of 20:1. Leeward CC also offers multiple professional development courses and licensing programs from Motorcycle Safety to Computer Courses.

Commencement 2024

We had award-winners, high school seniors, and many outstanding graduates at this year’s Commencement. View photos from our graduation celebrations in our Flickr albums!

Hawai‘i Promise Scholarship

The University of Hawai‘i has allocated a record $5.5 million to the Hawai‘i Promise Scholarship, supporting community college students by covering unmet education costs. This initiative aims to make higher education more accessible for Hawai‘i residents.

About Student Life

The Student Life Office was inaugurated in 2009 and facilitates co-curricular learning experiences. Campus involvement enables students to gain life skills, increase their civic responsibility, and enrich their personal and professional development.

Student Life’s mission is to create pathways for the next generation of leaders through a co-creative learning environment that inspires students to reach their goals, deepen their passions, and cultivate their leadership skills.

The Student Life staff also manages the Campus Center Student Lounge, approves bulletin board postings, and provides discounted movie tickets.

Student Life Info and Resources

Enhance Your College Experience

Four ASUH representatives on campus

ASUH-Leeward CC

BE the difference at Leeward! Our elected student officers are here to advocate for student needs at the campus and UH System level.
Team Leeward scoring in basketball game

IM LeeSports

Do you love to compete? Join Team Leeward on the field or court. Bring a friend or two!
Students sitting in room playing video games

IM LeeGaming

Our student-led E-Sports program provides the opportunity to engage, play, and interact with fellow students through various forms of gaming.
Several students sitting together for lunch at campus picnic

Budget & Finance Committee

This committee manages funds that go toward student organizations and campus departments involved in extracurricular activities.
Lulani in food pantry holding bag of food items

Hānai iā Leeward

Our food pantry is stocked to help students meet their basic nutritional needs, enabling them to focus on their academic success.
Student, Lindsey Millerd, holding a copy of Ka Mana‘o

Ka Mana‘o

Leeward’s award-winning, student-produced magazine. View their website and employment information.
Areas of Interest

Within our areas of study you will find several disciplines that might appeal to you. Browse our listing of disciplines to see how they are connected to an area or program.

Contact Us

Hours: Monday – Thursday, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm, Friday, 8:30am – 3:30pm
Phone: (808) 455-0208
Email: leewardstudentlife-L@lists.hawaii.edu

Office: AD 229