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Brigham Young University-Hawaii: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Brigham Young University-Hawaii

Website: http://www.byuh.edu
Address: 55-220 Kulanui Street , Laie , Hawaii - 96762-1294
Phone: (808) 675-3211
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Bachelor's
Campus setting
Fringe Town
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Arts & Sciences
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Latter Day Saints (Mormon Church)
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC Yes
Study abroad No
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $30
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
1,381
532
849
Percent admitted
39%
50%
33%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
55%
53%
57%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
463
578
SAT Math
490
580
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
21
26
ACT English
20
26
ACT Math
20
26
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $3,600
Out-of-state tuition $3,600
Books and supplies $1,300
On-campus room and board $5,568
On-campus other expenses $4,490
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
74%
-
Federal grant aid
15%
$2,611
State or local grant aid
0%
-
Institutional grant aid
65%
-
Loan aid
15%
$3,581
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
2,424
44%
56%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 2,424
Estimated graduates enrolled 0
Undergraduates 24 years old 70%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 28%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 51%
Men 46%
Women 55%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 27%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 38%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 51%

Contact Information

Address: 55-220 Kulanui Street, Laie, HI
Phone Number: (808) 675-3211

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $3,040 $3,250 $3,600 $3,800 5.6%
Books and supplies $700 $875 $1,300 $1,300 0.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $5,170 $5,364 $5,568 $4,580 -17.7%
Other $1,400 $1,680 $4,490 $4,644 3.4%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $10,310 $11,169 $14,958 $14,324 -4.2%
 

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Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $30
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,295 492 803
Percent admitted 58% 68% 51%
Percent admitted who enrolled 42% 46% 38%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank   X
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 119 39%
ACT 191 63%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 480 591
SAT Math 490 600
ACT Composite 22 26
ACT English 20 27
ACT Math 20 26
  • In Fall 2009, about 25% of first-time, degree-seeking freshmen are international students. International students are not required to submit SAT or ACT scores to be considered for admission.

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities 10/31/1959 -   Accredited