Program Description:

Holomua is a six-day college preparation experience at the culturally diverse Brigham Young University-Hawaii campus. Its focus is to equip high school students with greater tools to prepare them for success as they move forward toward higher education.

When: Monday July 22nd to 27th, 2019
Where: BYU–Hawaii
Who High school students graduating in 2020
Cost: $200*
Application Fee: $25 (non-refundable fee to apply)

*$250 for those who need to arrive a day early

Program Qualifications:

  1. Preferably high school junior (2018-2019) or international equivalent.
  2. BYU-Hawaii International applicants must be able to obtain a B-2 visitor visa if traveling from outside the United States.
  3. Have a cumulative high school GPA above 2.8 or international equivalent.
  4. Read and agree to live by the BYU-Hawaii Honor Code - including Dress & Grooming, as well as Residential Living Standards.
  5. Have an interest in contributing to the mission of BYU-Hawaii: Learn, Lead, Build.

Goals of Holomua:

  1. Introduce students to the benefits and expectations of BYU-Hawaii.
  2. Help high school juniors as they transition into their senior year and to visualize themselves as successful students at BYU-Hawaii.
  3. Increase opportunity for more students from our target area; Hawaii, South Pacific, and Asia to attend BYU-Hawaii.
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