Hawaii Out of State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Hawaii by Out of State Tuition for 2023

Cheapest Colleges in Hawaii by Out of State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university in Hawaii but aren't a state resident, these are the least expensive out of state colleges to consider. Additionally, if you are a foreign citizen and cannot qualify for in-state tuition, these are the cheapest universities in Hawaii for international students.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published out of state tuition. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published out of state tuition with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeCalc best value colleges in Hawaii list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

The most affordable four year colleges in Hawaii are listed by one year's out of state tuition list price for the 2021/2022 school year.

What is the cheapest college in Hawaii? Leading the colleges list is Brigham Young University Hawaii in Laie with an out of state tuition of $6,068.

Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc rating of a college's overall academics and effectiveness. The score ranges from zero to one hundred, with fifty being the median for all eligible colleges. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average price paid by students. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2021/2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

Hawaii's Cheapest Colleges by Out of State Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#1 Brigham Young University Hawaii

Laie, Private Not For Profit

$6,068 54 53
#2 University of Hawaii Maui College

Kahului, Public Not For Profit

$8,280 NA NA
#3 University of Phoenix Hawaii Campus

Honolulu, Private For Profit

$9,552 NA NA
#4 New Hope Christian College

Honolulu, Private Not For Profit

$11,880 NA NA
#5 Remington College Honolulu Campus

Honolulu, Private Not For Profit

$16,614 NA NA
#6 University of Hawaii at Hilo

Hilo, Public Not For Profit

$20,304 45 32
#7 University of Hawaii West Oahu

Pearl City, Public Not For Profit

$20,304 49 19
#8 Chaminade University of Honolulu

Honolulu, Private Not For Profit

$27,340 41 7
#9 Hawaii Pacific University

Honolulu, Private Not For Profit

$29,520 44 9
#10 University of Hawaii at Manoa

Honolulu, Public Not For Profit

$33,336 67 58