Student Support Spotlight: Registrar

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Welcome to an E Kamakani Hou series that highlights the services the University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu offers to help our students succeed. Student Support Spotlight will profile the wide-ranging services that are important for our students and campus.

The series has so far featured profiles on AdvisingAdmissions, the Behavior Intervention Team, the BookstoreCampus SecurityCareer ServicesMental Health ServicesDisability ServicesDistance Learning, Financial Aid, the IT Help Desk, the James & Abigail Campbell Library, Nāulu Center, and Noʻeau Center.

Name of service: Office of the Registrar

Where we are: Campus Center, C-141

Who we are:

  • Vicky del Prado, Registrar

  • Taryn Miyashiro, Enrollment Services Officer

  • Kyra Takeuchi, Enrollment Services Officer

What services we provide: We assist students with registration or records related questions, transfer credits or transcript evaluation inquiries, and getting certified to use their VA benefits.

Our unit’s goal is to meet the needs of our students with any records questions or concerns that they may encounter during their UH West Oʻahu experience. Students can expect to receive friendly customer service and efficient assistance whenever they inquire with our office.

What we’re excited about: We are excited to welcome all of our continuing and newly admitted students for this upcoming fall semester! We are continuing to evolve and expand the virtual services we provide, to ensure the safety and well-being of our students, faculty, and staff.

What’s special about us: We have the pleasure of being a part of a student’s entire UH West Oʻahu journey! When students first join us, we evaluate any previous transfer credits and assist with any registration questions. We assist our veteran students in getting certified to use their VA educational benefits. Once students have completed their degree requirements and graduate, we have the esteemed privilege of awarding their degrees!

What’s special about you: UH West Oʻahu students are unique and their varying backgrounds and life experiences create a campus community filled with a sense of pride and an ingrained drive to promote student success. Our office strives to provide the necessary services to ensure that all of our students are able to succeed while having a positive UH West Oʻahu experience.

Contact: 689-2900, (for records related questions), (for transfer credit related questions), (for Veteran Affairs), 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

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