Application Instructions

Application & Course Timeline

  • * April 16 - Applications due (including teacher recommendation and transcripts)

  • * April 19 - Application results sent to students via e-mail 

  • * April 25 & 26 - Mandatory orientation sessions to complete UH-Hilo form and Dual Credit form with parent.  Attendance is only required at one of the two sessions.

  • * April 30 - Enrollment and consent forms due to PAAC 

  • * June 1 - Course instructor will send out an orientation email

  • * June 7- First day of class

  • * July 23- Last day of class


Application Components

Student Application Form 

  • * Student information and short answer questions
  • * Parental consent, release, and waiver (digital signature)

Supporting Documents

* Digital copy of official school transcript showing a GPA of 2.5 or higher. 

* Teacher recommendation form.  Students should ask a teacher to fill out this form by April 16

I want to apply! What now? 

* Ask a teacher who knows you well to write your recommendation. Share this link with them and ask them to submit the form by Friday, April 16 at midnight. Your application will not be considered complete without a recommendation.

* Request your official school transcript.  Your counselor or registrar should email your transcript to with the subject line: “SDG Course supporting documents for [insert your name here]”. 

*  You cannot save and come back to the application form, so only begin filling it out once you are ready to submit and have a parent present to complete the last portion of the form. 


* Incomplete or late applications will not be considered or notified of results.

* If you have questions, please contact Erica Nakanishi-Stanis at


If you’re ready to apply, click the button below to see and/or fill out the application form!

Application Form