Honolulu Community College

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Honolulu Community College
Established 1920
Type Public Commuter College
Chancellor Erika Lacro
Vice-Chancellor Russell Uyeno
Brian Furuto
Dean Marcia Roberts-Deutsch
Michael Barros
Keala Chock
Katy Ho
Director Rosemary Sumajit
Students 4,000
Location United StatesHonolulu, Hawaii, United States
21°19′17″N 157°52′12″W / 21.32139°N 157.87000°W / 21.32139; -157.87000Coordinates: 21°19′17″N 157°52′12″W / 21.32139°N 157.87000°W / 21.32139; -157.87000
Campus Urban
Affiliations University of Hawaii
Website [1]

Honolulu Community College is a public, co-educational commuter college in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi.

The campus is located at 874 Dillingham Boulevard, north of downtown Honolulu between Honolulu Harbor and the neighborhood of Kapālama.

It is one of ten branches of the University of Hawaiʻi system anchored by the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa and is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

HCC's strengths are in its industrial programs including such items as automotive and aircraft maintenance. Also the Marine Education and Training Center trains candidates for marine programs.[1]


Campus art includes:

Notable alumni[edit]

  • Jason Tom is a musician, teacher and inspirational & motivational speaker known for beatboxing. He is one of the First-Generation Honolulu Community College MELE (Music & Entertainment Learning Experience) Program students to enroll into the Music Business major for an Associates in Science (AS) degree track.[2]
  • Dustin Kimura, Welding Technology; professional Mixed Martial Artist for the UFC[3]


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