Chaminade University of Honolulu

Private, Four-years School Located in Honolulu, HI

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How much is the Chaminade University of Honolulu tuition? For the academic year 2022-2023, Chaminade University of Honolulu's tuition & fees is $28,544 based on the NCES data.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $48,434 when a student lives on-campus.

Chaminade University of Honolulu Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$28,544
Books & Supplies Costs$1,600
On-campus Room & Board$15,650
On-campus Expenses$2,640
Off-campus Room & Board$14,450
Off-campus Expenses$2,640
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$29,677

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Chaminade University of Honolulu for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $125,968 at Chaminade University of Honolulu. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $206,259. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $139,379.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$29,677$48,654$32,897
Sophomore (2024-25)$30,856$50,545$34,163
Junior (2025-26)$32,081$52,510$35,477
Senior (2026-27)$33,354$54,550$36,841
4 Years Total$125,968$206,259$139,379
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$30,856$50,545$34,163
Sophomore (2025-26)$32,081$52,510$35,477
Junior (2026-27)$33,354$54,550$36,841
Senior (2027-28)$34,679$56,671$38,259
4 Years Total$130,969$214,276$144,740
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$32,081$52,510$35,477
Sophomore (2026-27)$33,354$54,550$36,841
Junior (2027-28)$34,679$56,671$38,259
Senior (2028-29)$36,055$58,873$39,730
4 Years Total$136,169$222,604$150,307
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$33,354$54,550$36,841
Sophomore (2027-28)$34,679$56,671$38,259
Junior (2028-29)$36,055$58,873$39,730
Senior (2029-30)$37,487$61,162$41,259
4 Years Total$141,575$231,256$156,089
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$34,679$56,671$38,259
Sophomore (2028-29)$36,055$58,873$39,730
Junior (2029-30)$37,487$61,162$41,259
Senior (2030-31)$38,975$63,539$42,846
4 Years Total$147,196$240,245$162,094

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Chaminade University of Honolulu' tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $20,449. Compared to private, four-years colleges in Hawaii, its tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $20,689.
Chaminade University of Honolulu$28,544
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,259
Public Schools$7,023$12,740
Private Schools$20,449
Hawaii Four-years Colleges$18,090
Public Schools$5,021$13,412
Private Schools$20,689

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Chaminade University of Honolulu and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Chaminade University of HonoluluHonolulu, HI$28,544$25,200
Le Moyne CollegeSyracuse, NY$37,450$20,468
Concordia University-WisconsinMequon, WI$33,062$12,174
Warner Pacific University Professional and Graduate StudiesPortland, OR$12,480$13,500
Prescott CollegePrescott, AZ$35,450$17,319
Thomas UniversityThomasville, GA$11,080$13,330
University of RedlandsRedlands, CA$55,678$24,232
Simmons UniversityBoston, MA$44,350$27,314
University of Saint JosephWest Hartford, CT$44,006$15,822
Wheeling UniversityWheeling, WV$29,290$10,160
Lebanon Valley CollegeAnnville, PA$48,620$33,135

Financial Aid and COA

At Chaminade University of Honolulu, 1,411 students (91%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $15,155.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Chaminade University of Honolulu is $33,279 for students living on-campus and $32,079 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 280 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $14,216 and the average amount of student loans is $7,761.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$48,434
COA (off-campus)$47,234
Tuition & Fees$28,544
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$19,890
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$18,690
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$33,279
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$32,079
Average Financial Aid$15,155
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship1,41191%$15,155
Pell Grants64542%$5,810
Federal Student Loan56436%$7,317
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid280100%-
Grants or Scholarships26695%$14,216
Federal Grants16057%$6,136
Pell Grants16057%$5,789
Other Federal Grants7426%$750
State/Local Grants0--
Institutional Grants18365%$15,299
Student Loan Aid9433%$7,761
Federal Student Loans8932%$5,084
Other Student Loans166%$17,314

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Chaminade University of Honolulu's acceptance rate is 90.08%. A total of 1,502 applicants applied to and 1,353 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 290 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 21.43%.
To apply to Chaminade University of Honolulu, 3 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 4 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations and Formal demonstration of competencies. SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
Acceptance Rate90.08%91.74%89.57%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21.43%28.88%19.11%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresConsidered But Not Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

Student Population

Chaminade University of Honolulu has a total of 2,369 students including 1,583 undergraduate and 786 graduate students. By gender, there are 602 male students and 1,612 female students attending Chaminade University of Honolulu. The school offers online degree programs and 764 students enrolled online exclusively (32.25% of all students).
Total2,214 6021,612
Undergraduate1,549 4221,127
Graduate665 180485

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address3140 Waialae Avenue, Honolulu, HI
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered55 Programs
Online Program Offered20 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered19 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate93.41%
Student Population2,369
Graduation Rate66%
Retention Rate71% (Full-time), 44% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate11 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties86 (Full-time), 109 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs261 (Full-time), 129 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$76,912
Average Staff Salary$64,677