Tuition and Costs

Estimated Cost of Attendance,
2014-2015 Academic Year

Nursing Tuition & Fees
$25,480
Room & Board on Campus
$11,640
Books & Supplies
$1,600
Personal Expenses
$1,314
Transportation
$875
Student Fees
$144
Estimated Costs
$41,053

Note: Costs may be subject to change. Estimated costs may vary depending upon living arrangements and course requirements.

Merit Scholarships and Grants, High School Seniors, Nursing

The following merit scholarships are automatically awarded to incoming high school seniors upon acceptance to the Chaminade University School of Nursing. Scholarship values are determined by a studentís cumulative GPA and test scores are evaluated for the top merit award*. Scholarships are awarded each year for all four years of attendance.

For questions regarding our merit scholarships, please contact the Admissions Office at (808) 739-8340 or email admissions@chaminade.edu.

HAWAII & PACIFIC ISLAND HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES
Cumulative
High School
GPA
Award
Name
Award
Amount
Range
3.5-4.0 Regents
$10,000-$12,000
3.0-3.49 Presidential
$8,500-$10,500
2.5-2.99 Leadership
$5,000

U.S. MAINLAND HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES
Cumulative
High School
GPA
Award
Name
Award
Amount
Range
3.5-4.0 Regents
$8,000-$10,000
3.0-3.49 Presidential
$6,500-$8,500
2.5-2.99 Leadership
$4,500

*The top merit awards in each GPA category are determined by academic performance.

Transfer Grants

The following grant is automatically awarded to an incoming transfer student upon acceptance to the Chaminade University School of Nursing. The grant is awarded each year for all four years of attendance. Eligibility & other details

HAWAII & PACIFIC ISLAND, TRANSFER STUDENTS
Cumulative
High School
GPA
Award
Name
Award
Amount
Range
3.5-4.0 Transfer Grant
$7,000
3.0-3.49 Transfer Grant
$6,000
2.5-2.99 Transfer Grant
$4,000

U.S. MAINLAND & INTERNATIONAL, TRANSFER STUDENTS
Cumulative
High School
GPA
Award
Name
Award
Amount
Range
3.5-4.0 Transfer Grant
$5,500
3.0-3.49 Transfer Grant
$5,000
2.5-2.99 Transfer Grant
$4,000

Grants, Financial Aid

Be sure to file a FAFSA to establish your eligibility for additional grant funds from Chaminade University. For more information about applying for financial aid, see the Financial Aid website.

Kamehameha Nursing Scholarship

If you are a senior graduating from one of the Kamehameha campuses, be sure to apply for the Chaminade University Kamehameha Nursing Scholarship.

Financial Aid

File a FAFSA

It is highly recommended that all students complete a FAFSA to apply for federal financial aid. Completing a FAFSA allows students to qualify for federal loans and grants, as well as Chaminade need-based grant aid. Over 95% of our Nursing students receive some form of aid. For more information about applying for financial aid, see the Financial Aid website.

 

School of Nursing

CONTACT INFORMATION

For inquiries please contact:

Heather Nakao
Program Assistant
Tel: (808) 735-4813
Fax: (808) 739-8564
email: nursing@chaminade.edu

Patricia Kiladis PhD (C), M.S., R.N.
Interim Dean of Nursing
Associate Professor of Nursing
Chaminade University of Honolulu
Tel: (808) 739-8347
Fax: (808) 739-8564
email: patricia.kiladis@chaminade.edu

School of Nursing offices:
Henry Hall, Room 110