Year Abroad at Punahou

Wo International Center at Punahou School offers a Year Abroad at Punahou for international students entering their 11th year of schooling.

A limited number of exceptional students will be admitted based on their academic and personal achievement and promise. Students will attend classes at Punahou School’s remarkable 76-acre campus in central Honolulu for one academic year, beginning in August and ending in May.

Students in the program need to be confident, self-assured and comfortable living abroad. Students will stay with a host family throughout their time at Punahou.

Global Scholar Qualifications

  • Passport-holder from a country other than the United States (may be dual passport holder).
  • Fluent in English and at least one other language.
  • Entering grade 11 in the 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Meet the admission criteria for Punahou.

To Apply

  • Applications are being accepted at www.ravenna-hub.com, a shared admission site for independent schools.
  • Note that an in-person or video interview is required

Cost

  • 2018 - 2019 Tuition (Punahou's tuition for 2017 - 2018 is $23,850)
  • $6,400 for lodging and student activity fees

Ready to Apply?

All applications and supporting documents must be submitted online through Ravenna.

Contact

Chai Reddy
Director of Wo International Center
creddy@punahou.edu
808.944.5883