Aloha and welcome to the spring 2018 semester!

The Division of Student Affairs plays a significant role in your out-of-class experience here at Chaminade University. Our staff is committed to creating an inclusive, welcoming, and nurturing community for you during your college career. Look to us for encouragement, assistance, accountability, warmth, and caring. Our goal is to help you achieve a degree from an outstanding academic program, and to assist you with developing healthy habits and skills for living life to the fullest.

Below you will find some important updates and information for the spring 2018 semester.

Day Undergraduate classes begin on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

Academic Advising, Career Planning, and More!

Get a jump start on your success at Chaminade and beyond by visiting with an Advisor in the Office of Advising and Career Development. The office is located in Clarence T.C. Ching Hall, Room 252.

Go Swords!

Show your Chaminade spirit by supporting our student athletes. Admission at all home games is FREE for students, faculty, and staff presenting a current, valid Chaminade student ID. Visit the Chaminade Athletics Website or see the University Events Calendar for game schedules.

Bus Pass

Students have an opportunity to purchase a reduced rate Bus pass by completing the U-Pass Bus Pass Application available on the University Portal. A current Chaminade University ID with a current validation sticker is required. Contact Edna Wilson in the Business Office at (808) 735-4713 with any questions.

Campus Events

Stay up-to-date on what is happening around campus by viewing the campus events calendar. Don’t miss out! Contact the Office of Student Activities & Leadership at (808) 735-8556, for more information.

Campus Ministry

You are invited to participate in weekly Sunday masses at the Mystical Rose Oratory. Masses are scheduled at 10am and 6:30pm. The 6:30pm mass is geared toward students however you are welcome to attend either mass.

Counseling Center, ADA Accommodations and Medical Records

Chaminade Counseling Center is located in the Student Support Services Building, Room 101. For counseling and/or ADA requests, contact Dr. June Yasuhara at (808) 735-4845 or jyasuhar@chaminade.edu. The Counseling Center is open Monday-Friday, 9am-7pm. We encourage students to make contact early in the semester, especially in regard to ADA accommodations.

If you have questions regarding medical records, please contact Arikka Johnson at (808)739-4603 or arikka.johnson@chaminade.edu.

The Counseling Center also oversees the “De-Stress Zone”, a resource for all students, located in Henry Hall, Room 209. The De-Stress Zone will be open beginning Tuesday, January 16th, from 10am to 1pm on Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays and from 10am to 2 pm on Tuesday and Thursdays.

CUH E-mail

Being informed can lead to your success! Remember to actively use your CUH e-mail account to communicate with faculty and staff in regard to academic matters. Questions/Problems? Contact Client Services at (808) 735-4855.

Housing

Housing is available in campus residence halls. Contact the Office of Residential Life at (808) 739-4648 for more information.

L. Robert Allen Montessori Laboratory School

The L. Robert Allen Montessori Laboratory School is a preschool/kindergarten for ages 3 to 6 located on-campus. Chaminade University students, faculty, and staff will receive a 20% discount off the monthly tuition for their children and the school also accepts the Pauahi Scholarship from Kamehameha Schools. For more information, please call (808) 735-4875.

Meal Plans

Meal Plans and Debit Dollars are also available for purchase for commuter students. Please visit the Chaminade Campus Dining website for more information. Inquire with the Business Office in regard to using your financial aid within the first two weeks of the semester to purchase plans or Debit Dollars.

Parking Permits

Applications for student parking permits are available on the University Portal. Permits may be purchased through the Business Office for cars, motorcycles, and mopeds. Be sure to read the Parking Policy carefully as rules will be strictly enforced.

Smoking On-Campus

Please refer to the 2017-18 Chaminade Student Handbook to review the smoking policy on page 92.

Student Handbook

The 2017-2018 Student Handbook is available on the Chaminade University website. Limited quantities of hard copies are available in the Office of the Dean of Students, Henry Hall, Room 221.

Student ID’s

A CUH ID is required for entry to some venues and to purchase a parking permit or Bus pass. If you need a new or replacement ID, stop by Client Services on the lower level of the Sullivan Family Library.

Tutoring Services

Free in-person and online tutoring is available to all undergraduate students. The Chaminade Tutoring Center is located in the Student Support Services Building. Contact staff in the Office of Advising and Career Development at (808) 735-4815, for more information.

 

For questions or concerns, please contact the Office of the Dean of Students, located in Henry Hall, Room 221, (808) 735-4710. You may also e-mail Allison Jerome, Dean of Students, or Terrence Armstrong, Assistant to the Dean of Students.

We wish you a successful and healthy semester!