West Valley College (WVC) and the College of Social Sciences (CSS)

West Valley College (WVC) and the College of Social Sciences (CSS) at the University of Hawai`i at Mānoa (UH Mānoa) are partnering to provide WVC students with the opportunity of a lifetime! WVC students who successfully complete an Associate Degree for Transfer in Administration of Justice, Anthropology, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Psychology or Sociology can earn guaranteed admission to CSS with junior standing!

WVC students will also enjoy:

  • The prestige of belonging to a premier research university consistently ranked in the top 1.5% globally.
  • Priority UH Mānoa registration with junior standing.
  • Confidence in knowing how courses meet General Education Core Requirements.
  • Concierge advising services, including pre-transfer advising and transition coaching.
  • Discounted tuition for qualified California students through the Western Undergraduate Exchange tuition program.

To qualify, simply complete an ADT in one of the areas above with a cumulative transfer GPA of 2.5 or better!

*Maximum of 9 credits may be required to complete General Education Core and foundation requirements.

Dawn Nishida

Aloha Pathway
Contact: Dawn Nishida
Tel: (808) 956-0658

Course Equivalents for CSS Degree Majors (WVC/UH Mānoa):

Full course equivalents list.

Global College - College of Social Sciences