Admissions
Tuition and Fees

Family Discounts: Family discounts on tuition are applicable to younger siblings enrolled in the Early Childhood program through Grade 12; 10% for the second child; 15% for any additional full-time siblings.

Tuition and Fee Payments:Tuition and applicable fees are payable on a one payment plan, two payment installment plan, and a 10 month payment installment plan, through SMART Tuition. Tuition payments begin in June for the upcoming school year. The Administration Fee for the (2) payment plan is $75 and for the (10) payment plan is $175.

Smart Tuition:
SMART is a third party vendor retained by HWS to collect tuition and fees. All families intending to pay the tuition in two or more payments must enroll in SMART. Please ask the front offices for the SMART enrollment form. SMART tuition charges a $35 late fee for payments received after the due date. A $25 fee will also be assessed for ACH failure. SMART tuition charged 2.65% for credit card/ debit card processing.

Parent Help Line: (888) 868-8828
Smart Parent Website: https://parent.smarttuition.com

After School Care:
Please call the Niu Valley office at (808) 377-5471 to make arrangements. To register for After School Care, please indicate on the ASC Registration Form.

Tuition Assistance:
Tuition Assistance Applications are available only online at www.factstuitionaid.com. March 6 is our priority deadline, but the tuition assistance is a year- round process. Tuition awards are given until the fund is exhausted. Please refer to the Tuition Assistance FAQs on the Tuition Assistance section on the HWS website.

HWS Credit Card, Bank Wire, and NSF Fees:
HWS charges 2.65% credit card/ debit card processing fees. HWS also charges $25 for bank wiring and $24 for insufficient funds.

Pro-Rated Tuition:
Tuition (including ASC) will be pro-rated for the mid-year enrollment and for early withdrawal. Families are responsible for tuition until the last day of the month of attendance. Tuition will not be pro-rated for absence or suspension.

Tuition and Fees 2014-2015
Early Childhood 8:00am - Noon 8:00am - 2:45pm
KUKUI, KOA CLASS (ages 2y 6m - 3y 9m)    
3 days/week $7,750 $8,850
5 days/week (M-F) $11,750 $13,400
     
KOA, MILO, KAMANI CLASS
(ages 3y 9m - 6y)
   
5 days/week (M-F) $11,750 $13,400
     
Lower School (Niu Campus) 7:55 am - 2:45pm  
Grades 1 - 8 Tuition $13,850  
Grade 4-7 Class Trip TBA  
Grade 8 Class Trip $600  
     
High School (Makai Campus) 7:55 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.  
Grades 9 - 12 Tuition $15,950  
Service Learning Trip Grades 9 - 11 $600 per year  
Service Learning Trip Grade 12 $1,600  
   
Foreign Study Program    
Application Fee $100  
Tuition $15,950  
ESL Fee $1750/semeseter  
Host Family Fees $1,200  
Host Family Annual Admin Fee/ Form I-20 issuance

$500/ $200

 
After School Care 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  
Early Childhood & Grades 1 - 8    
One Day a Week $400  
Two Days a Week $800  
Three Days a Week $1,200  
Five Days a Week $1,800  
Daily Drop-In Care $20 (space available basis only)
Late Fee after 5:30pm (per 5 minutes) $5  
Fees
All listed fees are non-refundable
Application Fee - Student $50  
Tuition Deposit for new students $500 Prior to June 3, 2014
  $1,500 After June 3, 2014
Withdrawal Fee without 30 day written notice $1,500  
Withdrawal fee with 30 day written notice to Admissions Director $1,000  
  Administrative Fee      
  Semester Payment Plan $75  
 10 Monthly Payment Plan $175