Academic Counseling & Advising

Counselors are available throughout the year to help you…

  • Explore options for educational programs and majors
  • Transfer to a four year
  • Select appropriate class
  • Career exploration
  • Mental health counseling
  • Disability services
  • Veteran resources
  • Connect with college and community resources
  • Transfer to another college or university

All new students need to see a counselor before registering for classes. We highly recommend see a counselor before you register each semester, before transferring to another college or university, and before petitioning for graduation.

Please call 808.245.8212 to schedule an appointment.
Student Resource Card (PDF).

Contact Student Counseling & Advising

John Constantino
johncons@hawaii.edu
808.245.0112
Areas of service:
Automotive, Carpentry, Electrical Installation, Electronics, Facilities Engineering.

Isaiah Ka`auwai
ikaauwai@hawaii.edu
808.245.8260
Areas of service:
Hawaiian Studies, Hawaiian Botany, Polynesian Voyaging.

Pua Larson
marlapua@hawaii.edu
808.245.8258
Areas of service:
Geographic Information Systems, Liberal Arts, Natural Science (Biological), Natural Science (Physical), Natural Science (Pre Engineering), Plant Biology and Tropical Agriculture, Marine Option, Sustainability, Unclassified.

Shelley Sutter
shelley3@hawaii.edu 
808.245.8257
Areas of service:
Fitness Professional, Medical Assisting, Nurse Aid, Nursing and Exploratory Health.

Shaunte
ssadora@hawaii.edu
808.245.8337
Areas of service: 
Creative Media and Early Childhood.
Wade Tanaka
tanakawa@hawaii.edu
808.245.8259
Areas of service:
Accounting, Business, Culinary, Hospitality and Tourism.

Other services

Melissa Henry
Career – ‘Oihana ‘Omi Loa Career Center
mshenry@hawaii.edu
808.245.8132

Marilyn Hashisaka
Mental Health and
Disability Services
hashisak@hawaii.edu
808.245.8314