An Important Announcement for Fall 1996 Incoming Freshmen and Transfer Students concerning the Writing Placement Exam

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You must take the Writing Placement Exam given by the Manoa Writing Program to enroll in a UH-Hilo or UH-Manoa introductory-level English writing course.

You do not have to take English 100, 101, 101, 100T or 100A if:

Students must register for the placement exam no later than one week before the exam date.

Taking the writing placement exam

April, May and August 1996 Writing Placement Exams

The exam runs from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (lunch break 12:00-1:00 p.m.)
Exam DateRoomCampusHigh School Assignments
April 20Dining RoomKaua'i Community CollegeAll high schools
Hale Kehau CafeteriaUH HiloAll high schools
Spalding 155UH ManoaAiea-Kalani (alphabetical by high school)
April 27Bilger 152UH ManoaKamehameha-Moanalua (alphabetical by high school)
Bldg.2,A1UHH-West Hawai'iAll high schools
May 4Science 10AMaui Community CollegeAll high schools
Bilger 152UHH-West Hawai'iNanakuli-Waipahu (alphabetical by high school)
August 10Hale Kehau CafeteriaUH HiloAll high schools
August 14Bilger 152UH ManoaAll high schools
August 19Bilger 152UH ManoaAll high schools
No confirmation will be sent to you. Please write the exam date, time, and location on your calendar.


For more information, please call, write or email:

     The Manoa Writing Program
     The University of Hawai'i
     2545 the Mall, Bilger 104
     Honolulu, HI 96822

     Phone:(808) 956-6671
     Fax:(808) 956-9170

          - OR -
     English Department - (808) 933-3476, OR
     Admissions Office - (808) 933-3414, or
                       - e-mail:, OR
     University Psychometrist - (808) 933-3423, or
     University of Hawai'i at Hilo
     200 W. Kawili St.
     Hilo, HI 96720


Last Update: Mar. 19, 1996