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BYU–Hawaii Freshman Admissions Criteria

  1. Ecclesiastical Endorsement
  2. Senior High School Certifying Documents (also known as Secondary Education Documents)
  3. This consists of:
    1. Current High School Transcripts showing grades and years of progress and
    2. High School Diploma (if already awarded)
    3. Grade requirement: at least a 2.5 GPA (U.S. equivalent)
  4. Meet the English test requirement
  5. For more information on how to submit your transcripts, see International Transcript Submission

Other Factors

Missionary and community service, work experience, and age may also be used as determining factors in admission. Transfer Admissions Criteria:

  1. Ecclesiastical Endorsement
  2. Applicants should have 24, or more, semester hours of college credit from an accredited institution with a “B” (US equivalent) grade point average. Transfer credit hours may also be earned through distance education courses over the Internet.
  3. Meet the English test requirement

Note: The Michigan Test is available for currently serving or recently returned missionaries who have been home for less than a year.


Fraser Chao 趙致遠
Area PEF Manager & Taiwan Manager
Welfare & Self-Reliance Services
Tel: +886-966-622-562