Alumni in action

Are you passionate about UH and want to help your alma mater get the support it needs to excel? Your voice matters!

We want to make it easy for you to be heard during the 2017 legislative session, which began on Wednesday, January 18, 2017.

Show our legislators that our UH alumni care about our students, facilities and the future of Hawai‘i.

Please email contact@uhalumni.org so that you can receive our advocacy alerts. In these alerts we will let you know which pressing bills are being heard and how you can help.

Helpful background


Update on Hawaii Promise Program bills

New Hearing Scheduled

A hearing has been scheduled for SB 1162, SD2 relating to the University of Hawai‘i Promise Program with the House Committee on Higher Education.

The hearing is taking place Tuesday, March 21, 2017.

More in the hearing notice

Submitting testimony:

  • Submit testimony at least 24 hours prior to the hearing – by Monday March 20, 2 p.m.

Ways to submit testimony:

  • PAPER:  25 copies (including an original) to Room 326 in the State Capitol
  • FAX: For testimony less than 5 pages in length, transmit to (808) 586-6511 (O‘ahu) or 1-800-535-3859 (for Neighbor Islander without a computer to submit testimony through e-mail or the web); or
  • WEB: For testimony less than 10MB in size, transmit from http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/submittestimony.aspx.

Visit the UH Government Relations site to learn more.

University of Hawai‘i Alumni