Office of Student Activities

Welcome

You may have chosen Kapi‘olani Community College (KCC) for its outstanding academic/occupation programs, beautiful Diamond Head campus or excellent teacher-student ratio. In making your college commitment, we hope you’ve also considered the co-curricular experience you’ll enjoy on campus outside of lecture/lab time.

 

The Board of Student Activities (BOSA) is one of three Kapi‘olani Community College (KCC) chartered student organizations (CSO’s) and is comprised of a 9-member board of six students and three faculty/staff members. BOSA creates the budget for the Office of Student Activities (OSA) and works in cooperation to provide services, activities, and events for the campus community. Part of the duties of the BOSA is to evaluate funding requests from Registered Independent Organizations aka student clubs.

Prospective members are nominated by the BOSA to the Vice Chancellor of Student Services. If you are interested in joining this active team, email us or call (808) 734-9576 for information. You can pick up a BOSA application in person at ‘Iliahi 126.

The Student Congress is a University of Hawai‘i Board of Regents chartered student organization and abides by the rules, responsibilities, and obligations set forth by the Associated Students of Kapi‘olani Community College (ASKCC) Student Charter.

ASKCC Student Congress serves as the voice representing the student body of Kapi‘olani Community College (Kapi‘olani CC) matters of governance of the college and the University of Hawai‘i system. ASKCC Student Congress advises and participates, through established communication channels, in college governance in matters relating to student life, programs, and activities includes such items relevant to Kapi‘olani CC as student governance, organizations that support social life or leisure activities, and support and involvement in “co-curriculum activities” or “student life programs and activities.”

If you are interested in learning more about the ASKCC Student Congress, please contact the faculty advisor:

Shannon Sakaue: (808) 734-9580.

The Board of Student Publications (BOSP) is one of three Kapi‘olani Community College (Kapi‘olani CC) chartered student organizations and is comprised of a 7-member board of four students and three faculty/staff members. BOSP oversees and coordinates all publications at Kapi‘olani CC, including the newspaper, academic journals, and the Creative Media Lab. One of our major responsibilities is to oversee expenditure of funds collected from students as a publication fee.

The mission of the Board of Student Publications:

  • Provide media for instruction and training.
  • Showcase student talents.
  • Provide media for sharing information, ideas and opinions.
  • Support cross-curricular emphasis.

Prospective members are nominated by the BOSP to the Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs. If you are interested in learning more about becoming a part of this student leadership team, email us or attend a general meeting. Interested students do not have to have any publications experience, just a desire to learn about student leadership!

The Kapi‘olani Community College is so much more than a school. There are several active Registered Student Organizations or RIO’s. These student clubs include academic, cultural and social focuses. The Office of Student Activities encourages all students to get involved in co-curricular activities for the many benefits and experiences.

OSA Calendar

The Office of Student Activities (OSA) owns and operates the bulletin boards on the Kapi‘olani Community College (Kapi‘olani CC) campus. The OSA MUST approve all postings. No Exceptions! Any postings without approval will be promptly removed. Please drop off your ads at ‘Iliahi 126 for approval and posting. The OSA will not post “for profit” advertisements or any non-UH System materials. Post dimensions are to be 8.5″ x 11″ in portrait format and will be posted for a maximum of two weeks.

Off-campus “help wanted”, housing and “for sale” ads must be submitted to the Office of Student Activities in ‘Iliahi 126 – (808) 734-9576.

Approved ads will be posted on the bulletin board located in the first-floor lobby of the ‘Ohi’a building in front of the Kapi‘olani CC Bookstore.  Ad dimensions are to be 3″ x 5” and will be posted for a maximum of two weeks.

The Office of Student Activities (OSA) is the official “Lost and Found” center for the Kapi‘olani Community College campus.

If you have found an item anywhere on campus, please bring it to the OSA office – ‘Iliahi 126. We will log and store the item in a safe location while we try to contact the owner.

If you have lost an item, please come to the OSA office and check to see if it has been turned in. If it has not, you may file a report with our staff. If your property is brought to the OSA office you will be contacted immediately.

TheBus/City & County of Honolulu University Bus Pass (U-PASS) Program — This U-PASS Program is a reduced rate bus pass tailored to the needs of Hawai‘i’s college students. Here is the essential information about this U-PASS program:

Cost: $225 (a $300.00 value). All sales final. NO REFUNDS! EXACT CHANGE & CASH ONLY.

Valid Dates: Covers specified five months of each semester

  • Fall = August 1 thru January 15
  • Spring = January 1 thru May 31
  • Summer = May 1 thru August 31 ($120.00 for 4 months; prices subject to change)

Eligibility: All students with a validated Kapi‘olani Community College (Kapi‘olani CC) photo identification card. Must present your validated Kapi‘olani CC photo ID card at the time of purchase.

U-PASS Sales Location at Kapi‘olani CC:

Office of Student Activities
Kapi‘olani Community College
4303 Diamond Head Rd., ‘Iliahi 126
Honolulu, HI 96816
Phone: (808) 734-9576

TheBus Schedules & Maps: Bus schedules and TheBus System Maps are available at ‘Iliahi 123.

All Kapi‘olani Community College students, staff and faculty are eligible for the discounted rate for Consolidated Theatre and Regal Theatre (formerly Signature) movie tickets.

Screensavers tickets are $7.50 each. Regal tickets are $8.50 each.

Screensavers are valid at any Consolidated Theatres location except during special engagements or where prohibited (see ticket for details). After the opening 2 weeks, they will be accepted for any performance.

Regal’s VIP Super Saver tickets are not valid during the first 12 days of “Selected” new release films, special engagements, etc (see ticket for details).

To purchase discount movie tickets, visit the Office of Student Activities (OSA) in ‘Iliahi 126. There is a limit of ten tickets per day. The OSA has very limited cash on hand, so please bring exact change for your ticket purchase.

Discounted movie tickets are not to be confused with movie “passes” attained through special circumstances.

All new, incoming students and faculty/staff are entitled to one Kapi‘olani Community College (Kapi‘olani CC) ID card at no charge. Each type of ID card is specific to the individual’s status at Kapi‘olani CC and entitles the cardholder to certain college privileges and benefits.

Any holds or financial obligations, including tuition and fees, must be cleared before an ID card will be issued or validated.

Students Must:

  • Complete and sign the Student ID Application Form. Student ID Forms can be found on the OSA Toolbox page.
  • You must include your UH ID Number on the registration form.
  • Present a photo ID (driver’s license, state ID, passport).
  • Any holds or financial obligations, including tuition and fees, must be cleared before an ID card will be issued.
  • To locate your UH ID number, go to Managing Your UH Username and log in. Your 8-digit UH ID is directly below your name.

Validation:

  • Returning students must validate their ID’s every semester.
  • Any holds or financial obligations, including tuition and fees, must be cleared before an ID card will be validated.
  • Go to the ID Desk or Cashier’s Office for validation.

Continuing Education Students:

  • Students enrolled in Continuing Education courses are entitled to a Student ID card, valid for the duration of their course.
  • Each department or program will issue a memo (or some other form of verification) to the participant after they have registered and paid the appropriate charges for their course. ID cards for Continuing Education classes are valid from the first to last day of their course(s).
  • Continuing Education ID applicants must provide a photo ID (driver’s license, state ID, passport) with an identification number.
  • The Continuing Education ID card expires on the date printed on the card. Expired ID cards are renewable. The $5.00 replacement fee is waived provided that the expired card is submitted to the ID Desk at time of renewal.

Non-Credit ID Forms can be found on the OSA Toolbox page.

HMSA’s student health insurance plan is available to registered students. Hard copy applications are available at the Office of Student Activities in ‘Iliahi 126.

To qualify for the student health insurance plans endorsed by the University of Hawai‘i, undergraduates must have a minimum of six credits during the Fall or Spring semesters and three credits during the summer sessions. Students not taking classes during the summer may still qualify for cover if they were enrolled in the previous Spring semester and are registered for the following Fall semester.

The UH Federal Credit Union service representative uses ‘Iliahi 123C every Wednesdays from 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. as a convenience to members.

The University’s credit union invites you to be a member. To qualify you must be a registered student within the University of Hawai‘i System, a UH faculty/staff member, a current member of the UH Alumni Association, or a family member of any of the preceding groups.

The benefits of being a member include free on-line banking, great savings account rates, checking with LOW minimum balances and no monthly fees, as well as great loan rates. A $100 minimum deposit enables you to open a UH FCU savings account. No cash transactions available.

To become a member or find out more come by ‘Iliahi 123C on Wednesdays, 12:30pm-2:30pm, next to the Office of Student Activities. You can also call 1-800-927-3397, or (808) 983-5500, or visit www.uhfcu.com.

 

OSA Regular Hours

Monday – Thursday | 8:00a.m. – 4:30p.m.
Friday | 8:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.
Closed on weekends & holidays

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