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How to log into Zoom Video Conferencing Appointment

Go to star.hawaii.edu/appointment and click on “Enter”.  Log in with your username and password. An appointment with your academic counselor should have already been created.  Find the date/time of the assigned appointment and click on the actual appointment. A pop-up …

How to access STAR Balance

Directly via URL Go to star.hawaii.edu/appointment or From STAR GPS Registration page Click on the three bar menu on the top right of the screen. Select “Balance” from the menu. Select enter and login!

How to cancel an appointment via STAR Balance

In your STAR Balance page, select your appointment from your calendar. Click on the three dots on the top right of your appointment details Select Cancel Appointment Optionally enter a reason Select “Cancel Appointment” An email confirmation of the appointment …

Scheduling an appointment via STAR Balance

Go to star.hawaii.edu/appointment Use the left-side panel to view the advising services options available. Select HON-Counseling Select the advisor drop down menu. Select the academic counselor you would like to schedule an appointment with In the calendar section of STAR …

Identifying registration errors in STAR

You will notice once you have clicked “Submit Add/Drop Courses” that there is an error with your registration by the yellow visual indicator on the left-hand side of your registration page. It will also list in red what type of …

How to view classes at a different campus in STAR

To view classes at other UH Community College campus, you can do so by: Clicking on the “Campus” drop-down section at the top left of the STAR GPS Registration class selection panel. Scroll down and click “Search” to refresh the …

Managing the hours in a day

No matter what, there are only 24 hours in a day! Usually, you will want to devote at least 1-2 hours of study time for each credit hour you are enrolled in each semester. In addition to credit hours and …

How to calculate GPA

What is G.P.A.? G.P.A. stands for Grade Point Average and can be calculated as long as you know how many GPA credits you have and the GPA points for those credits. GPA = GPA Points / GPA Credits GPA Points …