I-WORK Opportunity

How Can I-WORK help me in college?
  • For International Students I-WORK is based on need and is typically reserved for students from our target area (South Pacific & East Asia). (Additional preference is given to returned missionaries.)
  • No Student Loan Debt I-WORK Students attending BYU–Hawaii finish their degree and then return to their home region with no student loan debt (see application or the Terms and Conditions for complete details).
  • 50 percent grant and 50 percent forgivable loan.
  • Benefits - amount covered is based on need
I-WORK will help cover:
  • tuition
  • fees
  • housing
Basic I-WORK Requirements for Student participants:
  • Complete at least 12 credit hours in a semester
  • Maintain good academic standing
  • Expected to graduate in 12 semesters in residence
  • Abide by the Honor Code
  • Be physically able to participate in any job assigned at BYU–Hawaii or the Polynesian Cultural Center
  • Work 19 hours/week during semester and 40 hours/week while school is not in season.