Located near downtown Honolulu with additional facilities for aeronautic, marine, automotive and heavy equipment programs, Honolulu Community College offers a strong liberal arts curriculum that transfers to any four year UH institution in addition to a wide range of career and technical degree and certificate programs as well as non-credit options.

Founded in 1920 as a Territorial Trade School, the main campus is near downtown Honolulu in walking distance to Costco Iwilei with aviation facilities near Honolulu International and Kalaeloa Airports, automotive and heavy equipment shops on Kokea Street and the Marine Education Training Center at Sand Island.