Overhead photo of Kapiolani Community College and Diamond Head


Kapiʻolani Community College provides open access to higher education opportunities to the diverse communities of Hawaiʻi. We enable student success through engagement, learning, and achievement and we reduce barriers to access through the use of open educational resources and a commitment to open access.

Campus OER Leads

Sunyeen (Sunny) Pai


(808) 734-9755

Sheryl Shook, PhD


(808) 734-9237


  • Increase higher education affordability by reducing the cost of educational resources
  • Increase student success and close achievement gaps
  • Support the adoption of open educational resources and open access practices within the UH Community Colleges and throughout the University of Hawai‘i System
  • Contribute to the success of the OER community
Student studying at desk

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