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College Counseling

Welcome to ‘Iolani College Counseling!

‘Iolani School’s mission is to develop liberally educated, well-rounded individuals who are well-prepared for college and for responsible, moral citizenship.

True to our college preparatory nature, 100 percent of our graduates in the past five years have entered college, with 99 percent attending four-year institutions. We are fully committed to continuing this record of excellence in college preparation and placement.

Thanks for visiting!

Mr. Todd Fleming
Director of College Counseling

Mrs. Leilani Arita-Takayama
Associate Director of College Counseling

Mr. Scott Kominkiewicz
Associate Director of College Counseling

Ms. Berta Liao
Associate Director of College Counseling

Ms. Kori Shlachter
Associate Director of College Counseling

Mrs. Sue Lee
Secretary to the Director


College Attendance


Members of the Class of 2021 have enrolled at 114 colleges around the world. Ninety-nine percent are attending four-year colleges. Seventy-nine percent attend college in the continental United States, six percent in other countries, and 15 percent in Hawai‘i.

The following is a list of schools with two or more matriculants from the ‘Iolani School Classes of 2018–2021. Schools in bold have enrolled four or more students in that time. Schools marked with an asterisk note graduates from the Class of 2021.

Arizona State University*
Auburn University*
Azusa Pacific University*
Baylor University*
Boise State University
Boston College*
Boston University*

Bowdoin College
Brandeis University*
Brigham Young University*
Brown University*
California Baptist University*
California Institute of Technology*
California Lutheran University*
California Polytechnic State
      University, San Luis Obispo*

California Polytechnic State
      University, Pomona
California State University, Fullerton*
California State University,
Carleton College
Case Western Reserve University*
Central Washington University*
Chadron State University*
Chapman University*
College of the Sequoias*
Colorado State University*
Columbia University
Concordia University
Cornell University*
Creighton University*

Duke University
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical
      University (Prescott)*

Emerson College*
Emory University*
Fordham University*
George Washington University*
Georgetown University*
Gonzaga University*

Grand Canyon University*
Grinnell College*
Harvard University*

Harvey Mudd College
Hawai‘i Pacific University*
IE University Madrid*
Illinois Institute of Technology*
Kapi‘olani Community College*
Kyoto University of Advanced
Lawrence Technological University*
Lehigh University*
Lewis & Clark College*
Lincoln Memorial University*
Loyola Marymount University*
Loyola University Chicago
Macalester College
Marist College
Massachusetts Institute of
McGill University
Menlo College
Midland University*
Moody Bible Institute*
New York University*
Northeastern University*
Occidental College*
Ohio State University, The*
Oregon State University
Otterbein University*
Pace University*
Pacific Lutheran University
Pacific University
Parsons School of Design*
Pepperdine University*
Pitzer College
Pomona College*
Portland State University
Princeton University*

Purdue University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rice University*
Rochester Institute of Technology
Saint Louis University
Saint Martin's University
Saint Mary's College of California
San Diego State University
Santa Clara University*
Sarah Lawrence College*
Scripps College
Seattle Pacific University*
Seattle University*
Southern Methodist University
Southern Oregon University
St. John's College*
Stanford University*
Stevens Institute of Technology*
Swarthmore College
Syracuse University
Temple University Japan*
Temple University*
Texas A&M University*
Texas Christian University*
Tufts University*
United States Air Force Academy*
United States Military Academy
United States Naval Academy*
University of Arizona*
University of British Columbia*
University of California, Berkeley*
University of California, Davis*
University of California, Irvine*
University of California, Los

University of California, San Diego*
University of California, Santa
University of Charleston*
University of Denver*
University of Hawai‘i at Hilo
University of Hawai‘i at Manoa*
University of Illinois at Urbana-
University of Manchester*
University of Maryland
University of Massachusetts,
University of Michigan*
University of Nebraska*
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
University of Nevada, Reno
University of Notre Dame*
University of Oregon*

University of Pennsylvania*
University of Pittsburgh*
University of Portland*
University of Puget Sound*
University of Redlands*
University of Rochester
University of San Diego
University of San Francisco
University of Southern California*

University of the Pacific*
University of Tennessee*
University of Texas, Dallas*
University of Toronto*
University of Utah*
University of Victoria*
University of Washington
Utah State University*
Vanderbilt University
Vassar College*
Washington State University*
Washington University in St. Louis*
Whitworth University
Willamette University*
Williams College
Yale University
Yonsei University