Hawai'i Admissions Professionals Association Regionals, also known as HAPA Regionals, is a group of admissions professionals living in Hawai'i who are employed at a mainland regionally accredited non-profit college, university, or other post- secondary institution offering curricular study leading to a degree or diploma.
The goals of HAPA Regionals are to:
Assist each other in counseling students for postsecondary study.
Assist high school, transfer and independent counselors through programs, and formal or informal sessions in educating students about post-secondary/community college opportunities.
Provide support to new HAPA regional representatives.
Offer guidance to colleges/universities that are considering adding a regional representative.