The Anthropology Undergraduate Student Association (AUSA) is a Registered
Independent Organization (RIO) at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

Welcome to our page! 
The main objectives of the organization include:

• The creation of an accessible means for all students interested in anthropology to gain
experience and familiarity with the resources that are available to them through the University
of Hawai’i at Mānoa, the College of Social Sciences, & the Department of Anthropology.

• A forum for students to discuss current topics & debates relevant to anthropology and related

• Provide interested students with guidance, support and practical experience to adequately
prepare them for a career and/or graduate/post-baccalaureate studies in anthropology.

• Offer opportunities for students to practice their kuleana within the community and learn
invaluable skills through a variety of volunteer and learning opportunities.