Do you offer scholarships?

Scholarships are given on an individual basis. Click here for the application. We do offer an early-bird discount for the 200-HR and 300-HR programs. We also accept MyCAA and GI Bill payments.

I'm an international student. Can I attend the 200-HR or 300-HR YTT?

Yes! International students are welcome as long as they meet the general admission requirements and have a strong English language competency. If you are an internaltional student, please contact us to receive special enrollment instructions.

Does ​HYI have a nondiscrimination policy?

Hawaii Yoga Institute is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for its students, faculty, guests and staff, ensuring that educational and employment decisions are based on an individual’s abilities and qualifications. Hawaii Yoga Institute does not tolerate unlawful discrimination based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or former military status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law, in its programs and activities, public accommodations or employment practices.

I want to speak to a human about my questions. Do you have a phone number I can call?

We know the feeling, and value real human interaction. So, yes, please call or text us at (808) 262-YOGA. You can also email us at with questions or to schedule a time to chat. We look forward to hearing from you.

I can't do certain postures or have a physical injury. Can I participate in the 200-HR, 300-HR, or continuing education programs?

Absolutely! Yoga is for everyone and every body. There are lots of ways to teach and engage in the physical practice without doing every single posture. Please contact us about the program you are interested in so that we can give you a more clear understanding of what to expect.

Do you accept GI Bill® payments?

Yes, HYI's 200HR in-person program is approved for students with VA benefits. Please click here to check your eligibility for the GI Bill® or call the GI Bill® Student Help Line at (888) 442-4551. We look forward to helping you complete your 200-HR YTT with this special tuition assistance option.

Do you work with the MyCAA program?

Yes. If you are a spouse of someone who is active in the military, you may be eligible for the federal MyCAA tuition assistance program. Please click here to learn more about the MyCAA program. We look forward to helping you complete your 200-HR YTT with this special 100-percent tuition assistance option.

Do you accept donations and what are they used for?

Yes, we do! Your donations help us to offer yoga education at affordable prices and even to offer scholarships whenever possible. Please click here to learn more about how you can donate.

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