The Center for Interpretation and Translation Studies (CITS) was established in 1988 at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa to provide basic training in translation and interpretation.  Located within the College of Languages, Linguistics and Literature, read more...

Office Hours Fall 2016

Monday:  11:30am - 3pm ・  Wednesday: 7:30am - 9:30am; 1:30pm-3:00pm
Please visit our office in TP 104, call, or e-mail for more information. 
☎︎  (808) 956 6233    ・     ✉︎

The program is open to both UH- and non-UH students. Our classes can be taken on all islands via Hawaii Interactive Television Services (HITS). 
Click here for more information. Find out more about possible funding opportunities here.

CITS is a registered certification exam center for the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters (NBCMI). More details about the certification exam can be found on the NBCMI website.

CITS administers the Graduate Reading Exam for departments at the University of Hawaiʻi that require their students to demonstrate academic reading proficiency in another language. For more information about the exam process, please click here.