Welcome to GV Hawaii

Global Village Hawaii ... 

Where academic excellence is achieved in the world's most beautiful location!

Global Village Hawaii is where ESL students excel academically in what can only be described as Paradise.  Global Village Hawaii delivers a first-rate educational experience to students from across the globe.  Once you join our family, your English will rapidly improve on our warm, safe, and friendly island.  At Global Village Hawaii, you will achieve your educational goals, have unforgettable adventures, and leave filled with memories and Aloha.


Global Village Hawaii’s Mission is to provide a positive, supportive and inspiring learning environment for English language students through our commitment to the highest standard of quality in the areas of academics, extra-curricular activities, accommodations and student services. 

Global Village Hawaii does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race, ethnic origin or religion.

Global Education Systems LLC, dba Global Village Hawaii, is independently owned and operated.

GV Hawaii is recognized by students as providing an outstanding educational experience. As voted on by students, recent awards include:

  • Ranked #1 ESL school in Hawaii, #2 in the U.S. and #3 in the world [Best School Award 2017] 
  • Received the Excellence Award 2019 [LanguageCourse S.L.]
  • Ranked #1 School Environment in the world [Best School Award, Japan, 2017] 
  • Ranked #1 Best Accommodations in the U.S. and #3 in the world [Best School Award Japan, 2017]



  • 13 classrooms with ocean and mountain views*
  • 25 modern computers
  • Free wireless internet access
  • Beautiful student lounge with ocean view
  • Great location, near beach, shopping and the bus
  • School is located in a modern business building

1440 Kapiolani Blvd #1100 Honolulu, HI 96814 United States +1 808-943-6800


What makes GV Hawaii unique?

  • Outstanding Cambridge Young Learners of English (YLE) program for youth

  • High Quality Cambridge Teen Learners of English (TLE) program

  • Leader in high quality Study Tours for all ages

  • English Only Policy: 100% English Environment

  • Academic excellence in a safe and beautiful island

  • Official Cambridge Testing Center for FCE, CAE, CPE, YLE exams

  • CELTA Teaching Qualification course and certification

  • University Pathway, and Academic Year Programs

  • International curriculum aligned with the CEFR proficiency scale
  • Excellent teachers to help you achieve your goals

  • Residence, Apartment and Homestay are available

  • Located in exciting Honolulu, close to Waikiki and other beautiful beaches

  • Weekly Start Dates

  • Exciting Activities

  • Accredited by ACCET