The Office of the Rector serves the Chaminade community from a Marianist perspective. Broadly speaking, the office seeks to animate the entire social fabric of our community with the family spirit which is characteristic of a Marianist institution. The Rector serves as a coordinator for all Marianists on campus and is also a special advisor to the President and other University administrators. The Rector coordinates all programs introducing the university community to the mission of the university, its Catholicity and the Characteristics of Marianist Universities.
Marianist of Kalaepohaku
The Marianists (Society of Mary) are a Roman Catholic religious order of men who have been bearers of the Catholic and Marianist traditions in their educational efforts since they first arrived in the Hawaiian Islands in 1883. Learn more about the history of the Society of Mary, characteristics of a Marianist education, and our association.