Humboldt State University is a place for students with a spirit of adventure and a passion for making a difference in the world.

At Humboldt, you'll explore new ideas while learning more about yourself. Your professors will know you by name, and your education will go beyond the classroom with original research and real-world projects. You'll be part of a campus known for its longstanding commitment to social and environmental responsibility. And when you graduate, you'll have more than just a degree – you'll have the skills to go far in life and make your community better.

Why Humboldt

HSU is one of 84 nonprofit organizations selected to receive an NEA Big Read grant to support a community reading program between September 2020 and June 2021. The NEA Big Read will focus on "Citizen: An American Lyric" by Claudia Rankine (pictured).

$15,000 NEA Grant for Humboldt County Reading Program

via Humboldt State NOW

HSU is one of 84 nonprofit organizations selected to receive an NEA Big Read grant to support a community reading program between September 2020 and June 2021. The NEA Big Read will focus on "Citizen: An American Lyric," a collection of poems by Claudia Rankine.

Humboldt State Virtual Quad

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