• Finding inspiration at a campus art exhibit
    Finding inspiration at a campus art exhibit
  • Taking measurements in a geomorphology class
    Taking measurements in a geomorphology class
  • Learning to plot coastal erosion at nearby Big Lagoon
    Learning to plot coastal erosion at nearby Big Lagoon
  • Teaching 4th-graders about social justice
    Teaching 4th-graders about social justice
  • Interpretive hike in a forest near campus
    Interpretive hike in a forest near campus

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

Strategic Planning, Launching our Second Century
Fall Welcome Text of President's Talk

Life at Humboldt State

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