I am applying to be:
- a student of intensive english
- an undergraduate student (including transfer)
- a graduate student
- an HSU Study California
- an exchange student
Deadlines and Dates
|Fall 1||mid-August to mid-October||June 30|
|Fall 2||mid-October to mid-December||August 31|
|Spring 1||mid-January to mid-March||November 30|
|Spring 2||mid-March to mid-May||January 31|
|Summer||mid-May to mid-July||March 31|
|Intersession (4 weeks)||mid-July to mid-August||May 31|
|Semester (term)||Apply By|
|Fall (August - December)||June 1|
|Spring (January - May)||November 1|
|Semester (term)||Apply By|
|Fall (August - December)||February 1|
|Spring (January - May)||No Spring admissions|
IELI is a multi-level intensive English as a Second Language (ESL) program designed for students planning to enter an American college or university and for professionals and visitors who need improvement in English.
Small classes and friendly, dedicated teachers provide an ideal environment in which to rapidly improve your English.
Arcata is a safe, friendly town where you can walk or bicycle anywhere. While offering the advantages and safety of a small city, we enjoy the cultural and recreational benefits of a major university.
Please visit our International English Language Institute website for more information.
Undergraduate students and transfer students are international students who want to come to Humboldt State University to complete a Bachelor’s degree. Please explore the following links and email us if you have any questions.
- English Language Proficiency
- Eligibility Requirements
- Application Process
- Deadlines and Dates
- Housing & Dining
- Visa Information
Graduate students are international students that want to come to Humboldt State University to work on an MA, MS, or MBA degree. Please explore the following links, and email the Center for International Programs if you have any questions.
Students interested in applying to the HSU Study California program are students who want to study at HSU for one or two semesters without going through the formal admissions process. For more information, please follow this link: HSU Study California.
International students currently studying at a college or university that has an approved bilateral exchange agreement with Humboldt State University (HSU) and who are interested in attending HSU can participate in the Bilateral Exchange Program (BEP). Students need approval from the home university prior to applying.
Student from partner institutions where HSU cannot accept exchange students at this time may study at Humboldt State University through the Semester at Humboldt Program (SHP) at the reduced rate of $4,500/semester. The application fee is also waived. Students need approval from the home university prior to applying.
If your university does not have an agreement with HSU, you can study with us for a semester (or year) through the HSU Study California Program.