The following page provide links to valuable information regarding campus and academic resources and campus policies.
The Office of the Registrar establishes and maintains the academic records of the university and provides students with the enrollment services necessary to attain their educational goals.
The Learning Center offers a comprehensive program of services to support the academic needs of Humboldt students. These services are for every type of student: from first year to graduate student, from students struggling to stay in school to students trying for straight A's, and from local Humboldt County students to international students
If you’re not sure what you want to study or what career you’d like to pursue after graduation, it’s completely understandable. You are far from alone. Don’t waste energy or time worrying about it. Instead, head into the Undeclared Advising office and let them help you explore.
The Financial Aid office offers a variety of services to help students find and receive financial aid.
The University Ombudsperson provides confidential, informal, thoughtful, impartial, mediation, conflict resolution, and informational services, to the extent permitted by applicable law, to students, faculty and staff, with a primary focus on student issues/concerns.
Student Health Center is an accredited outpatient medical facility which serves enrolled HSU students. Basic medical services are available at no charge and elective services are available at very low cost. Our services include health education, primary and urgent medical care, X-ray, laboratory and pharmacy.
Housing & Dining offers a variety of services to students living on and off campus.
Career Center provides services, support and counseling for students looking for part time work, to graduating students looking for a full job.
Psychological assessment, short term individual and couples counseling, groups and workshops, information and referral, and crisis intervention are available to regularly enrolled, part time, or full time students from Humboldt State University.
The MultiCultural Center (MCC), a student-initiated program, promotes understanding of diversity, celebrates our differences and welcomes multi-ethnic perspectives. Our homey and resource-abundant house is a welcoming place where people are invited to gather to explore identity and history, experience culture and traditions, express feelings and ideas and empower each other to work for social justice.
The professionally trained staff protects life and property. It oversees crime prevention, multi-hazard emergency planning, general security, and parking administration and enforcement. Its duties also include criminal and traffic investigation, law enforcement, escorts of valuables and equipment, reporting of safety hazards, assistance to motorists, and assistance to other law enforcement and social service agencies.
The Services for Students is an index of the services available for students on campus.
Developed by Virginia Bax, Graduate Student and Learning Assistant for the Learning Center; the Anti-Plagiarism Guide helps students understand what constitutes plagiarism and helps them learn how to avoid doing it. Topics included how to quote, paraphrase, how to create works cited page, as well links to additional resources.
Academic honesty is of serious concern at Humboldt. It is integral to all six principles for building successful campus community, especially to the maintenance of a "just" and "disciplined" campus. Students are expected to maintain high standards of academic integrity.
Humboldt State University subscribes to a drug-free campus and workplace.
The Humboldt State University Appropriate Use Policy contains the governing philosophy for regulating faculty, student, and staff use of the University's computing, communications, and information resources. It spells out the general principles regarding appropriate use of data, equipment, software, and networks.
Students have the right to attend and participate in all classes for which they are officially enrolled. They may be denied only for the purpose of maintaining suitable circumstances for teaching and learning. Any student who has neglected the work of the course or is disruptive to the educational process may be excluded from a course.
Students at Humboldt assume the responsibility for conducting themselves in a manner compatible with the university's function as an educational institution and in a way that will not impair achievement of the university's education mission. Inappropriate conduct by students or applicants for admission is subject to discipline as provided in sections 41301 through 41304 of article 1.1, Title 5, California Code of Regulations.
The purpose of the Student Grievance Procedure is to provide a means by which a student may pursue a complaint against a member of the faculty, staff, or administration at HSU for an alleged violation of campus policy or to appeal a grade.
People make the technology, not only in the fundamental sense of discovery and invention, but also in the sense that they make it happen and that they contour it in ways that reflect our basic humanity. Our basic humanity is for better or for worse, however. It is vulnerable to context, circumstance and interpretation. And so it is important to remember that Facebook is malleable and creates as many obligations as it does opportunities for expression.
The web presents an unparalleled venue for communication with vast and diverse external constituencies, thus its administration at Humboldt State shall be coordinated by the University Web Office. The web, in its design and use, lacks explicit mechanisms for control; however, it can also foster an effective, comprehensive presentation of university information. Such a presentation requires coordination and quality. Though guided by the University Web Office, the responsibility for ensuring that Humboldt State's quality image is protected is shared by all who contribute to it.
The purpose of these procedures is to provide an opportunity to resolve matters alleging discrimination to students and to employees who are not covered by collective bargaining agreements or California State University system-wide procedures for processing complaints of discrimination.
Humboldt State University is committed to maintaining an environment free from sexual harassment and sexual assault. Sexual harassment and sexual assault will not be tolerated by the University. They subvert the mission of the University and threaten the careers, educational experience, and well-being of students, faculty, and staff. Sexual harassment interferes with a student's educational performance or an employee's work and creates an atmosphere of intimidation, low morale and hostility that the University cannot permit. Sexual harassment and sexual assault also can cause long term damage to the life and health of victims.