Fall Dates & Deadlines


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International Undergraduate and Graduate Applications open October 1.  Apply online at Cal State Apply.

International Applicants requiring on-campus housing accommodations are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible, preferably by March 1 (February 1 for Graduate). While we accept applications through May 1st, applicants who apply for housing after March 1 cannot be guaranteed reserved space in on-campus accommodations.

The following programs include an online component and do not qualify to study in the United States.  However, you may still apply to enroll in these online programs:

  • Leadership Studies (BA)
  • Social Work (MSW) Online/Part-Time
  • Applied Anthropology (MA)
  • Education (MA)
Dates and Deadlines
October 1, Fall applications open First day to apply to Humboldt for Fall.  Apply online.
February 1 Graduate priority application and document deadline Priority application deadline for Fall admission to a Graduate Program.  Some programs may accept applications through a later date.  Please check the Graduate Admissions website for program specific information.
February 15 Undergraduate priority application document deadline All required documents should be received by this date.  Your application must be complete by this deadline to be considered for reserved space in on-campus housing.
February 10 Housing applications open for review
The on-campus housing application is available to review.  Log onto myhousing.humboldt.edu to review the application. You can select your meal plan, your preferred living area, complete your roommate profile and review documents and contracts.
February 25 and 26 Housing applications open for submission The On-Campus Housing Application opens on the 25th for Freshman and 26th for Transfer students.  If you have been admitted to the university for Fall you are eligible to apply. If you have not been admitted, you will not be able to access the application.
March 1 Graduate document deadline All required documents must be received to meet priority consideration deadline.  Some programs have later deadlines.  Please review your program specific requirements here
April 10 Housing application deadline Students who are not able to complete the housing application by this deadline can still apply for on-campus housing, however housing is not guaranteed.  Beds are reserved for international applicants, however, applying early is strongly recommended.
May 1 Final Undergraduate Application deadline Final date to apply for fall admission.
May 15 Undergraduate application document deadline All required documents must be received. Incomplete applications will be cancelled. We can accept scanned copies of grades and test scores to issue admission but we must have hard copies by August 1.
June 15 Intent to enroll deadline Confirm your Intent to Enroll at Humboldt.  Log into myHumboldt and go to the Application Status link, click on Accept/Decline, then select "I Accept" or "I Decline" admission. 
June 15 IHOOP completion deadline Complete the mandatory IHOOP program. To be eligible for online registration the third week of June.  Failure to complete IHOOP and register for classes during this time requires class registration to be completed during on-campus orientation, where class selection is severely limited.
3rd week in June Registration period Students who have been admitted, confirmed intent to enroll and completed IHOOP will be eligible to register during this time.
August 1 Official Transcript/Document Deadline Deadline to submit all official academic transcripts and test scores.
August 14-18, 2023 On-campus orientation(s)  Attend On-campus orientation and Welcome Events.
August 21, 2023 Classes begin   Fall classes begin.