Fall Dates & Deadlines

Fall 2018

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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 by March 1 (February 1 for Graduate). While we accept applications through April 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 US:

  • Education (MA)
  • Social Work (MSW) Online/Part-Time
  • Applied Anthropology (MA)
Dates and Deadlines
October 1, 2017 Fall applications open First day to apply to HSU for Fall.  Apply online.
February 1, 2018
Undergraduate priority application deadline You must apply during the priority application period to be considered for reserved space in on-campus housing.
February 1, 2018 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, 2018 Undergraduate priority application document deadline All required documents must be received by this date.  Your application must be complete by this deadline to be considered for reserved space in on-campus housing.
February 12, 2018 Housing applications open for review
The on-campus housing application is availble 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 27 and 28, 2018 Housing applications open for submission The On-Campus Housing Application opens on the 27th for Freshman and 28th 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, 2018 Graduate document deadline All required documents must be received to meet priority consieration deadline.  Some programs have later deadlines.  Please review your program specific requirements here
April 6, 2018 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, 2018 Final Undergraduate Application deadline Final date to apply for fall admission.
May 15, 2018 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 1, 2018 Intent to enroll deadline Confirm your Intent to Enroll at HSU.  Log into myHumboldt and go to the Application Status link, click on Accept/Decline, then select "I Accept" or "I Decline" admission. 
June 15, 2018 IHOOP completion deadline Complete the mandatory IHOOP program. To be eligible for online registration (June 18-29).  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 severley limited.
June 18- 29, 2018 Registration period Students who have been admitted, confirmed intent to enroll and completed IHOOP will be eligible to register during this time.
July 15, 2018 Airport pickup request deadline Deadline to request airport pickup
August 1, 2018 Official Transcript/Document Deadline Deadline to submit all official academic transcripts and test scores.
August 14 - 17, 2018 On-campus orientation and registration  Students who did not participate in registration will register during the week of orientation.  
August 20, 2018 Classes begin   Fall classes begin.