California's Humboldt State University Special Programs

Thank you for your interest in hosting a special program at California's Humboldt State University!

Special programs at HSU feature tailored training or academic programs at Humboldt State University through the Center for International Programs (CIP).  Academic or training programs will compliment activities and cultural excursions in the local community, where students will learn about U.S. culture and Humboldt County’s unique ecosystem including the Pacific Ocean and redwood forest.

Our special programs can include:

  • Academic instruction
  • Training
  • Housing on-campus, with a host family, or in a hotel
  • Meal plan depending on preference
  • Basic Activities Package
  • Health insurance
  • Local transportation access
  • Student Recreation Center access
  • Program assistant
  • Opening and closing ceremony

Please fill out the following Program Request Form and we'll send you a detailed proposal with cost information.

NOTE: You may fill out the form multiple times if you are interested in more than one program.

What type of program would you like?
Please briefly describe the desired goal for this program (ex. teacher training, manager training, academic program)
Please indicate the number of hours per week of English language instruction.
Which session would you like your program to be held in? Programs can be 1 - 5 weeks and can start any time during these dates. Note that on-campus housing will be limited during the academic year.
How long would you like your program to be?
Please list the start date for your program.
Please list an end date for your program.
Please list the number of participants (per session minimum: 10, maximum: 60)
Please indicate the age range for participants. Note that minors (under 18) will incur additional costs.
Will any chaperones be accompanying the group? Note that minors (under 18) require chaperones.
Please note: The Arcata/McKinleyville airport (ACV) has a limited flight capacity. All members of the group may not be guaranteed arrival on the same flight and there is very limited luggage capacity. Larger groups are encouraged to fly in to the San Francisco Airport (SFO) and charter a bus to Arcata. How do you plan to arrive to Arcata?
The basic Activity Package is $75 and includes: Prairie Creek trip, Farmer's Market, Eureka Old Town tour, Arcata Marsh, Redwood Community Forest hike, Trinidad trip, and organized sports. Please select OPTIONAL activities below. Costs are per participant.
Do you have any other special requests or considerations? If so, please list them here.