Spring Deadlines & Dates

Spring 2018

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International Undergraduate and Graduate Applications open August 1, 2017.  Apply online at Cal State Apply.

On-campus housing for spring applicants is not guaranteed.  International Applicants requiring on-campus housing accommodations are strongly encouraged to apply as early as possible.

The 2017-2018 on-campus Housing application is available to explore.  You can log into myhousing.humboldt.edu to review the information in the application, select meal plan, rank preferences, complete roommate profile and review all the documents and contracts.

There are only a few Graduate programs that accept new students for spring entry.  The following programs are open for spring: 

  • English (MA)
  • Kinesiology (MS)
  • Sociology (MA)

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
August 1, 2017 Spring applications open First day to apply to HSU for Spring.  Apply online.
October 1, 2017 Application deadline

Final date to apply for spring admission.  

If you are a graduate student, please review department websites.  Deadlines may be earlier.

October 18, 2017 Housing applications open The Spring On-Campus Housing Application opens at 9:00 AM PST. If you have been admitted to the university for Spring you are eligible to apply. If you have not been admitted, you will not be able to access the application.
October 15, 2017 Application document deadline All required documents must be received.
November 15, 2017
Priority intent to enroll deadline

Priority IHOOP completion 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. Complete the mandatory IHOOP program. To be eligible for priority course registration, you must confirm your intent to enroll AND complete IHOOP by this date.
November 26, 2017 IHOOP completion deadline  Final deadline to complete IHOOP.  IHOOP must be completed prior to arrival.
December 4 - 8, 2017 Priority registration period Students who have been admitted, confirmed intent to enroll and completed IHOOP will be eligible to register during this time.
December 15, 2017 Intent to enroll deadline

Arrival & Airport pickup request deadline

Final deadline to confirm intent to enroll and request pickup from Arcata Airport or Arcata Transit Center (bus terminal). 
January 10 - 12, 2018 On-campus orientation and registration  Students who did not participate in Priority Registration will register during the week of orientation.  
 January 15, 2018 Classes begin   Spring classes begin.