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Humboldt State University

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
$7,144
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)
$18,304

HSU Address

HUMBOLDT STATE UNIVERSITY
1 HARPST STREET
ARCATA, CA 95521--8299
General info:(707) 826-3011
Financial aid office:(707) 826-4321
Admissions office:(707) 826-4402University Homepage

Tuition + HSU Housing (2013-2014)


Undergrad Application Fee: $55
Grad Application Fee:$55

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:2,023
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 7,937
# of Grad students: 525
# of Part time: 38
Total Students: 8,462
Male

46.5%
Female

53.5%
International

1%
African-American

4%
American Indian

1%
Asian

3%
Hispanic

22%
Pacific Islander

23%
Caucasian

53%
Unknown

10%

Financial Aid

59% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $732

44% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,716

48% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $5,459

61% receive student loans and the average amount is $5,787Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
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Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

78% men vs 82% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:4,237
Women Applicants:5,741
Men Admitted:3,309
Women Admitted:4,691

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus

Majors

• American Indian/Native American Studies
• Anthropology
• Art/Art Studies
• Biology/Biological Sciences
• Botany/Plant Biology
• Business Administration and Management
• Chemical and Physical
• Chemistry
• Computer Science
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
• Economics
• Education
• English Language and Literature
• Environmental Science
• Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
• Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
• Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management
• Forestry
• French Language and Literature
• General
• Geography
• Geology/Earth Science
• German Language and Literature
• Health and Physical Education/Fitness
• History
• Information Technology
• Journalism
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Mathematics
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
• Music
• Natural Resources Management and Policy
• Natural Resources/Conservation
• Oceanography
• Other
• Philosophy
• Physics
• Political Science and Government
• Psychology
• Range Science and Management
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Rhetoric and Composition
• Social Sciences
• Social Work
• Sociology
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
• Wildlife
• Zoology/Animal Biology
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