After You Apply

Once you apply to HSU, we’ll let you know your admissions decision. After that, you’ll need to confirm your admission, and potentially take placements for math and English. You’ll also need to choose a place to live and sign up for the Humboldt Orientation Program. Read on to learn more.

1 ADMISSIONS NOTIFICATION

We’ll send you a letter and a message to your myHumboldt Applicant Portal with your admissions decision and the next steps you need to take to enroll at HSU. Visit myHumboldt.

2 APPEAL AN ADMISSIONS DECISION

Some applicants can appeal the admissions decision based on test scores and other factors. Learn more.

3 Math and English Placement

English & Math placement will be determined by a variety of tests and coursework.  For further information check here.

4 SEND TRANSCRIPTS AND TEST SCORES

We’ll need copies of your official transcripts before you can enroll at HSU. We accept both electronic and mailed transcripts. Learn more about sending your transcripts.

5 FIND A PLACE TO LIVE

HSU has a range of living options for new students, including individual rooms, suites, and more. We can even help you find housing off campus. Learn about housing options at Housing & Residence Life.

6 CONFIRM ADMISSION

Once you’re admitted you’ll need to confirm with us by May 1. You can confirm on the myHumboldt Applicant Portal.

7 SIGN UP FOR ORIENTATION

The Humboldt Orientation Program is a fun way to learn about all campus has to offer, plus it’s required to register for classes. Learn More.