American Indian College Motivation Day (AICMD)

November 5th, 2020

Thank you for joining us virtually for American Indian College Motivation Day. We hope you had a good experience! If you missed AICMD, you can still access the event sessions using this link.

An Inspiring Event for American Indian Students!

For 46 years, Cal Poly Humboldt has hosted American Indian College Motivation Day (AICMD). This event, which is held on the first Thursday in November, focuses on preparing high school students for what to look for and expect in college, creating a sense of belonging and cultural relevancy, and connecting students to their support team at Humboldt. AICMD is organized in partnership by the Council of American Indian Faculty and Staff, American Indian student leaders on campus and the Office of Admissions.


This year, American Indian College Motivation Day will be offered virtually from 10am to 12pm on Thursday, November 5th. Students will have the opporunity to experience virtual tours, presentations and a college fair. Please see event schedule below. 

10:00am - Welcome/Virtual Tour

10:15am - Student Panel 

10:45am - Keynote Speaker: Tonia Jo Hall

11:15am - College Fair/Instant Admits

11:45am - Closing

For more information about American Indian College Motivation Day, please contact Molly Pucillo at 707.826.5481 or