Important Dates & Deadlines

  • March 28 & 29, 2018, 9a-4p: HSU Bookstore's 2018 Graduate Fair. Order your hood and gown for the ceremony as well as purchase announcements, register for an alumni account, and more! 
  • April 3, 2018: If you plan to walk in the 2018 Commencement ceremony on May 12, you need to register at http://www.humboldt.edu/gradreg before 5pm.
  • April 23, 2018: Deadline to submit your thesis/project for a Courtesy Format Review. Submit a draft to cfr@humboldt.edu.
  • May 7, 2018: Deadline to submit your final thesis or project on Digital Commons. Your committee must approve your thesis/project by the deadline, so make sure you SUBMIT EARLY!
  • May 12, 2018: Spring 2018 Commencement Ceremony!

Information for Current Grad Students

Spring 2018 Graduation

Make sure that you have submitted an Application for Advancement to Candidacy and Graduate form, or submit one if you have not already.

Attend one of our thesis and project formatting workshops. Workshops will be scheduled an announced soon.

A courtesy format review is highly recommended. A courtesy review of a draft can identify and head off issues that might later jeopardize a final thesis or project approval. Theses and projects can be submitted for a courtesy review to cfr@humboldt.edu until April 23rd.

Submit your final thesis or project to Digital Commons for committee approval. SUBMIT EARLY (at least one business day before the deadline) to allow your committee members time to electronically register their approval before the deadline: Monday, May 7th, 2018.

**Click here for more information regarding the submission process for thesis/projects.

The Scholarly Communications Office will conduct a formal format review. Stay in contact as you will be instructed to make revisions and resubmit. For questions regarding these areas, please contact Courtesy Format Review at cfr@humboldt.edu or 707-826-5602. Consultations can also be scheduled.

Graduate Newsletter
Spring 2018 Graduate Studies Newsletter (pdf)
Learn about Graduate Programs and learn about some fo the exciting research being performed by HSU graduate students!

Past Newsletters

FAFSA 2018-19
Hello Grad Students!
 
You've probably already heard but this is just a friendly reminder about the new FAFSA submission date change. The 2018-19 FAFSA will now open this Saturday, October 1, 2017. The priority deadline remains the same, March 2, 2018. However, we highly recommend submitting as soon as possible.
If you have any further questions or are interested in more information please reference the Financial Aid Website:  
http://www2.humboldt.edu/finaid/
Fall 2017 Graduate Orientation

Graduate Orientation Video

*Note you must be logged in to your myHumboldt account to view this video.

Advancement to Candidacy and Graduation
Learn about the prerequisites, forms and procedure for advancing to candidacy.
Commencement
Commencement 2018 Website
Masters Hood Color Guide
Frequently Asked Questions
Thesis or Project Help
For thesis/project templates, examples and instructions.
Requirements for Completing Your Thesis or Project
Learn about the requirements, deadlines and procedure for completing your thesis or project.

We Are Humboldt

A short inspirational call-to-action film for HSU faculty developed collaboratively by HSU students. Through personal testimony students share some of their challenges, giving us a glimpse into their life. Faculty briefly reflect on changes in our student body and what motivates them to transform their classes and teaching. Together we are encouraged to actively embrace and revision our learning community.

We Are Humboldt