Graduate Student Orientation

founders hall

Graduate Orientation

Each fall new graduate students are invited to an orientation prior to the beginning of the new academic year. Additionally, your individual graduate program will be sending out important information regarding their individual orientation, so continue to check your Humboldt email. 

Contact us at or (707) 826-5194. 

We can't wait to welcome you to Humboldt, Go Lumberjacks!

Fall 2022 Orientation

Save the Date: Fall Orientation for incoming graduate students will be held Wednesday August 17th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm in Goodwin Forum. Register here





Welcome and Introductions

Dr. Carmen Bustos-Works

Associate Vice President of Academic Programs and Dean of Undergrad and Graduate Studies 

Graduate Studies 

     Amy Sprowles, Faculty Associate Dean of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies
    Cameron Allison Govier, Curriculum Analyst 

     Terri Fisher, Graduate Studies Specialist 

     Emily Berg & Sydney Sawyer, Student Staff


The Office of the Registrar
Jennifer Robinson, Assistant Registrar


Guest Speaker

     Jenn Capps, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs


Library Research and Humboldt Digital Commons 

Kyle Morgan, Scholarly Communications and Digital Scholarship Librarian


Academic Career and Advising Center 

Loren Collins, Interim Director of Advising 


Student Health and Wellbeing Services

Mira Friedman, Lead for Health Education and Clinic Support Services


Meet & Mingle

Meet some of our graduate coordinators and mingle with other incoming graduate students while enjoying refreshments