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Graduate Application Instructions

Application Deadlines:

For Fall semester admission: ALL application materials must be received by 01 Feb.

For Spring semester admission: ALL application materials must be received by 30 Sept.

Meeting all deadlines is one way of showing that you are both serious and conscientious. Additional graduate information can be found at the Office of Academic Programs website.

Information on application procedures and requirements can be found on the College of Natural Resources and Science Graduate Program page .

STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS

Personal Message to Prospective NR MS Students - IN CONCLUSION

1. Apply online through CSU Mentor and submit names and email addresses of three recommenders.  Letters will be returned to Admissions electronically and included in your application.

2. Arrange to have all original college level transcripts sent to the Office of Admissions at HSU. 

Mailing address:  Humboldt State University, Office of Admissions, 1 Harpst Street, Arcata, CA 95521.

3. Email current resume and separate signed Statement of Purpose (apart from what you included in your online application) to (cnrsmast@humboldt.edu) or send by mail to Humboldt State University, CNRS, 1 Harpst Street, Arcata, CA 95521-8299.   The statement should be in Word format and (a) identify the option to which you are applying; (b) express your reasons for pursuing a MS degree; and (c) identify potential research areas that are of interest to you.

4. Once the application deadline closes, your file will be submitted to the faculty review committee.  This process can take from 3-6 weeks, so please be patient.

Please contact the College of Natural Resources & Sciences by phone at 707.826.3256 or by email at cnrsmast@humboldt.edu if you have questions about the application instructions or questions about the Natural Resources Graduate Program.