Humboldt State University

Women's WCLA Contact: Cris Jones
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7,319 Undergrads / 7,972 Students
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$14,506 Net Price
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77% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Town: Remote

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
21 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
16% / 52%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
Iris Light Thunder Mountain Juneau, AK Att
Kaitlyn Deville Saugus Santa Clarita, CA Att
Elizabeth Osuna San Bernardino San Bernardino, CA Att
Geneba Revvelta Ceres Ceres, CA Att
Estrella Salcido Palomares Academy Pomona, CA Att
Ariadna Zarate East Bakersfield Bakersfield, CA Att
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
1 Harpst Street, Arcata, CA, 95521, Arcata, CA, 95521 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Redding California Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Sacramento California Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Orange County California Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Medford Oregon Area
  • Eugene Oregon Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Salinas California Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
Where Grads Work
  • US Forest Service
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • College of the Redwoods
  • California Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • County of Humboldt
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Pacific Gas and Electric Company
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Wells Fargo
  • Caltrans
  • Apple
  • State of California
  • UC Davis
  • National Park Service
  • Microsoft
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations
  • Research
  • Sales
  • Media and Communication
  • Arts and Design
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
  • Community and Social Services
  • Healthcare Services
  • Engineering
  • Program and Project Management
  • Support
  • Consulting
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
440 - 550
480 - 570
950 - 1180
16 - 24
17 - 24
18 - 24

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 420 - 540 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 10,957 4,271 6,686
% Admitted 77% 72% 80%
% Admits That Enroll 12% 14% 12%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.22
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Natural Resources & Conservation (17%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (13%)
    Social Sciences (11%)
    Business (8%)
    Psychology (8%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (7%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (6%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (3%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Physical Sciences (3%)
    History (2%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (2%)
    Engineering (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Agriculture (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (1%)
    Health Professions
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    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$7,675 $18,369
    Books & Supplies$1,770 $1,770
    Cost of Living$12,870 $12,870
    Personal Expenses$2,496 $2,496
    Sticker Price$24,811 $35,111

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    86% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship76%$9,478
    Federal Grants54%$5,034
    Pell Grants54%$4,938
    Other Federal3%$1,748
    State & Local Grants65%$2,431
    Institutional Grants54%$5,489
    Student Loans62%$5,754
    Federal Loans61%$5,264
    Other Loans3%$11,450

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $30.5 Million $3,829

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $19,002.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $13,600 $202

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 7.1%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 4,175 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $36,600

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.11 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 16% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 4 4
    Fondling 2 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 4 3
    Burglary 6 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 -
    Arson 2 2

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Comprehensive programs
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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