Campus Updates

Mar 11 2020 - 4:30pm

As we continue to monitor the rapid spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the health and safety of our students, staff and faculty and the continuation of our educational operation comes first.  On Friday, March 6th, a message was sent to faculty about maintaining educational continuity in the context of COVID-19.  In the message, the Center for Teaching & Learning (CTL) det

Mar 11 2020 - 12:43pm

Humboldt State University has suspended all University-sponsored international travel and non-essential domestic travel for the remainder of the Spring semester, consistent with CSU guidelines intended to reduce the spread of COVID-19. “Domestic travel” is travel outside Humboldt County within the United States.

This decision is effective immediately and continues through May 31, 2020. It applies to all areas of the University including auxiliary organizations.

Mar 10 2020 - 4:05pm

Humboldt State University has suspended all international travel and non-essential domestic travel for the remainder of the Spring semester, consistent with new CSU guidelines intended to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

This decision is effective immediately and continues through May 31, 2020. It applies to all areas of the University including auxiliary organizations.

Mar 10 2020 - 11:58am

 

Dear Students and Colleagues,

I write to update you about campus planning related to COVID-19 and to reassure you that Humboldt State University is taking appropriate steps on behalf of our campus community.

As of today, there has not been community transmission of COVID-19 in Humboldt County. We have had no cases on campus.

HSU COVID-19 website

Mar 10 2020 - 12:00am

NOTE: The following was sent by the CSU on March 10. 

​​With the impacts of the coronavirus (COVID-19) continuing to spread as more cases are identified throughout California, the California State University Office of the Chancellor has provided additional guidance to its 23 campuses. To date, there have been no confirmed cases of the coronavirus on any CSU campuses.

​Guidance on Alteration of Operations or Campus Closures

Mar 6 2020 - 12:48pm

Dear Faculty Colleagues: The university continues to monitor the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its potential impact on our campus. We are not currently aware of any COVID-19 cases on campus, but realize the global situation is changing rapidly. Therefore, we are asking faculty to work with their chairs in making contingency plans in the event of a partial or full campus closure.

Mar 4 2020 - 3:20pm

As HSU last communicated on February 26, the University is taking several measures to help protect the health, safety, and wellbeing of our campus community as the coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads globally. HSU has:

Feb 26 2020 - 12:08pm

We understand members of the campus community have questions and concerns about COVID-19. Because the situation is rapidly evolving and there are still many  unknowns, we have activated the Humboldt State University Emergency Operations Center (EOC). 

Feb 24 2020 - 4:49pm

Dear Campus Community,

Last week, health officials confirmed that a Humboldt County resident contracted the respiratory illness known as the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), which originated in Wuhan, China.

The individual is doing well and self-isolating at home and officials have been reaching out to those who may have been in contact with the person. Health officials say the risk of contracting COVID-19 remains low for the community.

Jan 31 2020 - 7:06pm

NOTE: The following is information sent from the California State University Chancellor’s Office. There have been no reported coronavirus cases at Humboldt State University, and there are no HSU students, faculty, or staff studying or working in China. There are also no planned study abroad or recruitment trips to China.

Please be aware that the State Department has raised the threat level for travel to China to level 4. Effective immediately, travel to the entire country of China is not authorized.