Humboldt State University



Welcome to Compliance at Humboldt State University Sponsored Programs Foundation (SPF). Our mission is to ensure University compliance with federal, state, and local regulations regarding research. The primary objective of the SPF Compliance Office is to provide information, training, and internal controls that are needed to meet the laws, rules, and policies governing sponsored research at Humboldt State University. The following areas represent the subcategories of SPF's Compliance Program: Policies, Trainings, and Audit & Reviews.


What is Compliance?

a: the act or process of doing what you have been asked or ordered to do; the act or process of complying to a desire, demand, proposal, or regimen or to coercion
b:  conformity in fulfilling official requirements

("Compliance." Merriam-Webster,)