Resources and Options for the HSU Student Community

Mental Health

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) provides personal and group counseling as well as crisis services for regularly enrolled and IELI students. Counseling/crisis services are available by phone during non-business hours (weekends/evenings).
Student Health Center, 2nd floor
707-826-3236

Meditation Room for quiet contemplation, meditation, reflection, or prayer.
Library, Room 21
707-826-3431

Brain Booth provides a variety of de-stressing activities, coloring, biofeedback, and guided meditation.
Library, Room 208
707-826-3431

Study Bikes provide opportunities to exercise while you read.
Library, 2nd floor

Cultural Centers and Other Supportive Spaces

African American Center for Academic Excellence
Nelson Hall East, Room 206
707-826-4588

Educational Opportunity Program offers resources for undocumented students.
Hadley House #56
707-826-4781

Eric Rofes Multicultural Queer Resource Center
Warren House #53
707-826-3795

Indian Natural Resource and Science Engineering Program (INRSEP)
Walter Warren House
707-826-4994

Indian Tribal and Educational Personnel Program (ITEPP)
Brero House, #93
707-826-3672

Latinx Center for Academic Excellence
Nelson Hall East, Room 205
707-826-4590

MultiCultural Center (MCC)
Balabanis House, #55
707-826-3364

Office of Diversity Equity & Inclusion (ODEI) 
Siemens Hall 209 
707-826-4503

Student Disability Resource Center (SDRC)
Learning Commons, Lower Library

707-826-4678

Veterans Enrollment and Transition Services (VETS)
Lower Library, Room 58

707-826-6272

Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation and Sexual Misconduct Complaints

HSU's Campus Advocate Team provides 24-hour confidential support for survivors of sexualized violence including stalking, sexual assault, and intimate partner violence.
707-445-2881

Dean of Students Office for referral to support services and/or filing complaints of discrimination including sexual misconduct against students.
Siemens Hall 211
707-826-3504

Human Resources and Academic Personnel Services for referral to support services and/or filing complaints of discrimination including sexual misconduct against faculty, staff, and third parties.
Siemens Hall 212
707-826-3626

Academic and Career Advising

Academic and Career Advising Center are academic advisors for freshmen and sophomores in designated majors. Answers questions regarding academic policies and procedures, GE, interpreting your DARS, and major or minor exploration. Provides a host of career-related services, including resume review, assistance in finding internships or part-time jobs and help with graduate school applications. 
Gist Hall 114
707-826-3341

Academic Dishonesty for policy or tips on confronting academic dishonesty, or to report dishonesty.
Office of Student Rights and Responsibilites 
707-826-3504

The Learning Center provides help with difficult courses, study skills, standardized test preparation, reading, math, and writing skills. You can study with a tutor, meet individually with a lab assistant to help keep you on track, and use interactive software programs that strengthen academic and learning skills.
Library, Room 56
707-826-5217

Skillshops on a wide variety of academic topics.
Library
707-826-3431

Personal Safety

Safety escorts are available on campus 24/7 from the University Police.
707-826-5555

Outdoor courtesy phones are available across campus to directly contact the University Police (look for the blue light).

Safety app Rave Guardian may be downloaded to your phone via the University Police.

An anonymous tip line is available to report anything of concern.
707-826-5555

Student and professional staff are available 24/7 via the Office of Housing and Residence Life.
707-826-3451

A transportation shuttle is available for students going to the Arcata Transportation Center to depart for/or return from winter break.
Office of Housing and Residence Life
707-826-3451

Financial Issues

Short-term emergency loans are available.

Campus Food Pantry provides food for students in need.
Recreation and Wellness Center, Room 122

Housing-Living Off Campus  Housing & Residence Life put together a guide to help you make your decision; from making a good impression on landlords to getting your security deposit back.

Humboldt County Community Resources

Humboldt County Community Resources List

CSU Resources

Resources for Undocumented Students