Giving to Humboldt

Give Online

The most convenient way to support Humboldt State University.

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Give by Mail

Make your check or money order payable to "HSU Foundation", write the department, program, or fund you wish to donate to on the memo line.

Humboldt State University Foundation
Gift Processing Center, SBS 285
Humboldt State University
1 Harpst Street
Arcata, CA 95521

Give by Phone

Call 707.826.5200

Ways to Give

Give Today

Cash, check, money order, or credit/debit card gifts to your favorite fund, department or program can be given online, by mail, and over the phone.

Give Today

Planned Gifts

Leave a legacy of generosity with gifts that can help meet your financial and philanthropic goals. Explore the best gift option for you.

Start Planning

Stocks & Bonds

Gifts of appreciated securities are easy to make and provide great tax benefits. Get Detailed instructions for making a wire transfer or gift of securities by electronic transfer.

Wire & Electronic Transfers


With a gift or gifts totaling $25,000 or more, you can establish a permanent endowed fund to provide support to students and allow the university to plan into the future. When you establish the endowment, you can designate the annual distribution to fund a scholarship, support an award or assistantship, or strengthen a department or program. 

Leave your Legacy

Create a Scholarship

Transform an HSU student’s life through the creation of a scholarship. To learn more about how you can establish a scholarship fund that reflects your passion, check out our Guide to Creating a Scholarship or contact us at 707-826-5200 or

Create a Scholarship