About Associated Students

What is AS?

The Associated Students of Humboldt State University is the official voice through which the students may express their opinions, this representation may include but is not limited to; the university administration, the local community, and the State of California. AS has three primary purposes; to allocate student fee dollars to 23 student run programs, to educate students on campus, local, and state current affairs that have significant impact to students, and to advocate the student perspective to the appropriate parties.

Mission Statement

The Associated Students Board of Directors of Humboldt State University is a recognized non-profit corporation. The specific purpose of this corporation is to provide a means for responsible and effective participation in the governance of the campus; provide an official voice through which students’ opinions may be expressed; foster awareness of these opinions both on and off campus; assist in the protection of the rights and interests of the individual student and the student body; provide services and programs as deemed necessary by the corporation to meet the needs of the student and campus community; and to stimulate the educational, social, physical, and cultural well-being of the University community. The Associated Students’ services and programs shall be established for the purpose of providing essential activities closely related to, but not normally included as a part of the institutional educational program.