What is A.S. External Affairs?

what is External affairs?

AS External Affairs - The External Affairs program provides representation of Cal Poly Humboldt students to the California State Student Association which represents CSU students in all areas of higher education policy-making.

External Affairs also coordinates lobbying issues that affects Humboldt students, student voter registration and other civic engagement efforts.


What is CSSA?

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The Cal State Student Association (CSSA) as a student-led organization strives to improve the lives of California State University (CSU) students by advocating for student needs and engaging students in systemwide, state, and federal higher education policymaking. To learn more -> Click Here.

Learn About Tuition Increase Plan for 2024-2025

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The California State University is considering a multi-year systemwide tuition increase. To read about the goal of the proposed plan Click Here.

If approved, the increase would take effect in the 2024-25 academic year, starting with the fall 2024 term. A final vote on tution increase will be taken by the CSU Board of Trustees in September 2023.

Cal Poly Humboldt Student Fees Breakdown

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To find a breakdown of current fees paid by students Click Here! The more informed you are, the better.

CSSA Meetings Scedule


To keep updated with upcomming CSSA Meetings, Click Here!

CSU Board of Trustees


The Board of Trustees is a 25-member board that adopts regulations and policies governing the entire CSU system. Board committees have authority over educational policy, finance, campus planning, and facilities, among other areas. To find out more about the Board of Trustees, Click Here! Voting on 2024-2025 CSU-wide tuition increase will happen on September 12- 13, 2023 Board of Trustees meeting.