About Associated Students

What is A.S.?

The Associated Students of Humboldt State University is the official voice for all HSU students. 

A.S. has three primary purposes:

To educate the campus community on current affairs that have significant impact to students.
To advocate the student perspective.
To allocate student fee dollars to student programs.

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.

A.S. has a commitment to sustainability! Many of the A.S. funded programs and departments contribute to HSU's sustainable culture.  Check out the highlights of Campus Center for Appropriate Technology, Check It, & HSU Oh SNAP Student Food Programs! You'll also see the work of W.R.R.A.P. featured:


Want to help fund student programs?

Donate to A.S.

AS Organizational Chart