Your education, your way.

We offer a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs. Earn your degree on your schedule with flexible course formats. Apply today! Our next term begins January 2, 2023.

Since 1896

Reaching Higher

Your future starts here, at Humphreys University. We are an accredited, non-profit institution that offers the degrees and resources to help get you started on your career path—and to help you reach higher. Humphreys University aims to help students of all backgrounds pursue certificate, associate, bachelor, masters and juris doctor degree programs. It’s our goal to ensure efficient and flexible education for academic success.

Making an Impact in our Community

We have been serving the higher-education needs of Stockton and surrounding communities continuously for over 120 years by providing anyone with a desire to learn and improve the opportunity to achieve a high-quality college education. Humphreys is not a huge public institution or a pricey private institution. It lands somewhere in between by offering an excellent education at a reasonable cost in a personal, caring, accessible environment.

Committed to Student Success

Our students desire a practical education that makes it easy to balance the demands of life. We are committed to students success at every step and offer a wealth of support services to help students achieve goals and ensure higher education is within reach. 

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Find the Right Program

Our programs are designed for people with diverse interests at different stages of life. Whether you’re a new college student, an established professional, or an undecided career-seeker, we have programs that help you pursue your educational goals and personal interests.

Where You'll Take Courses


Stockton Campus

Modesto Campus

What Sets Us Apart

Our History

We were founded in 1896 and have continuously provided an accessible quality education in California.

Transfer Acceptance

We accept transfer units from all accredited institutions to enable students to complete their degree faster.

Non-profit Status

As a nonprofit, we are focused on improving the student’s experience and increasing student success.

Approved for Veterans

We proudly serve U.S. military Veterans and are approved for Veteran Training.

News & Events


Campus Closed

November 24 & 25, 2022 

In observation of the Thanksgiving holiday, campuses will be closed.


Career Opportunities at Your Fingertips: Handshake!

December 1, 2022 • 5:15 PM

Join us for this How to Succeed in College Workshop hosted by Admissions Counselor Julie Walker.

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Week of December 11, 2022

Finals week for the fall 2022 quarter. Term ends on December 15, 2022.


Humphreys University prepares students for meaningful careers and professions through a high- quality educational experience, strongly informed by the liberal arts, and directed to the specific and changing needs of students from diverse ethnic, cultural, economic, and educational backgrounds.