Whomever is chosen as the new president at HSU will start in July of next year. That announcement from California State University Chancellor Timothy White during a press briefing as outgoing school president Lisa Rossbacher sat next to him. In terms of searching for a replacement, there will be a committe of HSU trustees and community members in February to begin the hunt in earnest. Rossbacher is leaving at the end of the 2018-2019 school year. White predicts somewhere between 40 and 60 applicants for the position.