Admissions


Sam Houston State University provides individual attention to its students in every teaching format.

Get Started


Follow these steps for applying to SHSU.

Degrees


Finding a program that's the right fit can be tough, discover a variety of degree programs at SHSU.

How to Pay


Below are a few resources to help you understand the cost of going to college.

  • Next Steps

    Visit Campus


    Come see what Sam Houston State University has to offer. Schedule a visit today!

    Visitor Center

    Residence Life & Housing


    Questions regarding housing or living on campus? Find more information here:

    Department of Residence Life

    Orientation


    Accepted to SHSU? Find more information about orientation, and what to expect.

    Accepted Students & Bearkat Orientation

    Campus Map


    Need help finding us? Click below for directions and navigation to campus.

    Find Us
  • Contact Admissions

    Contact Your Counselor


    Find a counselor for your area and get in touch!

    Contact Counselor

    Check Your Application Status


    Where are you in the admissions process?

    Check Now

    Office Information


    Phone: 936.294.1828
    Email:admissions@shsu.edu

    Graduate Programs
    Phone: 936.294.1971
    Email:graduate@shsu.edu

    Office Location:
    Sam Houston State University
    Estill Bldg. Suite 112

    Address Information


    Physical Address:
    Sam Houston State University
    1903 University Avenue

    Mailing Address:
    Admissions Office
    Sam Houston State University
    Box 2418
    Huntsville TX 77341-2418