Register for Orientation

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Register for Orientation

Orientation leaders

All Freshman Orientation Sessions have reached maximum capacity and are closed.  Transfer students can continue to register online.

For those students needing to complete Orientation you will be emailed via your SHSU Email Account to complete Online Orientation.  Please continue to use the Enrollment Checklist as you transition to Sam Houston State University.

Please be aware that all students registering for New Student Orientation understand and agree to the Orientation Policies.  As a registered participant students are agreeing to abide to the policies that have been set forth by New Student Orientation Programs.




To Change Your Orientation Session

Please e-mail the New Student Orientation office at orientation@shsu.edu. Be sure to include your name, Sam ID, session you are currently signed up for and the session you are wanting to change to.  You will receive an e-mail confirmation of your session change. Please bring that confirmation with you to orientation check in.

**Session changes made after the registration deadline

for your original session will be charged a $25 late change fee.**




To Request a Refund

Orientation refunds are available for students and/or attending family members. Please email the Orientation Office at orientation@shsu.edu.  All refund requests must be received a week prior to the scheduled Orientation.


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