Academic Affairs

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Students walking on campus
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Welcome to the Office of Academic Affairs

As a growing and dynamic institution, academics are at the heart of who we are and what we do. The Office of Academic Affairs is dedicated to carrying out the academic mission of the university by administering an outstanding array of undergraduate and graduate programs and fostering the success of our faculty and students.

The campus’ rich academic portfolio includes 80 undergraduate degrees, 50 graduate and professional schools and over 20 online bachelor’s and graduate degrees. The Office of Academic Affairs continues to support integrating community engagement initiatives into our rich academic curriculum in keeping with SHSU’s motto ‘The Measure of a Life is its Service.’


Faculty Spotlight

President Dana Hoyt (far left) and Provost Richard Eglsaer (far right) recently recognized the 2018 Faculty Excellence Award recipients. They are (from left) Jihong “Solomon” Zhao, Ronald Daigle, Edie Wells and Bala Maniam (not pictured).

President Dana Hoyt (far left) and Provost Richard Eglsaer (far right) recently recognized the 2018 Faculty Excellence Award recipients. They are (from left) Jihong “Solomon” Zhao, Ronald Daigle, Edie Wells and Bala Maniam (not pictured).

Four Sam Houston State University professors whose teaching, scholarly accomplishments, service and academic engagement stand out among their peers have been honored with the 2018 Faculty Excellence Awards.

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