Graduating FORWARD

CONGRATULATIONS on your upcoming graduation from Sam Houston State University! To be eligible for consideration for the SHSU Forward Graduation Package which will include a free cap, gown, and picture package, you must be a former foster, orphan, ward of the court, or homeless student, graduating in the semester for which you are applying.

You must complete and submit this application by the following dates depending on the semester in which you are graduating:

  • May 2017, apply for Graduation Package Award by April 3, 2017;

  • August 2017, apply for the Graduation Package Award by July 7, 2017;

  • December 2017, apply for Graduation Package Award by November 1, 2017.

The FORWARD committee will review all applications and notify recipients via their SHSU email.

For more information, please call the Forward Office at 936.294.3422.

Fill out and submit the form electronically or download the form and drop it off at the Student Success Initiatives office: AB4 suite 202.