Graduate Studies Online Orientation

Office of Information Technology

All SHSU students are eligible for a computer account, which allows them access to University computing resources as well as a personal email address. Once you receive your acceptance letter, you will need to activate your computer account and access your SHSU email promptly. The University will use this email address to maintain contact with you.We recommend reviewing the IT@Sam Computing Orientation

* To complete activation you will need to use the same email address you provided on your ApplyTexas application.

* IT@Sam Technology Tutorials are there to help you get started.


  • Visit the following for additional information:
    1. Computer Account FAQs
    2. Access SHSU Outlook Email
    3. Outlook Email for your Smart Phone Tutorials.

  • Contact the IT@Sam Service Desk at 936-294-1950 for any help you may need with your computer account.