Jr. Bearkats

Welcome to Sam Houston State University's Jr. Bearkats website!

What is Jr. Bearkats? Jr. Bearkats is an interactive program for children 1-13 years old designed to inspire the next generation of Bearkats! Through various events and activities your children will learn first hand our school's motto "The measure of a Life is its Service", the pride that comes with being a Bearkat, and the importance of a college education.

How do we become a Jr. Bearkat? There are two membership options.

Option (1) - Jr. Bearkat Elite Membership

For an annual fee of $25.00, Jr. Bearkat Elite Members will receive:

  • Official Membership Card
  • Jr. Bearkats T-shirt
  • Free admission to all home, regular season SHSU athletic events (excluding football)
  • Admission to all Jr. Bearkat Events (SHSU Sporting events, holiday celebrations, On-campus events, Off-campus events)
  • Personalized birthday greeting
  • Quarterly electronic newsletter

Option (2) - Jr. Bearkat Spirit Membership

This membership allows your Jr. Bearkat to keep up with what’s happening on campus, even from far away! Membership benefits include:

  • Admission to all non-Elite Jr. Bearkat events (SHSU sporting events, Holiday celebrations/parades, On-campus events)
  • Personalized birthday greeting
  • Quarterly electronic newsletter

Ready to become a Jr. Bearkat? Click on the membership of your choice and let the fun and learning begin!!!

Jr. Bearkat Elite Membership

Jr. Bearkat Spirit Membership

We look forward to YOU joining Jr. Bearkats!!!

Thank You!


For additional comments or inquiries please contact Christopher Arcos

e:jrbearkats@shsu.edu   p:936.294.2710   f:936.294.4818


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