Jr. Bearkats

What is Jr. Bearkats?

Jr. Bearkats is the official SHSU club for our youngest bearkats ages 13 and under!  Membership is FREE and gives you access to exclusive events, on-field opportunities, a free t-shirt, and more! 

Join bearkat nation as we 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.


Jr. Bearkat Perks


Exclusive Events:

Academic Exploration  Events

Cheer’ on the Bearkats (Pep Rally Show)

On-field Experiences & chances to meet the team (football & other sports!)

Free admission to all home, regular season SHSU athletic events (excluding football)

Other perks: Official Membership Card, Jr. Bearkats t-shirt, Exclusive Contests & More

Jr. Bearkat Events

Mark your calendar! Get ready! Grab your SHSU gear! It’s time to show your Bearkat spirit and have some fun!

Chemistry Day

October 8 | Join the J.C. Stallings Chemical Society for experiments and more! From 10-12pm at the Chemistry and Forensic Science Building

Pep Rally

October 28 | Hip Hip Hooray! Meet up with the SHSU Cheerleaders at the Pep Rally as we cheer on the Bearkats! From 6pm-8pm at the Bearkat Plaza

Football Game

October 29 | Let’s tailgate, make signs, and welcome the football team on the field! From 4pm-10pm at Bowers Stadium

Holiday Crafts

November 19 | SHSU Art and the Jr. Bearkats make a great holiday decorating team! It’s time to get in the holiday spirit with a few crafts! From 10am-12pm at The Art Buildings

Upcoming Events: Bearkat Basketball, Bearkat Softball, Bearkat Baseball & Houston Astros Game.

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