Office of Alumni Relations

Office of Alumni Relations

Life Member Celebration

Held annually in February to recognize the associations newest life members and to honor all life members. Save the date for the 2019 life member celebration to be held on February 16, 2019 at the Hotel ZaZa Houston.

Office of Alumni Relations

John R. Ragsdale Visitor and Alumni Center

The center was completed in 2006 and provides a beautiful and inviting setting for alumni returning to campus

Office of Alumni Relations

Alumni Golf Tournament

The Alumni Golf tournament was held at the Oakhurst Golf Club in Porter, Texas on Monday, March 19. To view photos of the event, visit the alumni event photo page.

Office of Alumni Relations

Not a member of the SHSU Alumni Association? Membership shows support for your alma mater, and comes with a number of benefits and services. Activate your membership today for just $35 and be part of a dynamic alumni organization, which is now over 12,000 members strong!

Congratulations to the 2017 Alumni Tuition Draw winner - Chandler Goodwin. Chandler's name was drawn on November 17 during the Alumni Board of Director's meeting. He received 24-hours of in-state tuition in the amount of $5,472.

Join Now Benefits Travel SHSU Ring Event RSVP

 Alumni Merchandise

University Bookstore

View the SHSU Alumni Collection @ samhoustonbearkats.com


The SHSU Alumni Association is pleased to offer an exclusive worldwide travel discount service to our alumni members and friends. 

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Any hotel, any car, anywhere, anytime!

Click here to save on your next trip.


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As the official travel program of the Sam Houston State University Alumni Association, the Traveling Bearkats provide SHSU alumni and their friends and families the security of traveling in a group and the camaraderie of fellow alumni who have a desire to see the World. 

Join the Traveling Bearkats on a trip to explore the world!

For more information please visit our travel page


 


Class Notes

We want to hear from you!

Send us updates on address, work, relocations, marriage, family, degrees, accomplishments - and a photo, too!  Just complete the online form or email us your updates.

email us: alumni@shsu.edu

or online:   Class Notes


 
         

Life Endowed Members
James D. Hallbeck '97
Becky Spelce '93
D. Sam Bain '56
Major Harper-Terry '03
* Janelle A. Paris '46
Barbara N. Bright '61
Charles W. Jones III '81
Dan I. Rather '53
Justin Burnett '02
Ronald P. Koska '61
Martee Rush '05
James D. Carey '61
Kyle Lehne '94
Don A. Sanders '58
Terry M. Carlton '60
Susan S. Lenamon '73
John E. Simmons 
Bobby L. Davis '69 *
Dianne MacKenzie '60
Rueben C. Tamez '90, '94
Kelly DeHay '74
*Ronald P. Mafrige '60
Bonnie Thorne '60
Jim P. Ferris '69
Randall R. Martell '78
Laverne Warner '62, '69
W. Allen Gage '61
Tommy Metcalf '71
Carol Hail Weller '69
Joseph L. "Bud" Haney '55
Jill Bell Myatt '63
Robert D. Young Jr. '13


Joint Life Endowed Members
William "Bill" '88 & Kerri D. Byler
Walter '79 and Jan Fitzgerald
James F. '65 & Nancy Gaertner
Russell D. '72 and Glenda J. '73, '77 Gordy
John M. '75 and * Nancy '79 Hoyt
R. Dean '67 and Betty A. '67 Lewis
Richard J. '61 and Kitty W. '83 Lindley
Randy '74 and Patricia '74 Pollard
John R. '59 & Judith A. Ragsdale
C. Tom Reese '56  & Melba Matthews Reese
Dan E. '65, '67 & Marian M. Spence
 
* Deceased