New Student Orientation
Transfer Orientation registration is now open. Transfer Students enrolling in the Spring 2014 semester can register for orientation online. Those students taking all their classes at The Woodlands Center campus will need to register for the January 13th orientation oession. All other students are will need to register for the January 10th orientation session.
Online Orientation is open for Freshmen students who need to complete their mandatory orientation requirement for the Fall 2013 Semester.
We are excited that you have chosen to attend Sam Houston State University. So what now? If you are like most new students, you are looking forward to a great college experience, excited but with questions about what to expect.
Maybe you’re wondering about some of these things:
- How does college differ from high school?
- How challenging are classes?
- Do you have the study skills necessary for college?
- What is there to do for fun on campus?
- Where do you go for help if needed?
- What is it like to live on campus?
- How do you meet people?
- What can you do to insure that you will be successful at SHSU?
New Student Orientation is here to help you succeed in your transition...
Sam Houston State University’s New Student Orientation program is a wonderful opportunity to get questions answered and get started navigating the logistics associated with starting college or transferring from one school to another. It is also an opportunity to make friends and have FUN!
The New Student Orientation Program hosts organized, purposeful, and positive introduction sessions for all new SHSU students and their families. These sessions help them become familiar with services and programs vital to their successful transition as full and active members of the SHSU community. Partnering collaboratively with other university offices and departments, these sessions help students gain the skills, information and meaningful relationships important to successful long-term academic and personal outcome.