Campus Notice

Viral Meningitis Case Confirmed

Sam Houston State University has confirmed that a student has contracted viral meningitis. The student is receiving treatment and is in good condition. 


Viral meningitis is generally less severe than bacterial meningitis and resolves without specific treatment, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


Please refer to the CDC for additional information about the illness, including signs and symptoms.  Should you suspect you are experiencing viral meningitis symptoms, please report to your nearest Emergency Room.




  • Dances@8

    A student-choreographed fundraising concert, tonight and on Friday, at 8 p.m. in the GPAC Dance Theater.

  • Beto Chair Lecture

    Featuring Marvin Krohn, on Friday, at 9:30 a.m. in the CJ Center's Hazel B. Kerper Courtroom. 

  • Foreign Film Festival

    Featuring "Ballad of a Soldier," on Tuesday, at 3:45 p.m. and at 7 p.m. in Evans Complex Room 105. 

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    Student Health Center

    SHSU's Student Health Center provides health services and education to currently enrolled students, offering referral services, nursing care, allergy injections, TB testing, physical exams, and Sexually Transmitted Infection screening.  The Student Health Center also has an in-house laboratory and pharmacy at a significant savings.

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