COVID-19 Information

Some helpful resources for our students in this trying time.

Message from the Dean: 5/01/20
Latest message from College Dean Dr. Phillip Lyons to students in the College of Criminal Justice.

Message from the Dean: 4/10/20
Another message from College Dean Dr. Phillip Lyons to students in the College of Criminal Justice.

Message from the Dean: 3/19/20
First message from College Dean Dr. Phillip Lyons to students in the College of Criminal Justice.

Virtual Summer Orientation
Student health and safety is a priority at Sam Houston State University. All summer 2020 Bearkat Orientation sessions will now be in a virtual format. Visit our website for more information.

Student Resource List
A listing of resources available to SHSU students.

BearkatChats Day 1
Jordan’s got the inside scoop on what Bearkats need to know about transitioning to remote classes to finish the semester at Sam Houston State University.

BearkatChats: Future Bearkats
Future Bearkats, this one is for you! What you need to know to prepare for next semester at Sam Houston State University.

BearkatChats: Counseling Center
Tyler knows that life is getting a little more complicated and has a great resource for you. The Sam Counseling Center at Sam Houston State University is here for you.

BearkatChats: Virtual Advising
Did you know that the Sam Center is offering Virtual Advising? Reghan has some great information for you from the Advising Center at Sam Houston State University.

BearkatChats: Online Class Resources
Teryn shares some great resources you have available to you as you transition to remote learning at Sam Houston State University.

BearkatChats: Virtual Campus Tours
Find out how to take a virtual tour of Sam Houston State University with Shannon, one of our Sambassadors.

BearkatChats: Newly Accepted Students
Have you been accepted to Sam and not sure about what’s next? Rainey has some information for you.

BearkatChats: Dropping Classes
Thinking about if you should drop a course or not? Don’t just give up, that’s not the Bearkat spirit! Hailey has some important information for you.

BearkatChats: (Spanish) Clases Remota
Alexis tiene informacion sobre lo que Bearkats necesita saber sobre la transición a clases remotas para terminar el semestre en Sam Houston State University.

BearkatChats: Online Services
Marissa has some great support information for you about remote learning at Sam Houston State University

BearkatChats: Future Student Advising
Future Bearkats, this one is for you! Isaac tells you what you need to know to prepare for your first semester at Sam Houston State University.

BearkatChats: Virtual Advising
Get ready and plan for the next semester with Virtual Advising. Rainey has some great information for you from the Advising Center at Sam Houston State University

SHSU Student FAQ
Get up to date on the latest developments and find answers to your most asked questions.

Bearkat Emergency Fund
The Bearkat Emergency Fund was established to provide temporary financial assistance to those students who have hardships due to COVID-19. Depending on your circumstances, you may qualify for emergency fund assistance. To start the process, please complete the above Form.

If you need help responding to COVID-19 please email us at: cjacademics@shsu.edu