Advising Appointments

Advising Form | Advising Facts | Fall 2019 Class List

Fall 2019 advising for the Spring 2020 semester will open on Monday, October 7, 2019.

Students who plan to advance register for the Spring 2020 semester must be advised by Friday, October 25. Remember, in order to be eligible for advance registration you must have submitted your Honors College Community Service Form during the Spring 2019 semester. Advance registration for Spring 2020 will open on Thursday, October 31st, at 8:00 am.

Note: Incoming freshman students are not eligible for advance registration until their first official semester as SHSU Honors students. For example, incoming freshmen for the Fall 2019 semester are not eligible for advance registration during the Spring 2019 semester for the Fall 2019 semester but will be eligible for advance registration during the Fall 2019 semester for the Spring 2020 semester.

See the Office of the Registrar's website for the full registration schedule.


Group Advising Sessions:

Group advising sessions are available for students who do not need special assistance and do not have questions concerning thesis proposals and/or degree requirements. The sessions are held in Olson Auditorium, AB4, Room 220, and no appointments are needed. Honors Ambassadors serve as peer advisors and an Honors Dean is available for consultation.

Fall 2019 Advising Dates TBD


Walk-in Peer Advising Sessions:

These sessions are first come, first serve advising appointments for students who would like to speak one-on-one with an advisor but were unable to schedule an appointment. The sessions are held in the Honors College Office, AB4, Room 201, and no appointments are needed. Honors Ambassadors and Honors Staff serve as peer advisors.

Fall 2019 Advising Dates TBD


Individual Advising Appointments:

Make the earliest appointments possible. Advising appointments are limited and advisors' schedules fill up quickly. Graduating seniors must schedule their advising appointment with Dean Bell; she is not available for non-senior advising. (Please see below.) Students will schedule advising appointments through Campus Connect. Campus Connect is accessible through MySam under the students tab. Using Campus Connect, schedule an individual advising appointment with your chosen Honors advisor. If their schedule is full, please consider the walk-in sessions or the peer advising sessions.

  • Dr. Maria Holmes, Associate Dean
  • Dr. Patrick Lewis, Associate Dean
  • Dr. Tracy Bilsing, Assistant Dean

Graduate Advising Appointments:

Graduating seniors must schedule their advising appointment with Dean Bell; she is not available for non-senior advising. Students will schedule advising appointments through Campus Connect. Campus Connect is accessible through MySam under the students tab. If you are graduating and Dean Bell's schedule is full, please contact us at honors@shsu.edu.

  • Dr. Kimberly Bell, Honors College Dean

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The Elliott T. Bowers Honors College

Academic Building IV Suite 201 | Box 2479 | Huntsville, Texas 77341-2479

Phone: (936) 294.1477 | Email: honors@shsu.edu

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