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Welcome to Sam Houston State University, home of the Bearkats! Nestled in the region of East Texas known as the Piney Woods, Sam Houston State is surrounded by majestic pines, a national forest, lakes and rivers, and rolling hills.
Its motto, “The measure of a Life is its Service,” resonates among its 22,000 students, eight colleges and well beyond its Huntsville roots. Located just an hour north of Houston, Sam Houston State, with its beautiful campus charm, has a Texas small town feel with large scale opportunities offering top-ranked degree programs.
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For assistance, support, and guidance with admissions, financial aid, degree discovery, and more, contact SHSU Admissions.
Undergraduate ProgramsPhone: 936.294.1828
Graduate ProgramsPhone: 936.294.1971
Admissions CounselorsContact Counselor →
Mailing Address:Admissions Office
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2418
Hunstville Location:1903 University Avenue
Visitor’s Center, 2nd Floor
Huntsville, TX 77341
Directions to Main Campus →
The Woodlands Location:3380 College Park Drive
SHSU The Woodlands Center Suite 131
The Woodlands, TX 77384
Directions to TWC →