Distance Admission

Sam Houston State University: Make a Difference.

Even though you'll be taking your courses at SHSU online, you'll still feel part of the exceptional SHSU learning environment. You'll benefit from faculty who are active in research and publication-but are deeply committed to teaching first.

Our online program allows you to:

  • Complete the program from home-or wherever you have Internet access
  • Enjoy student-friendly course delivery
  • Benefit from access to technical support, 24-7

Apply today for online learning at SHSU!

It’s easy! The application process is exactly the same for online learners as it is for traditional students. Once accepted to SHSU, you can begin taking your courses online. SHSU offers undergraduate courses online and many great fully online graduate programs. For more information about our online courses and programs visit SHSU Online.

Ready to Apply? Find out what the next step is for:

Joint Admission
Wanting to pursue a Ph.D. or Ed.D.

Contact Us

If you have questions on any part of the application process, we're here to help.

Undergraduate Admissions Office

Physical Address:
1903 University Ave, Estill Bldg, Ste 112
Huntsville TX 77340
(936) 294-1828
E-mail: admissions@shsu.edu

Please use the following address for any materials that you prefer to submit by U.S. mail rather than electronically. Such materials might include your official academic transcript and a check or money order for your application fee.

Mailing Address:
Sam Houston State University
Undergraduate Admissions Office
Box 2418
Huntsville TX 77341-2418

Office of Graduate Studies

Physical Address:
Bobby K. Marks Administration Building, Room 203
1806 Avenue J
Huntsville, TX 77340
Phone: (936) 294-1971
Homepage: www.shsu.edu/graduate
E-mail: graduate@shsu.edu

Mailing Address:
Sam Houston State University
Office of Graduate Studies
Box 2478
Huntsville, TX 77341-2478