Academic Affairs

Welcome to the Office of Academic Affairs

As a growing and dynamic institution, academics are at the heart of who we are and what we do. The Office of Academic Affairs is dedicated to carrying out the academic mission of the university by administering an outstanding array of undergraduate and graduate programs and fostering the success of our faculty and students.

The campus’ rich academic portfolio includes 80 undergraduate degrees, 50 graduate and professional schools and over 20 online bachelor’s and graduate degrees. The Office of Academic Affairs continues to support integrating community engagement initiatives into our rich academic curriculum in keeping with SHSU’s motto ‘The Measure of a Life is its Service.’


Communications from the Office of the Provost

Fall 2020 Return-to-Campus Plans 

Communiques to both faculty and students regarding the university's return-to-fall plans for course delivery: 

Faculty Forums 

  • Letter from Vice Provost Maynard, February 17, 2020
  • Faculty Forums Held:
    • Monday, February 24 at Noon-1:00 p.m. in CHSS Building, Room C070
    • Wednesday, February 26 at 3:00-4:00 p.m. in CHSS Building, Room C070
    • Tuesday, March 3 at 8:00-9:00 a.m. in CHSS Building, Room 120
    • Thursday, March 5 at 3:30-4:30 p.m. in CHSS Building, Room 110
    • Friday, March 6 at 8:30-9:30 a.m. at The Woodlands Center, Room 110 

Academic Policy Reviews 



Program Spotlight

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Academic Community Engagement (ACE)

ACE courses provide students with transformative learning experiences by applying course concepts in partnerships with the community. Learn More About ACE

ACE Gazettes highlight success stories from ACE courses in which students engaged in meaningful ways to make life better in their communities. This issue highlights efforts by Professor Jeffrey Wozniak, along with ACE facilitator David Yebra, guiding students in an Honors Seminar ACE course in creating an interactive hurricane awareness website on the KatSafe Emergency Response System.

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