Accepted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Sam Houston State University! You've been accepted because we think your character, talents, and potential will make you an excellent Bearkat.

But you aren't a Bearkat just yet! Now you need to officially enroll. To make the enrollment process as easy as possible, click on the printable checklist link below that best describes the kind of student you'll be at SHSU.

Accepted Student Send-Offs

Accepted Student Send-Off Events are organized gatherings hosted by the Accepted Students & Bearkat Orientation Office and the Office of Alumni Relations.  These events are hosted in the throughout the state of Texas for students and their families to meet other accepted students. In addition, students and families have the opportunity to ask question regarding their transition to the Bearkat Family! We encourage you to attend these events and make them a great start for your Bearkat journey! Registration will be open soon.

Wednesday, March 20th
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Monday, March 25th
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        Fort Worth
Tuesday, March 26th
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Wednesday, March 27th
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     The Woodlands
Tuesday, April 9th
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Transfer Student Events

As a transfer student, SHSU wants you to know that we are here to help you start on the path to success. To ensure a successful transition, we encourage you to attend Transfer Friday. At Transfer Friday, our Accepted Students & Bearkat Orientation staff will assist transfer students in getting their accepted checklist items complete. If you are interested in attending please complete the registration form by clicking on the appropriate link below.

Transfer Friday
Friday, May 25, 2018

Accepted Students & Bearkat Orientation
Estill Building Suite 105| Box 2195 | Huntsville, Texas 77341-2195
Phone: 936.294.1782 | Fax: 936.294.1199| Email:

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