Reaching FORWARD

Contact: THECB Foster Liaison Brenda Fernandez


Valuable Campus Resources

Whether it is your first year in college or your last, college life can be challenging. Sam Houston State University has created a safety net of services to help you succeed.  Reach out and utilize these valuable resources.

Campus Resources

Brenda Fernandez, SHSU Foster Liaison 
Student Success Initiatives
College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building, 190


Office of the Registrar (Registration)
Ashlee Fuller
Estill Administration Building, 331


Bearkat OneCard (Student ID Card)
Estill Administration Building, 230


Career Success Center (Find a Job)
Academic Building IV, 210


Counseling Center (Talk to Someone)
Dr. Shantha Stokes
Counseling Center Building, 1916 Avenue J 


First-Year Experience (Join a Learning Community)
Brenda Fernandez
College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building, 190


New Student Orientation (Learn About Services & Programs)
Estill Administration Building 314


Residence Life (Ask About Housing)
Katy Earp

Corner of 17th Street and Avenue I


SAM Center (Degree Plan Advisor)
Tyler Smith
College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building, 170


Student Financial Aid (Financial Aid Office)
Amy Wilson
Estill Administration Building 201


Student Health Center (Immunization Records & Health Promotion)
The Health Center Building, 1528 Avenue J


Student Legal Services (Legal Advice)
Gene Roberts Jr.
Lowman Student Center, 327


Student Money Management Center (Financial Counseling)
Ace Thomas
Student Affairs Annex, 919 Bearkat Blvd.


Undergraduate Admissions
Angie Taylor
Visitor's Center, Second Floor


TRIO Student Support Services
Michelle Meers
Teacher Education Center, Third Floor