Recruiting Events

Event Descriptions

*Registration required. Please see links below.*

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Graduate Student Exploration Week

Graduate School Exploration Week provides opportunities for students to learn about graduate education at SHSU and it is annually hosted during the fall semester. Learn about the graduate school application process, how to stand out from other applicants, and meet graduate advisors. Attendance at each event qualifies students to be entered into drawings to win SHSU graduate prizes!

If you are considering graduate school and want to know more about getting started, join us during one of the FREE sessions below.

Graduate 101 Informational Sessions

Do you want to go to graduate school, but aren't sure where to start? Attend a Grad 101 Info Session to learn about the process of researching and applying to graduate school. Specific topics covered include graduate admissions, financial aid, money management and career options when considering your future. Registration required. Click here to register.

Date/Location:
2/13-LSC 241B
Time: 5:30pm-7:00pm

Date/Location:
4/14-LSC 230B
Time: 5:30pm-7:00pm

Lunch and Learn

The Lunch and Learn programs are designed to provide an in depth view on a variety of subjects. Those subjects include: How to a Competitive Graduate Application, Transitioning to Graduate School, & Funding your Graduate Education. During this time, you will hear from SHSU faculty, staff, current doctorate and master’s student who will share their expertise. Lunch is provided! Registration is required. Click here to register. 

Topic: How to Create a Competitive Grad Application
Date/Location: 2/19-LSC 230A
Time: 11:30am-1:00pm

Topic: Transitioning to Graduate School
Date/Location: 3/17-LSC 230B
Time: 11:30am-1:00pm

Topic: Funding Your Graduate Education
Date/Location: 4/16-LSC 230A
Time: 11:30am-1:00pm

GRE Prep Workshop

We believe that SHSU students should be able to compete right along with others across the nation and to ensure you the best possible opportunity to perform well on the exams, we offer a FREE GRE Prep workshop twice per semester. You are encouraged to bring your own dinner. Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is required.  Click here to register.

Location for all GRE PREP- TEC 279

Topic: Verbal Reasoning
Date: 2/10
Time: 5:00pm-9:00pm

Topic: Math
Date: 2/12
Time: 5:00pm-9:00pm

Topic: Verbal Reasoning
Date: 3/31
Time: 5:00pm-9:00pm

Topic: Math
Date: 4/2
Time: 5:00pm-9:00pm

Fall Graduate Fair

If you're unsure of which program is the best fit, this event features a multitude of graduate programs all in one place! Come meet advisors, faculty, and staff from various graduate programs offered at SHSU. During this come and go event, you can have all of your questions about graduate school answered. This event is hosted annually in the fall. No registration required.

Spring Graduate Fair

Would you like to study sciences, humanities, education, or criminal justice? Stop by during the times and locations listed below to grab a snack bag and hear about various opportunities while walking between classes. In addition, The Graduate School will be raffling a $500 scholarship for current undergraduate students continuing their graduate studies at Sam Houston. No registration required. 

Date/Location:
3/23-Pirkle Foyer
3/24-CHSS Foyer
3/25-TEC 279
3/26- CJ Foyer

Time:
11:30am-1:30pm

Graduate Campus Visit

Join us at Sam Houston State University’s Graduate Campus Visit this spring! With 65+ graduate programs and many certifications, Sam has the program to fit your future. During the visit, you will get an exclusive look at admissions, financial aid, and campus, hear from current students, and explore graduate student resources. This event is free. Registration is required. Click here to register.

Date/Location: 2/7-Visitor Services Center
Time: 11:00am-1:30pm

Date/Location: 5/1-Visitor Services Center
Time: 11:00am-1:30pm

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For more information, please contact:

Heather Caudle
936-294-3247
heather.caudle@shsu.edu