Welcome to Sam Houston Press & Copy Center. We are here to assist you in all of your printing and copying needs. We have been serving the University community for over 36 years and as our mission statement declares, "we are here to serve the administration, faculty, staff, and students of Sam Houston State University by offering an in-house printing facility and copy center and by providing quality printing at an economical price and with an efficient timeline." Student organizations are also welcome to use our services. My staff is dedicated to providing year-round service for the University community. We offer black/white and color copying, binding, fax and printing services from simple one-color printed pieces to multi-color brochures and books on a variety of paper stocks.

If we can assist you with any of your printing needs or if you'd like to arrange a tour of our facility, please contact us. Thanks for allowing us to produce your printing and copying needs.

Lori Proctor

(936) 294-1856

Lori was born and raised in Huntsville.  She graduated from SHSU in August '99 with a  BA in General Business Administration.  She moved to Houston where she worked as a customer service representative for about 2 years before getting married.  She then returned to Huntsville where she began working for M&M Designs, Inc. as a customer service representative.  During her 4 years of employment she worked with many well known companies before being transferred into a newly developed sampling and testing department.  Here she would test many different fabrics for heat transfer applications/wash test.  Later, she took on the important task of color approvals.  On December 1, 2005, Lori joined the SH Press & Copy Center as an Administrative Technician.  Lori enjoys hanging out with friends, playing with her 2 dogs (a Siberian Husky - Lakota & a Black Lab - Mindy), going motorcycle riding with her husband, and watching sports (especially the BEARKATS!!!)

Janis Lawrence
Copy Center Operator
(936) 294-1974

Janis has 25 years experience in the printing industry, almost 24 of which have been here at SHSU. She is responsible for overseeing the Copy Center, a high volume, fast paced operation dedicated to meeting all the quick-print and digital needs of the faculty, staff, and students.  She is married with a daughter who lives in Austin and two sons.

Elaine Lewis
Bindery Supervisor
(936) 294-3669

Elaine began her career at the Press in April of 1990, and is proud to be a part of the Bearkat family.


Stuart King
Press Operator
(936) 294-1768

Stuart was born in Houston, Texas.  He worked in the printing industry in Houston, Texas for 26 years, before joining the SHSU Press in September 2006.  He and his wife, Sheila, have one son, Kyle , who attends SHSU.