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A Message From the President
"This summer will mark a decade in my tenure as president of Sam Houston State University. After much thoughtful reflection on this professional milestone, I have decided to announce my intention to retire in August."
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Your license plate is your sticker. You can add license plates and pay 24/7 through our parking portal or the ParkMobile app. Failure to register & pay will lead to electronic citations. We utilize cameras and license plate recognition software to verify your parking permission and payment.
The ParkMobile app provides hourly and daily parking in marked Zone 1 spaces, Zone 2 lots, and Zone 3 lots. Download the app on your ios or android device or locate a kiosk in the parking garage.
Annual ePermits provide long term parking and varies based on your University status. Payments can be made at mysam.shsu.edu. For an overview of all parking ePermits pricing and access Click here .
The Coliseum Parking Garage will bring more parking closer to campus! Please pardon our dust and follow designated pedestrian traffic flows. Lots 9 and 10 are permanently closed to make way for the new parking garage. On-street parking near the construction zone will be closed temporarily to allow vehicle traffic flow around the construction zone.
Parking violations will result in an electronic citation that will be emailed to the associated email address. If an email is not associated, a sticker will be placed on the vehicle. For more information, visit our citations page.
Visitors must pay to park on campus. Visitors are encouraged to use the ParkMobile app to locate and pay for parking. Visitors can also park in the Sam Houston Parking Garage on the upper levels. Kiosks are located on the first and ground levels.
Registration for students, faculty, and staff is encouraged, but not required for parking at the Woodlands campus. Visitors are free to use the Woodlands parking garage at any time.
Before contacting us, check out our frequently asked questions.