Student Money Management Center

The SHSU Student Money Management Center (SMMC) is a financial outreach and educational program administered by the Sam Houston State University Division of Student Services.

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The longer you take to pay off your student loans, the more it'll cost you. Pick a payment plan that's quick, yet realistic.

Four easy ways to schedule an appointment:

Complete a Student Intake Form online

Visit us in the Student Services Annex at 919 Bearkat Boulevard

Call us at 936-294-2600

Email us at

*The Student Intake form will only work on computers connected to the SHSU network. If you have trouble with the form or otherwise need help making an appointment, please email or call us and we will be happy to assist you.

Hungry? Check out these dates for more information on where you can get free food!

*For immediate assistance, see the Additional Food Resources link below.

Additional Food Resources

*Disclaimer - Most of the events on this calendar are first come, first serve. These dates and times were gathered to show creative ways to reduce expenses. The SMMC is not the provider of all of the meals, and we cannot guarantee that the dates and times will not change.

Don't miss out on our UPCOMING EVENTS!

*Attend three or more events and be entered into a drawing for one of two $400 scholarships!*


Stretching Your Dollar


January 13th

at 6:00pm

LSC Theater

Make your dollar stretch by learning how to Do It Yourself. You'll be surprised at how far your money will go when you get crafty with everyday necessities.



January 20th

at 6:00pm

LSC Theater

Need money for tuition? Learn all about SHSU's scholarship program, Scholarships4Kats! The Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships and the Student Money Management Center will teach you how to navigate the new program!

8th Annual Financial Literacy Week


February 22nd -


February 25th

LSC Theater

Click here for more information about Financial Literary Week!

Life After Graduation: Student Loan Repayment


March 23rd

at 6:00pm

LSC Theater

You finally made it to graduation; but, how will you pay back your student loans? Through rebates and other options, it might be possible to reduce the amount you owe. Let the SMMC help you find the best solutions for your Financial Future.

The Frugal Traveler


April 13th

at 6:00pm

LSC Theater

Learn how to be a frugal traveler while the SMMC teaches you to minimize your cost and get the best deals on your local and international travels!

**Click here for a printable Spring Workshop Calendar!

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**If you have any questions about this topic or any other financial matter, please contact us to set up an appointment.**