Student Health Center (SHC)

COVID Updates

Why should you wear a mask? Our community is currently experiencing a high COVID transmission rate. Although masks are not mandatory, the SHC highly encourages the usage of masks for both vaccinated and un-vaccinated individuals in order to protect others as well as yourself.

Are you FULLY vaccinated? This is great news! Being vaccinated against COVID will reduce your risk of serious illness or hospitalization according to the CDC.

UPLOAD your vaccine information into your Patient Portal TODAY so it is in your Student Health Center records. View Video

Still need your vaccine? The SHC is offering the one-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine or you may contact local pharmacies for Moderna or Pfizer or use the vaccine locator.

COVID-19 testing?  The Student Health Center is equipped to meet all your testing needs, FREE of cost.  We have rapid antigen testing, along with PCR testing. We are also now offering  Abbott Binax Now Over-the-Counter tests you can pick up from the Pharmacy using your SAM ID (1 test kit limit per week). Call us to set you up with the right test for you. 936-294-1805

Have questions about the rapid over the counter test? Click here

Need to report your positive case/exposure? Please complete the COVID-19 Self-Report Form.

Stay tuned to our website and social media for more updates.

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We engage Bearkats in their personal health and wellness. We share your goals of keeping you healthy and support your academic success.

To provide safe and quality driven care to the students of SHSU in a patient-centered environment with a teamwork approach.

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