Fall 2020 CommencementSam Houston State University Commencement Class of 2020

Honoring the Sam Houston State University Class of 2021

Sam Houston State University is excited to host Commencement ceremonies for Summer 2021 at the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum, July 31. View the complete commencement schedule.

View Commencement Schedules

Coliseum Clear Bag Policy

There is a clear bag policy in place at the Johnson Coliseum (clear bag no larger than 12x12x6 or purse no larger than 4.5x6.5) and there will be a security bag check prior to entering.

List of Prohibited Items

Face Coverings

In accordance with CDC guidelines and the University’s COVID-19 Work Group, face coverings are no longer required, but recommended, along with social distancing, for those not vaccinated.

Commencement Etiquette



Summer 2021 FAQs

Celebrate using #SHSU21: