COVID-19 Information

Current Status

COVID-19 Community Level: Low

The CDC recommends these prevention measures for the current COVID-19 Community Level:

Report your positive case/exposure

Latest Updates

As of May 5:

The university will implement a few changes to its current procedures for the Fall ’22 semester:

  • On-campus housing will NOT be offered for quarantine OR isolation
  • Diagnostic testing will continue to be offered, but it will not be free
  • The university will have free, at-home test kits for the Fall semester, while supplies last
  • Website updates. Please look for changes prior to the start of the semester. Additional correspondence will be sent to your email with updates to policy and procedures
  • Watch your SHSU email account for health-related communications from the Student Health Center as we prepare to return to campus in the Fall

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Additional Links


All Bearkats are encouraged to get vaccinated, wherever it’s available. provides distribution locations anywhere in the country.

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Texas Department of State Health Services

County COVID-19 Data

Select a county and range of dates in the digital workbook below to see trends in COVID-19 cases in Texas counties. SHSU's main campus is located in Walker County. SHSU-The Woodlands Center and SHSU's College of Osteopathic Medicine are located in Montgomery County.

SHSU COVID-19 Contacts