Named for Sam Houston, TexasÍ greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their studentsÍ success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields.
Why Attend Sam Houston State University
Sam Houston is dedicated to our Veterans. We care about our veterans and we are here to make your transition into college life an easy one. We have lots of resources to tap into to get you the assistance you need. We will be here for you throughout your college career and after.