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Sam Houston State University

Website: www.shsu.edu

Mailing Address:

SHSU Office of Admissions
Box 2418
Huntsville, TX 77341

Fall of 2017
Freshman:  Apps open August 1, 2016 Deadline: August 1, 2017
Transfer:   Apps open August 1, 2016 Deadline:  August 1, 2017
International Freshman: Apps open August 1, 2016 Deadline August 1, 2017
International Transfer: Apps open August 1, 2016 Deadline: August 1, 2017
Returning (Readmit): Apps open August 1, 2016 Deadline: August 1, 2017
 

Spring of 2018

Freshman: Apps open Dec. 1, 2016 Deadline: Dec. 1, 2017
Transfer: Apps open Dec. 1, 2016 Deadline: Dec. 1, 2017
International Freshman: Apps open Dec. 1, 2016 Deadline: Dec. 1, 2017
International Transfer: Apps open Dec.1, 2016 Deadline: Dec. 1, 2017
Returning (Readmit): Apps open Dec. 1, 2016 Deadline: Dec. 1, 2017

You have three options to complete the application fee requirement:

  1. Pay the application fee online. To pay your application fee now, click
  2. Qualify for an application fee waiver through completion of the FAFSA/TAFSA, which indicates full Pell Grant eligibility. This is mainly for Transfer students. Please submit the first two pages of your Student Aid Report to admissions@shsu.edu .
  3. Submit an application fee waiver issued when registering for the ACT/SAT exams. Those can be filled out, and sent to admissions@shsu.edu

  • SHSU offers over 600 different types of scholarships for all students.
  • Best 4-yr Scholarships are the Terry Foundation Scholarships and the Smith Hutson Business Scholarship
  • All Transfer students will be automatically considered for the Transfer Scholarship and will be rewarded based on their cumulative transfer GPA.