Sam Houston State University

Events

July 23 - August 21, 2021

Friday, July 23

Bearkat Spirit Friday

Join The Department of Student Activities and various Departments and Orgs as we celebrate BEARKAT SPIRIT FRIDAY every FRIDAY! Wear your orange and bring...

Bearkat Orientation

Bearkat Orientation is here to help you succeed in your transition. Sam Houston State University’s Bearkat Orientation program is a wonderful opportunity to...

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

3D Printed Exhibition - Organized by Jon Bryson

Join us to celebrate our students' digital art created by 3D printing in this 3D Printed Exhibition! The exhibition is FREE and open to the public. Gallery...

Saturday, July 24

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

3D Printed Exhibition - Organized by Jon Bryson

Join us to celebrate our students' digital art created by 3D printing in this 3D Printed Exhibition! The exhibition is FREE and open to the public. Gallery...

Image of the blacksmith shop at the Sam Houston Memorial Museum.

Join us as Mark Ling demonstrates blacksmithing with this free, come-and-go style event. Joshua's Forge is located next to the museum store. For more...

Sunday, July 25

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

Monday, July 26

SHSU Logo. White SH on tilted orange square.

See Thesis & Dissertation website for more information

Steamboat House Open to the Public

Join the Sam Houston Memorial Museum on Monday, July 26th to commemorate the 158th anniversary of Sam Houston’s death with the opening of the Steamboat...

A black stationary exercise bike on an orange background with white text overlay that says CYCLE.

This indoor cycling class consists of varying speeds, resistance levels, and intensities targeted at raising your heart rate and strengthening your lower...

A woman on a yoga mat facing away from the camera with her hands meeting behind her back. Her knees are spread apart in a deep stretch with her toes touching.

This mind-body class does more than improve flexibility. Gain balance, core strength, muscular strength, and endurance. Leave class feeling relaxed and...

Tuesday, July 27

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

Total Body Toning

This full-body workout increases muscular strength and endurance, targeting all the main muscle groups utilizing a variety of strength equipment including...

Pilates-Yoga Fusion with Recreational Sports

Strengthen and tone your entire body in this mind body class that combines exercises from Pilates and Yoga. Come work your way to sculpted abdominals,...

Wednesday, July 28

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

Study Abroad 101

Do you want to study abroad but are not sure where to start? Attend our Study Abroad 101 information session! We'll go over our different programs,...

Lower Body Blast with Rec Sports

Strengthen and tone your lower body in this strength-based class. All exercises will focus on the lower body, as well as strengthening and toning your core....

A black stationary exercise bike on an orange background with white text overlay that says CYCLE.

This indoor cycling class consists of varying speeds, resistance levels, and intensities targeted at raising your heart rate and strengthening your lower...

Thursday, July 29

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

Group Fitness Instructor Training - HIIT

Do you have a passion for fitness? Do you enjoy sharing it with those around you? This 4-week program is designed to prepare you to audition to lead GroupX...

A woman on a yoga mat facing away from the camera with her hands meeting behind her back. Her knees are spread apart in a deep stretch with her toes touching.

This mind-body class does more than improve flexibility. Gain balance, core strength, muscular strength, and endurance. Leave class feeling relaxed and...

Total Body Toning

This full-body workout increases muscular strength and endurance, targeting all the main muscle groups utilizing a variety of strength equipment including...

New Braunfels Area Alumni Happy Hour

Join your fellow Bearkats this summer with a Happy Hour in the New Braunfels Area at the Bearkat Owned, Scores Sports Bar & Grill! Come ready to swap stories...

Friday, July 30

Bearkat Spirit Friday

Join The Department of Student Activities and various Departments and Orgs as we celebrate BEARKAT SPIRIT FRIDAY every FRIDAY! Wear your orange and bring...

SHSU Logo. White SH on tilted orange square.

For Course Program of Study (CPOS) purposes, all Course Exception forms and Change of Major/Minor forms are due to the Registrar's Office by this date, to...

Virtual Event
Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

3D Printed Exhibition - Organized by Jon Bryson

Join us to celebrate our students' digital art created by 3D printing in this 3D Printed Exhibition! The exhibition is FREE and open to the public. Gallery...

SHSU Night at Dell Diamond

Join the SHSU Alumni Association on Friday, July 30th, 2021 at Dell Diamond as the Oklahoma City Dodgers take on the Round Rock Express Game begins at 7:05...

Saturday, July 31

SHSU Logo. White SH on tilted orange square.

Schedule is considered TENTATIVE until the order of ceremonies is finalized within the term of this event. Refer to the commencement schedule webpage for...

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

3D Printed Exhibition - Organized by Jon Bryson

Join us to celebrate our students' digital art created by 3D printing in this 3D Printed Exhibition! The exhibition is FREE and open to the public. Gallery...

Sunday, August 1

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

Monday, August 2

Tuesday, August 3

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

Wednesday, August 4

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

SHSU Graduate Program Webinar Series

The Department of History invites you to attend the third Graduate Program Webinar Series Lecture given by Annette Gordon-Reed who is the Carl M. Loeb...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 5

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

Friday, August 6

Bearkat Spirit Friday

Join The Department of Student Activities and various Departments and Orgs as we celebrate BEARKAT SPIRIT FRIDAY every FRIDAY! Wear your orange and bring...

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

3D Printed Exhibition - Organized by Jon Bryson

Join us to celebrate our students' digital art created by 3D printing in this 3D Printed Exhibition! The exhibition is FREE and open to the public. Gallery...

Saturday, August 7

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

3D Printed Exhibition - Organized by Jon Bryson

Join us to celebrate our students' digital art created by 3D printing in this 3D Printed Exhibition! The exhibition is FREE and open to the public. Gallery...

Sunday, August 8

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Exhibit- Citizen's at Last:  The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas

Beginning Tuesday, June 8, the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will present “Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas,” an exhibition produced by...

Monday, August 9

Walker County 2021 Football Season Sneak Peek

Join your fellow Bearkats as Sam Houston State University Alumni Association invites you to a 2021 Football Season Sneak Peak Monday, August 9, 2021 6:00...

Tuesday, August 10

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Wednesday, August 11

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Thursday, August 12

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Friday, August 13

Bearkat Spirit Friday

Join The Department of Student Activities and various Departments and Orgs as we celebrate BEARKAT SPIRIT FRIDAY every FRIDAY! Wear your orange and bring...

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

3D Printed Exhibition - Organized by Jon Bryson

Join us to celebrate our students' digital art created by 3D printing in this 3D Printed Exhibition! The exhibition is FREE and open to the public. Gallery...

Saturday, August 14

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

A spinning wheel at Bear Bend Cabin to highlight the demo.

Learn about spinning & weaving with Mrs. Joy at Bear Bend Cabin, located on the Sam Houston Memorial Museum grounds. Just look for the orange "activity here"...

3D Printed Exhibition - Organized by Jon Bryson

Join us to celebrate our students' digital art created by 3D printing in this 3D Printed Exhibition! The exhibition is FREE and open to the public. Gallery...

Fall 2021 Welcome Week

Join the Department of Student Activities & various SHSU Departments as we welcome back our KATS to campus! We will be celebrating all week long with tons of...

New Student Move-In Fall 2021

Earn VOLUNTEER hours now! Sign up to help NEW Bearkats move into their new home away from home and receive volunteer hours! Volunteer sign-up form and...

Orchestra auditions open to Non-Music majors (Violin)

The SHSU Symphony Orchestra holds instrumental auditions at the beginning of each semester. The ensemble is also open to non-music majors by audition. This...

Sunday, August 15

Orchestra auditions open to Non-Music majors (Violin)

The SHSU Symphony Orchestra holds instrumental auditions at the beginning of each semester. The ensemble is also open to non-music majors by audition. This...

Fall 2021 Welcome Week

Join the Department of Student Activities & various SHSU Departments as we welcome back our KATS to campus! We will be celebrating all week long with tons of...

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

New Student Convocation

New students, families, and guests are invited to join President Alisa White and the university community for a ceremony commemorating the beginning of new...

Kat Klub Bash

Join the Department of Student Activities and the Lowman Student Center at this year's KAT KLUB BASH! Enjoy FREE t-shirts, food, bowling, billiards, video...

Monday, August 16

SHSU Logo. White SH on tilted orange square.

- Daytime on-campus and off-campus classes begin

SHSU Logo. White SH on tilted orange square.

Students anticipating to graduate December 2021 must file a degree application online through MySam by Tuesday, August 31. Learn how to apply.

Fall 2021 Welcome Week

Join the Department of Student Activities & various SHSU Departments as we welcome back our KATS to campus! We will be celebrating all week long with tons of...

Bearkat Picnic

Join Student Activities for free food, music, and giant games at the annual Bearkat Picnic on Wednesday, August 16 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. by Austin...

Feast with the Raven

Join the Department of Student Activities and Program Council in either of the dining halls to celebrate the first day of classes! This event is named after...

Tuesday, August 17

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Fuel up for FALL

Don't go to class on an empty stomach. Let the Department of Student Activities get you Fueled up for Fall with FREE Chick-fil-a BREAKFAST!

Fall 2021 Welcome Week

Join the Department of Student Activities & various SHSU Departments as we welcome back our KATS to campus! We will be celebrating all week long with tons of...

Wednesday, August 18

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Fall 2021 Welcome Week

Join the Department of Student Activities & various SHSU Departments as we welcome back our KATS to campus! We will be celebrating all week long with tons of...

Meet the Welcome Week Leaders

The Welcome Week Leader Team is here to help our Bearkats get accustomed to college life! Come out and get to know them better while enjoying FREE food,...

Thursday, August 19

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Fall 2021 Welcome Week

Join the Department of Student Activities & various SHSU Departments as we welcome back our KATS to campus! We will be celebrating all week long with tons of...

Unityfest Flyer

Unityfest is an annual Welcome Week event sponsored by the Center for Diversity & Intercultural Affairs. Join us on the Yard from 11:00am - 1:00pm on...

Lavender (LGBTQIA+) Community Mixer

Join the Center for Diversity & Intercultural Affairs on Tuesday, August 17th in LSC 230 from 4:00 - 5:30 PM for the annual Lavender (LGBTQIA+) Community...

Latinx Community Mixer

Join the Center for Diversity & Intercultural Affairs on Thursday, August 19th in LSC 320 from 5:00 - 6:30 PM for the annual Latinx Community...

Sammy's Lip Sync Battle

Show us your skills at Sammy's Lip Sync Battle! Interested participants should sign up in advance to secure a spot. Email bnp010@shsu.edu to sign up! Come...

Friday, August 20

SHSU Logo. White SH on tilted orange square.

Note: Dropping a full schedule constitutes a resignation, not a drop. See Sam Houston State University's limitation of Q Drops.

Bearkat Spirit Friday

Join The Department of Student Activities and various Departments and Orgs as we celebrate BEARKAT SPIRIT FRIDAY every FRIDAY! Wear your orange and bring...

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Bearkat Breakfast of Champions

Join your Welcome Week Leaders and your favorite Bearkat athletes for FREE breakfast! Breakfast will be served outside the LSC in The Yard.

Fall 2021 Welcome Week

Join the Department of Student Activities & various SHSU Departments as we welcome back our KATS to campus! We will be celebrating all week long with tons of...

Saturday, August 21

Blue Star Museums

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Fall 2021 Welcome Week

Join the Department of Student Activities & various SHSU Departments as we welcome back our KATS to campus! We will be celebrating all week long with tons of...

Making pottery on a kick wheel.

Learn about the art of kick wheel pottery from Mr. Grady Mangum. This free, come and go style event, will be at the Raven's Pottery Shed located on the...

Sammy's Splash Party

Cool off this fall at Sammy's Splash Party! Enjoy FREE giveaways, food, games, and water slides in the Austin Hall Quad! See you there!

July 23 - August 21, 2021