Face coverings and social distancing are required on campus. View the university's response to COVID-19.

Registration 2021

Spring 2021

November 5, 2020 – Registration Begins

Prepare for Registration: Get advised, complete the Pre-Registration Notices, check your holds, and see when registration opens for you.

Fall 2020

October 23, 2020 is the last day to drop classes for Fall 2020.

Registrar Announcements

  • Spring 2020 Registration Begins October 31 - Registration Schedule
  • Fall Term - Last Day to Q-Drop - November 8, 11:59 PM
  • Note: Dropping Full Schedule Constitutes a Resignation, Not a Drop
  • Please see the Academic Calendar to view important dates for Fall 2019

Faculty Self Service Links

Banner - Administrative Applications

Banner Administrative Applications

Access to Banner Administrative Applications, formerly known as INB, is limited to on campus only. Microsoft Edge or Google Chrome are preferred.

Document Management (BDM)

Access to Document Management requires Internet Explorer and are only available on campus.

Banner Employee Profile

Access Leave Reports, Time Sheets, EPAFs, and more!

Banner Workflow

Access to Banner workflow is limited to on campus only.

Campus Connect

Campus Connect provides the entire campus a coordinated care and communication network that helps manage student risk from identification to resolution, using data and analytics to optimize student support and to improve student outcomes. Departments, colleges, and divisions--academic, administrative, and student services--are integrated in their efforts to drive student success.


The training (or development) site allows for training, testing, and development of new features and functions. Training site data is not updated nightly and should be used only for training purposes.


If you experience technical issues with Campus Connect, please email campusconnect@shsu.edu, including your contact information and a detailed description of the issue.

SHSU Online Newsletter

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This Month @ SHSU Online

Support for Fall 2020 Blended/Remote Courses

SHSU Online is committed to the faculty's success in creating an efficacious learning experience for students in Blackboard. Services and support are being provided on an ongoing basis to assist faculty with six essential course elements.

What to Expect at the 2020 Digital Education Summit

Featuring presenters from across the continent, this year’s Digital Education summit is a free one-day virtual event for the education community where educators can share their experiences, teach, learn, and promote effective practices and methodologies.

Building Online Community for Bearkats

A changing world means a changing campus, but it doesn't mean that we have to change everything - and it doesn't mean we have to give up on the things that make up the campus experience. Fortunately, even during a pandemic, we have a lot of options to bring students together virtually without needing to bring students together physically.

SPECIAL: CARES Center Invites Participation in Nationwide Conversation on COVID-19 Response

SHSU's Center for Assessment, Research, and Educational Safety (CARES) has launched an IdeaScale community where educators can share how COVID-19 affected their jobs in higher education.

Blackboard World 2020 Successful Virtual Conference Recap

Blackboard World 2020, held July 21-22, 2020, consisted of two days jam-packed with teaching and learning sessions, interactive activities and timely keynote speakers. Sam Houston State University was lucky enough to have 60 representatives in attendance, as well as one session presenter.

An Outside Development and Collaboration Opportunity

Blackboard, Inc. will be hosting a four-week cohort program for Exemplary Blackboard Courses. Enroll to join discussion on key characteristics of high-quality courses within the framework of Course Design, Interaction and Collaboration, Assessment, and Learner Support!

View This Month's Newsletter

Required Campus Prevention & Inclusion Training

Faculty Resources

Lab & Classroom Services

IT@Sam Lab and Classroom Services

IT@Sam has several computer labs across the SHSU campuses.  Each lab is equipped with Windows 7 workstations, DVD-RW drives, scanners, printers, USB ports and other peripheral items.  Software installed in the computer labs is the same across all IT@Sam computer labs. 

Service Desk

IT@Sam Home Page:  https://www.shsu.edu/it@sam/
Labs Home Page:  https://www.shsu.edu/dept/it@sam/services/lab-classroom-services/computerlabs.html
Labs Reservation Schedule:  https://www.shsu.edu/dept/it@sam/services/lab-classroom-services/reservations.html
IT@Sam Newsletter:   https://www.shsu.edu/dept/it@sam/

Academic Performance Solutions (APS)

Academic Performance Solutions (APS) is a solution designed to empower academic and financial leaders with the department-specific performance and cost data to make more effective decisions.  This dashboard will give you a quick look at overall performance of your departments, indicate historical trends, and provide benchmark data from peer and aspirant universities.

Access the APS Dashboard

Access to this platform is limited. For questions or to request an account, please contact Somer Franklin (somer@shsu.edu) or Stephanie Fors (stephanie@shsu.edu).