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

Register Now for Our 10th Annual Digital Education Summit

Featuring presenters from across the continent, the 10th annual 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.

Online Digital Pedagogy Lab Inspires SHSU Faculty Members

During the first week of August 2021, two faculty members in the Department of Educational Leadership and one English Department faculty member at SHSU took part in this year’s Digital Pedagogy Lab (DPL).

Changes Coming to Qwickly…Rather Quickly!

Starting this Fall semester, SHSU Online will be implementing Qwickly Course Tools in place of the Qwickly tool that has been on Blackboard for many years. This upgrade will allow instructors the time-saving option to email their students or post announcements across multiple courses and sections at the same time.

Staff News

SHSU Online is pleased to welcome our newest employee, Mike Johnson. Mike joins us as LMS Administrator Support Specialist.

A New Way to ‘Turnitin’

Beginning this fall, Instructors will have a new way to create Turnitin assignments in Blackboard. Turnitin is one of the available tools for plagiarism detection, along with SafeAssign in Blackboard.

Blackboard Tip: Using the Blackboard Instructor App

Blackboard Instructor is a mobile app that enables you to view course content, modify settings, grade assignments, connect with students in discussions, and launch Blackboard Collaborate sessions. The app is available for iOS and Android mobile devices.

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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 Paige Mertz (paige.mertz@shsu.edu).