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

Fall 2020

The Fall 2020 course schedule has been updated to display additional information for courses moving to a blended format. See the How-To guide to verify the format, location and time for classes on your schedule. More course details are now available in Blackboard.

My Account

Bearkat OneCard Services

The Bearkat OneCard is the official ID of Sam Houston State University. The Bearkat OneCard signifies your status as an active member of the Sam Houston State University community, serving as your official student identification card and much more. You are expected to have your Bearkat OneCard with you at all times on campus.

Pay Your Bill Online

  • Fall payment plan is now available.
  • Fall payment plan due dates:
    • Aug 16
    • Aug 31
    • Oct 1
    • Nov 1
    • Dec 1

  • 1098T's are available through My Sam

How to Pay Your Bill Online

When viewing your student account Summary in Banner Self-Service please note the difference between the TERM balance and the ACCOUNT balance.  The account balance includes all terms for which you are registered, not just the current term.

Office of the Registrar

Primary functions:

Other Services:

Please visit the Office of the Registrar for more information:

Financial Aid Requirements

Financial Aid Awards

Emergency Tuition & Fees Loan (ETFL)

The ETFL defers your first 10% installment on the Payment Plan for up to 90 days.

Apply for the ETFL