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Sam Houston State University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Huntsville, TX

Location and Setting


Huntsville Population
39,666
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Houston
Campus Size
 

Weather

Temperature
39.7 average low in January, 90.1 average high in September
Rain
79 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Huntsville
Nearest Train Station
54 mile(s) from campus in College Station

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
20% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
80%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bearkat
School Colors
Orange and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Bowling x x    
Cheerleading x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Equestrian Sports x   x  
Football     x x
Golf x x x x
Soccer x x    
Softball x x    
Tennis x x    
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cheerleading x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Equestrian Sports x  
Football    
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Bowling    
Cheerleading x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Equestrian Sports x  
Football x x
Golf x x
Soccer    
Softball    
Tennis    
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
lacrosse, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
lacrosse, ultimate Frisbee

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, racquetball, soccer, softball, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus

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