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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.


SHSU Online Newsletter

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This Month @ SHSU Online

SHSU's Online Programs Again Achieve High Marks in US News & World Report's Latest Rankings

U.S. News & World Report has once more given SHSU very high marks in its 2018 Best Online Programs rankings. The magazine ranked SHSU's online Criminal Justice graduate program #1 in the nation among Online Graduate Criminal Justice Programs.

New TSUS Online Education Report Points Way Forward for Underserved Texas Students

This past fall, members of SHSU Online's Multi-Media Services team assisted Dr. Bill Angrove, SHSU's associate vice president for distance learning and TSUS's chief online education officer, and other TSUS officials, in creating and publishing the System’s first Online Education Annual Report.

SHSU Online Highlights Transformational Model in New Video

The Multi-Media Services department at SHSU Online recently produced an informational video that introduces and outlines the "Transformational Model" - a set of three interlocking initiatives that work together toward making education accessible and achievable for traditionally underserved students.

Sam Houston State University Selected as a GradTX Institution

Sam Houston State University was recently selected as one of four institutions across the State of Texas to become a member in the GradTX program, which is designed to connect college “stop outs” with universities that offer specialized programs through online programs and online course offerings.

RFY Committee Promoting Access to Affordable Student Course Materials

The Re-Imagining the First Year (RFY) committee at SHSU has recently launched an initiative to help faculty find, adopt, and create reduced-cost student course materials, as well as open educational resources (OER).

60x30, Continuing Education, and Correspondence Offices Have Moved

As reported in the November issue of SHSU Online Newsletter, SHSU Online's departments of 60x30, Continuing Education, and Correspondence Self-Paced Studies have moved to the University Plaza building.

Plenty of Great How-To Sessions Coming in February

SHSU Online is offering numerous How-To Sessions in February to meet faculty needs. SHSU faculty can sign up for fully online, cohort-based, and self-paced courses, as well as scheduled webinars.

Blackboard Tip: Keeping Students Engaged With the Blackboard App

One of the challenges faced by online, hybrid, and web-enhanced instructors is keeping students engaged. This tip focuses on a way to engage students using the Blackboard app.

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Faculty Resources

  • To View or Print a Class Roster:

    • From the SHSU main web page, enter the My Sam portal
    • Select the Campus Resources tab
    • In the Banner Self-Service channel, expand the Faculty and Advisors folder; select Summary Class List
    • Select a Term
    • Select a CRN
    • The Summary Class List (Class Roster) is displayed. You can either print from this view, or copy and paste the roster into Excel to format differently.

    Instructions with screen shots

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:  http://shsu.edu/it@sam/
Labs Home Page:  http://www.shsu.edu/dept/it@sam/services/lab-classroom-services/computerlabs.html
Labs Reservation Schedule:  http://www.shsu.edu/dept/it%40sam/services/lab-classroom-services/reservations.html
IT@Sam Newsletter:   http://www.shsu.edu/dept/it@sam/