Registrar Announcements

  • Summer/Fall 2019 Advisement - Opens February 11
  • Summer 2019 Registration - Opens March 21
  • Fall 2019 Registration - Opens April 4
  • Please see the Academic Calendar to view important dates for Spring 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, including your contact information and a detailed description of the issue.

SHSU Online Newsletter

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This Month @ SHSU Online

Second Annual TSUS Online Education Report Presented at Fall Meeting of Board of Regents

Dr. Bill Angrove, SHSU Associate Vice President for Distance Learning and TSUS Chief Online Education Officer, presented the second edition of the TSUS Online Education Annual Report at the fall meeting of the Texas State University System (TSUS) Board of Regents.

Former Bearkat and NFL Football Player Graduates from SHSU With Help of Online Coursework

Patience... and determination. That's what recent graduate Keith Davis, who received his B.S. degree in kinesiology from Sam Houston State University in December 2018, has had going for him during a long drive toward earning that degree.

Update on the Upgrade

If you have logged into Blackboard this year, you will have noticed some changes to the layout, the design, and the navigational flow.

Staff News

SHSU Online welcomes new employee Maxwell Giddens, who began work in December 2018 as a Graphics Design Specialist in SHSU Online's Online Multi-Media Services Department.

Publisher Content in Online Courses: The Right Mix

Here are some baseline practices that you can use to improve the effectiveness of using publisher content and its impact on student learning and student success.

How-To Session Opportunities Coming in Spring

SHSU Online has four open spots in Spring 2019 Cohort 4 of the Online Course Redesign and Faculty Certification Program.

Blackboard Tip: Connect With the Larger Blackboard Community

Blackboard Community is a community of instructors, instructional designers, admins, Blackboard staff, and educational leaders who interact in one place so that everyone involved can benefit.

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Title IX Training

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.

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:
Labs Home Page:
Labs Reservation Schedule:
IT@Sam Newsletter:

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 ( or Stephanie Fors (