Sam Houston State University

Fact sheet

Location Texas, USA
Number of places 1 exchange place per semester
Travel advice Green
Credit transfer 15 Credit hours = 30 ECTS
Fall semester August-December
Spring semester January-May
English proficiency TOEFL (550 paper-based or 79 IBT) or IELTS (6.5) is MANDATORY

Please note that the process for acquring visa from the American embassy is delayed at the moment. This might impact your mobility, so please check in advance.

Fields of study

Life and Physical Science
Philosophy and Culture
Creative Arts
U.S. History
Political Science/Government
Social and Behavioral Sciences

Housing options

SHSU offers multiple on-campus housing options. One of the places is Bearkat Village, but unfortunately places are very competitive. Alternative dorms are available, but please note that a mandatory mealplan ($1800-2000 per semester) is required to live there. Please visit their website for a complete overview of your options.

Travel advice

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Did you know?

That SHSU offers very vibrant campus life, including multiple housing, dining and entertainment options. Plenty of opportunities to relax after a long day of studying!

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