Sam Houston State University Rankings

By | June 19, 2020

Located in Huntsville, TX, Sam Houston State University is one of the best universities in the state of Texas. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Sam Houston State University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Sam Houston State University.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, Sam Houston State University is often abbreviated as SHSU.

1803 Avenue I Huntsville, TX 77341
Phone: (936) 294-1828
Email: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.shsu.edu

Rankings: Sam Houston State University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.1
Graduation and retention ranking: 64
Average freshman retention rate: 70.8%
6-year graduation rate: 42.5%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 103
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 24.4%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 13.0%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 20:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 87.6%
Student selectivity ranking: 62
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 890-1100
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 15%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 41%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 57.4%
Financial resources rank: 111
Alumni giving rank: 50
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 6.9%

Sam Houston State University History

Essential Facts: Sam Houston State University

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 22%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 9%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 5%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: N/A
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: N/A
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, football, golf, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook