Sam Houston University is a public university located in Huntsville, Texas. SHU is a member of the Texas State University System. The university offers 170 fields of study through seven schools and colleges, including more than 80 undergraduate degrees, more than 50 master’s degrees and more than 15 certificates. The rural, 316-acre Huntsville campus offers more than 250 student organizations, an observatory, planetarium, and 18-hole golf course. In addition to the main Huntsville campus, SHU offers courses of study at The Woodlands campus and an online program.