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Most Helpful Review for Sam Houston State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Katrina from Austin, TX
  • 58 out of 61 people found this review helpful

At Sam Houston State University you will not only broaden your education, but you will also broaden your understanding of other people. Going off to college, you will learn a lot about other people who are not like you and be introduced to new activities.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Jurney - Fresno, TX
  • Apr-25-2017 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    One of the best schools for Criminal Justice Majors.

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  • imani - fresno, tx
  • Apr-24-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    i love the campus atmosphere,friendly people,nice dorms. i felt welcomed on my college vist. i can't wait to attend this fall ??.

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  • db
  • Apr-20-2016 I am a current student here

    it's is great university. there are many career and scholarship opportunities here that a lot of universities and colleges don't have. it's also a very welcoming school.

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  • Patricia
  • Mar-14-2016 I am a current student here

    Sam Houston is a university that welcomes you. It has great staff and awesome counselors. It has many recognitions that other colleges don't have.

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  • Mar'Ja from Houston, TX
  • Dec-23-2015 I am a current student here

    Sam Houston is a fantastic School to attend! It's very safe and peaceful on and off campus. Also, there's a lot of different social group/ clubs and other activities for every student.

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  • from Richmond, TX
  • Dec-20-2015 I am a current student here

    Sam Houston has a beautiful campus. It's also very hilly and makes a great place for students who want to go out for a run or walk. The administrators and professors are really friendly and take the time to take care of the students' needs, which is something that doesn't happen all the time at larger universities.

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  • Lane from Kyle, TX
  • Dec-15-2015 I am a current student here

    Sam Houston is a beautiful learning environment. There are many organizations to join, which can lead to meeting new people. With the array of majors you will be able to begin your studies here at SHSU.

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  • Mya from Spring, TX
  • Dec-11-2015 I am a current student here

    There is a reason Sam is booked. Overall, I can't see myself anywhere else. I feel it's a place for all cities to come together and attend school- Houston, Dallas, even Austin. The campus is uber friendly and there are many things to do. Manage your Bearkat Bucks(food) because they will run out within the first month, stay on your studies, and go to campus events.

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  • Rachael from Highland Village, TX
  • Jul-10-2015 I am a current student here

    Sam Houston is a school meant for you to do well academically if you do your work. I have met life long friends in just a year and also had the time of my life and I can't wait to go back in the Fall. Just know that it doesn't matter where you are but rather how your time is spent.

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