University Advancement Division

Frank R. Holmes


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University Advancement is responsible for enhancing the visibility and image of Sam Houston State University.  The primary goal is to build strengthened relationships between the university and its various constituents and to present a compelling case for involvement with and support of SHSU.Join Now

Vice President Frank R. Holmes and the University Advancement staff are here to answer any questions you may have. The University Advancement Division consists of the following departments:

“Sam Houston State University is an outstanding place that continues to provide a high-quality and accessible education in a nurturing environment. Our alumni and friends have helped to make a difference...from funding capital improvements to increasing financial aid for our students.  We thank you for your loyalty and support, and we encourage you to visit.  Come see Sam Houston again!” –Frank Holmes, Vice President for University Advancement

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact us. We are here to help.


University Advancement Policies & Procedures

Division of University Advancement
Campus Location:
Bobby K. Marks Administration Building, Suite 120
Huntsville, TX 77340
Phone: (936) 294-3625
Fax: (936) 294-1993

Mailing Address:
Division of University Advancement
Sam Houston State University
Box 2537
Huntsville, TX 77341-2537