2018 SHSU Football Ticket Information will be released on Thursday, April 12!
Game Day Information
All Bowers Stadium Box Offices will open four hours prior to kickoff. Gates to enter the stadium will open 90 minutes prior to kickoff. No outside food or beverage, no pets, no smoking, no umbrellas and no flash photography are allowed in Bowers Stadium. Parking is available at no cost in the lots adjacent to Johnson Coliseum located between Bowers Blvd. & Bobby K. Marks Drive. Bearkat Champion season ticket holders will receive parking pass(es) as part of their season ticket package. These season ticket holders will have access to park in the lot adjacent to the West or North side of Bowers Stadium. Please see the Bearkat A-Z Fan Guide for more information on Game Day activities by clicking HERE.
Away Game Ticket Information
Tickets for away games can be purchased through the opponent's ticket office.
Reserved Parking areas are designated for SHSU staff, game officials, and season ticket holders. Public Parking is available to all fans at no cost at all SHSU Athletics event. To see a parking diagram for SHSU Football games click here.
Accessible Seating & Parking
Wheelchair accessible seating is available on the concourse area of Bowers Stadium on the west side of the stadium. All accessible seats are reserved. Contact the ticket office at 936-294-1729 to purchase accessible seats. Wheelchair access is located at the two gates on the West side stands. The ramps at the West side gates are a steep grade. Wheelchair access is also provided through means of an elevator located at the West Box Office. A pre-purchased ticket will be required for access. Parking is available directly beside the West stand of Bowers Stadium for Handicapped patrons who present their handicapped parking tag at the gate. This is a guarded lot on game day...please have your parking tag ready to present.
Children/Lap Seat Policy
Children under the age of 5 do not need a ticket in general admission areas, or must sit on the lap of a ticketed patron in the reserved areas. If any child requires a seat in the Reserved seating sections of Bowers Stadium a full-price ticket will need to be purchased.
Refunds, Exchanges or Cancellations
All sales are final. There are no refunds, exchanges or cancellations on tickets ordered through the SHSU Athletic Ticket Office. Refunds will not be issued due to a time or date change, but the ticket will remain valid for the game if it is made up at a later time. If a game is postponed due to inclement weather, patrons' tickets will be honored at the newly scheduled date or time. In the event a regulation game defined by the NCAA is not played due to weather, Act of God, or any other reason, then the ticket will NOT be subject to any refund but will constitute a rain check that can be either (1) used for admission to the rescheduled game, if any, or (2) exchanged for a ticket of equal or lesser value for any regularly scheduled Sam Houston football home game with in the same season.
Will call tickets can be picked up at the main Box Office of Bowers Stadium on game day unless arrangements are made for pick up during the business week at the Ticket Office. Identification or an order confirmation page are required for all tickets picked up at will call.
Texas High School Coaches
Texas High School Coaches may present their Texas High School Association Coaches card to receive complimentary admission for themselves and one guest. Coaches must have a valid card present to receive tickets. Tickets may be picked up beginning four hours prior to kickoff at the Bowers Stadium Box Office located on the West Side of the Stadium by coming up to any of the six windows. Tickets may not be picked up in advance, and coaches do not have to call ahead to reserve tickets.
Team Pass List
Player and Team guests may receive complimentary tickets if their name is included on the pass list for that day's game. Home Team Pass List tickets can be picked up at the West Box Office of Bowers Stadium and Away Team Pass List can be picked up at Gate 5 (Southeasat Corner of Bowers Stadium) on game day. Pass List opens 90 minutes before kick off. Please have a photo ID ready for each person receiving tickets on the pass list. Everyone in your party receiving pass list tickets must be present at the time of pick-up and each person must sign for their ticket.
Replacement Ticket Policy
Please handle your tickets with care. The Athletic Ticket Office will charge full price plus a non-refundable processing charge for all replacement tickets issued. This includes tickets that are lost, stolen or left at home. This service is available to season ticket holders and single-game mail orders, telephone and on-line buyers of record. Washed tickets will be replaced without charge if remaining portions can be recognized and the location can be identified.
Greek Letters are allowed inside Bowers Stadium to be set up on the hill on the North East Side (scoreboard end). Greek Letters must be brought into the stadium by the secrurity lockdown that occurs two hours before kick off. Greek Letters must stay up until the end of the game and may not be taken out during the game.
Reselling of Tickets
Sam Houston Athletics does not help resale tickets. It is prohibited to resell tickets on University property at all athletic events.