Compliance
    Policies and Procedures
    Request for Men's Basketball Autographed Items
    By Kelvin Sampson

    TELEPHONE CALLS NOT ACCEPTED
    Please Note: Items sent to the basketball office without prior approval will not be accepted.

    FEES INVOLVED: $25.00 Donation Fee for Each Non-charity Request - One item per request
    Pre-Paid Postage/Shipping Label to Return Item(s)

    All autographs are subject to the coach's availability. Please allow a minimum of 2 weeks for your request to be approved or denied.

    AUTOGRAPH REQUESTS

    Requesting Autographs of Current Student-Athletes

    The University of Houston does not allow current student-athletes to provide autographs, except at University of Houston sanctioned events.

    Guidelines for Requesting Autographs of Coach Sampson - Fundraiser or Personal

    Due to the high demand and the fact that Coach Sampson handles numerous requests for personal and non-charity fundraiser autograph items, a $25.00 gift donation to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Houston is requested. The UH Basketball Office will only accept a cashier's check or personal check made payable to: Boys and Girls Clubs of Houston. No cash donations accepted.

    Acceptable items: Basketball or any Cougar memorabilia (NO PHOTOS). These items may be purchased at the Cougar Authentic Gift Shop (1-713-743-9445 or www.cougarauthentic.com) or a sporting goods store.

    A) Fundraiser Autograph Request

    • Item(s) is not for resale and cannot be given to any individual or organization for fundraising purposes. Due to NCAA rules, we are not permitted to contribute any items to secondary schools (7th-12th grade) that would benefit recruitable age students.
    • Must complete Autographed Item Request Form (click to open) for each item to be autographed.
    • Upon approval, you will be notified by email with further instructions.
      If approved:
      1. You must purchase and provide one item to use at your event.
      2. We will issue you a certificate to display along with the item at your event.
    B) Personal Keepsake or Gift Autograph Request
    • Must complete Autographed Item Request Form (click to open) for each item to be autographed.
    • Upon approval, you will be notified by email with further instructions.
      If approved:
      1. You must purchase and provide one item per request to be autographed.
    CONTACT INFORMATION

    Men's Basketball Office
    University of Houston
    3100 Cullen Blvd.
    Ste. 2006
    Houston, TX 77204-6002

    Fax: 713-743-9429