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Episode Guide :: Season 5

  1. One Bad Night and Chaos of Selfish Desires

    501. One Bad Night and Chaos of Selfish Desires

    Aired October 7, 2021

    After a night of arguments, George is out at a bar with Brenda Sparks, while Sheldon and Missy have run away from home.

  2. Snoopin' Around and the Wonder Twins of Atheism

    502. Snoopin' Around and the Wonder Twins of Atheism

    Aired October 14, 2021

    Missy starts to question whether she believes in God. Meemaw suspects something is going on between George Sr. and Brenda Sparks. Meanwhile, Pastor Jeff decides to hire a youth pastor.

  3. Potential Energy and Hooch on a Park Bench

    503. Potential Energy and Hooch on a Park Bench

    Aired October 21, 2021

    Sheldon seeks Dr. Linkletter's help to convince Dr. Sturgis to return to the university. Meanwhile, Dale unwittingly encourages Georgie to make a life-changing decision.

  4. Pish Posh and a Secret Back Room

    504. Pish Posh and a Secret Back Room

    Aired October 28, 2021

    As George wants to throw Georgie out of the house, Missy proposes a new living arrangement for her and her brothers. Meanwhile, Meemaw buys a laundromat with a secret gambling room.

  5. Stuffed Animals and a Sweet Southern Syzygy

    505. Stuffed Animals and a Sweet Southern Syzygy

    Aired November 4, 2021

    As Sheldon and Dr. Linkletter struggle to solve an equation, Sheldon wants to bring in Dr. Sturgis. Meanwhile, George gives Billy Sparks advice about dating, and Georgie has an idea on how to rescue Meemaw's secret gaming room.

  6. Money Laundering and a Cascade of Hormones

    506. Money Laundering and a Cascade of Hormones

    Aired November 11, 2021

    Pastor Rob considers giving a "birds and the bees" talk after Missy asks questions about relationships during Sunday school. Meanwhile, Georgie helps Meemaw open her secret casino at the laundromat.

  7. An Introduction to Engineering and a Glob of Hair Gel

    507. An Introduction to Engineering and a Glob of Hair Gel

    Aired November 18, 2021

    Sheldon takes his first engineering class under the tough Professor Boucher (Lance Reddick). Meanwhile, Meemaw and Dale help take care of his injured ex-wife, June (Reba McEntire).

  8. The Grand Chancellor and a Den of Sin

    508. The Grand Chancellor and a Den of Sin

    Aired December 2, 2021

    President Hagemeyer passes the blame to her mysterious boss when Sheldon fights back against a change to the university's science requirements. Meanwhile, Mary discovers that Meemaw is running an illegal gambling room.

  9. The Yips and an Oddly Hypnotic Bohemian

    509. The Yips and an Oddly Hypnotic Bohemian

    Aired December 9, 2021

    After Missy gets the yips and loses her pitching game, Sheldon blames her for giving him the science yips when he fails to complete a test. Meanwhile, George plays handyman at Brenda Sparks' house.

  10. An Expensive Glitch and a Goof-Off Room

    510. An Expensive Glitch and a Goof-Off Room

    Aired January 6, 2022

    After Sheldon complains about the long gaps in his college schedule, President Hagemeyer gives him his own dorm room to stay in between classes. Meanwhile, June (Reba McEntire) wins big on one of Meemaw's machines.

  11. A Lock-In, a Weather Girl and a Disgusting Habit

    511. A Lock-In, a Weather Girl and a Disgusting Habit

    Aired January 13, 2022

    Sheldon acts as Mary's spy during a youth lock-in at church. Also, Georgie is attracted to an older woman, Mandy (Emily Osment).

  12. A Pink Cadillac and a Glorious Tribal Dance

    512. A Pink Cadillac and a Glorious Tribal Dance

    Aired January 20, 2022

    Sheldon attends his first comic book convention. Also, Mary tries selling make-up.

  13. A Lot of Band-Aids and the Cooper Surrender

    513. A Lot of Band-Aids and the Cooper Surrender

    Aired January 27, 2022

    Sheldon makes friends with his dorm neighbors. Also, George Sr. learns his job is in jeopardy.

  14. A Free Scratcher and Feminine Wiles

    514. A Free Scratcher and Feminine Wiles

    Aired February 24, 2022

    Sheldon butts heads with Dr. Lee (Ming-Na Wen), a new scientist in the lab. Also, Mary is given a lotto ticket.

  15. A Lobster, an Armadillo and a Way Bigger Number

    515. A Lobster, an Armadillo and a Way Bigger Number

    Aired March 3, 2022

    Sheldon joins Dr. Linkletter (Ed Begley, Jr.) and Dr. Sturgis (Wallace Shawn) on a science road trip. Also, Georgie continues to lie about his age.

  16. A Suitcase Full of Cash and a Yellow Clown Car

    516. A Suitcase Full of Cash and a Yellow Clown Car

    Aired March 10, 2022

    Meemaw's gambling room is a success, and Sheldon dips his toe in the stock market.

  17. A Solo Peanut, a Social Butterfly and the Truth

    517. A Solo Peanut, a Social Butterfly and the Truth

    Aired March 31, 2022

    Sheldon gets an odd request from an old friend, Paige (McKenna Grace). Also, George Sr. and Mary are caught in the middle of Meemaw and Dale's breakup, and Georgie comes clean to Mandy.

  18. Babies, Lies and a Resplendent Cannoli

    518. Babies, Lies and a Resplendent Cannoli

    Aired April 14, 2022

    Sheldon copes with the death of a hero. Also, Missy wants to babysit, and Georgie struggles with his big secret.

  19. A God-Fearin' Baptist and a Hot Trophy Husband

    519. A God-Fearin' Baptist and a Hot Trophy Husband

    Aired April 21, 2022

    George and Mary insist on meeting the new woman in Georgie's life. Also, Sheldon and Missy have suspicions about what's going on with their family.

  20. Uncle Sheldon and a Hormonal Firecracker

    520. Uncle Sheldon and a Hormonal Firecracker

    Aired April 28, 2022

    Sheldon and Missy learn about Georgie's pregnancy, and the whole family promises to keep it a secret.

  21. White Trash, Holy Rollers and Punching People

    521. White Trash, Holy Rollers and Punching People

    Aired May 12, 2022

    As the church congregation gossips about Georgie, Missy stands up for her brother, and Sheldon is distracted by the family drama.

  22. A Clogged Pore, a Little Spanish and the Future

    522. A Clogged Pore, a Little Spanish and the Future

    Aired May 19, 2022

    Sheldon struggles to cope with the first signs of puberty. Also, Mary and George Sr. hunt for new jobs, and Georgie and Meemaw take a business trip across the border.

Season 5 DVD

Season 5 DVD

Enjoy all twenty-two episodes of Young Sheldon's fifth season again this with two-disc DVD box-set.

Release Date: September 6, 2022

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Season Recap

The fifth season of Young Sheldon featured twenty-two episodes which aired between October 7, 2021 and May 19, 2022.

In March 2021, CBS renewed Young Sheldon for three more seasons, taking the show through to its seventh season in 2023/24.

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