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Your Journey Begins Here


Shippensburg University is ranked one of the top public schools in the north by U.S. News & World Report because we offer a quality - and affordable - education with endless opportunities to find your passion, make lifelong friendships, and get the tools you need to succeed. If you're looking to make the most out of your college experience, Ship is it!

Whether you're an undergraduate, graduate, transfer, or non-degree student, you'll find the steps you need to take to apply to Shippensburg University here. And if you or your family have any questions along the way, please don't hesitate to contact our Office of Admissions at (717) 477-1231 or admiss@ship.edu. We are eager to help you as you take this important step toward a successful future.

How to Pay for College

After you decide where you want to go to college, the next big question most people ask is: How am I going to pay for it? Shippensburg University offers undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students the education and personal attention they need to reach their life-long goals at an affordable yearly cost that fits almost anyone's budget.

If you're an out-of-state resident you may qualify for a significant tuition discount - more than 20% - if you meet certain requirements. Learn more about the Tuition Advantage Program.