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Ship offers the high-impact learning experiences, diversity, and amenities of a large university within the safety and charm of a small town. On our beautiful 200-acre campus, historic buildings blend with the modern facilities, including:

  • New suite-style residence halls which offer bathrooms shared by no more than two students, air conditioning, carpeting, and ample living spaces.
  • A state-of-the-art recreation center with a fully outfitted gym, multipurpose courts, a group fitness studio, and an elevated running track.
  • 14 dining options, including two all-you-care-to-eat dining halls, ten eateries, and a Dunkin' Donuts and Starbucks.
  • An on-campus stock trading room and laboratory elementary school.
  • A 1,500-seat performing arts theater that regularly hosts Broadway shows, comedians, symphonies, concerts, and internationally-known speakers.
If you're looking to make the most out of your college experience, Ship is it. Come visit us and see for yourself!



Experience Ship

At Ship, we believe college is more than an education. It's an experience. And if you're a local high school sophomore, junior, or senior, we invite you to experience Ship for a day. Come discover what it's like to live, learn, and make life-long friends at Ship.

Register for Experience Ship on January 27, 2018

Daily Tours

Is Ship right for you? We think so, but you don't have to take our word for it. Join us for one of our daily Raider Day Visits where you will learn more about the Ship experience and go on a student-led campus tour. 

Schedule Your Raider Day Visit

Open Houses

Whether you've been to our campus before or it's your first time, our Open Houses are a great way experience what it means to be a part of the Ship community. Offered several times a year, our Open Houses give you and your family the chance to:

  • Tour the campus
  • See where you will be living
  • Speak with your department faculty
  • Talk with current students
  • Learn about sports and clubs
  • Attend academic sessions
  • Meet with academic deans and alumni
  • Speak to our financial aid experts

Register for an Upcoming Open House



Transfer Student Events

If you are considering transferring to Ship from another college, we invite you to join us for one of our transfer student events where you will learn about the Ship experience and our transfer admissions process, including credit evaluation, scheduling process, requirements, and financial aid.

Register for a Transfer Student Visit

Group Visits

If you are a representative from a high school or local organization who wants to bring a group of prospective students to our campus, we'd love to show you around any Wednesday.  

Register for a Group Visit

Graduate Visits and Information Sessions

Do you have questions about any of our Master or Doctoral degrees? Join us at one of our informational events near you to learn more about our graduate degrees and certificate programs, ask specific questions, and get detailed information about our admissions requirements, application process, and financial aid. And if that's not enough, we will give you an application fee waiver just for attending!

Request a Visit or Register for an Information Session