Undergraduate Open Houses

Attending one of our Open Houses is a great way to discover all that Shippensburg University has to offer. We can't wait to show you why we love Ship!

Our Open Houses give you and your family the chance to:

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

Open House Dates

Register for an upcoming Open House:

Sample Open House Schedule

8:45 am - Arrive

8:45 - 9:35 am - Academics and Student Activities Fair
Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast while you explore a college fair with representatives from each academic major and from our clubs, organizations, athletics, and academic support services.

9:45 - 10:30 am - Welcome and Introductions
Meet some familiar faces who have been frequenting your high schools and college events, and receive a very special welcome from Shippensburg University President Laurie Carter.

10:45 - 11:30 am - Majors Breakout Sessions
Attend informational breakout sessions for your prospective major.

11:45- 12:50 pm - Breakout Sessions
During this time, you will have the opportunity to meet with our financial aid experts, learn more about housing and student life, or speak with the faculty of another major you're considering.

1:00 - 3:00 pm - Lunch and Tours of Residence Halls and Campus
Enjoy lunch at Reisner Dining Hall (families will receive three complimentary meal tickets), and then take a campus tour.