Undergraduate Admission Process & Requirements
Shippensburg students are a cut above the rest. Most of our entering freshmen have
ACT scores above the national average, but in our admissions decision, we also consider your class rank, grade point average, and performance in your college prep, AP, or IB courses.
Step 2: Submit Required Documents
- High school transcripts must be sent by your school counselor directly to our Office of Admissions.
- Accepted first-year students
will also be required to submit their final high school transcript and accepted transfer students will be required to submit a transcript of all courses completed
- GED results must be sent directly from Department of Education to our Office of Admissions.
Standardized Test Scores
(The time to process your application can be reduced if your transcript
and your SAT or ACT scores are submitted together directly from your
- If you are applying for the fall semester, we recommend you submit all application materials, including your non-refundable application fee of $45*, early in your senior year of high school or as soon as possible before the start of our fall semester.
- If you are applying for the spring semester, we recommend you submit all application materials as soon as possible before the start of our spring semester.
* Shippensburg University subscribes to
the CEEB fee waiver program. This program provides waivers for those
students for whom the fee is judged a hardship. Students should request
submission of the fee waiver form through their school counselor.