Undergraduate Open Houses
Attending one of our Open Houses is a great way for prospective students to discover all that Shippensburg University has to offer. You'll have the opportunity to talk with current students, faculty members, academic deans, and alumni. We can't wait to show you why we love Ship!
Upcoming Open House Dates
Register for one of our fall open houses by clicking the date below:
ATTEND. APPLY. SAVE.
Join us for one of our fall open houses, apply while you're
here, and we'll waive your $45 application fee.
Sample Open House Schedule
- 9:00 am: Arrive
- 9:00 - 9:50 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.
- 10:00 - 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.
- 10:40 - 11:30 am: Majors Breakout Sessions
Attend informational breakout sessions for your prospective major.
- 11:45- 1:00 pm: Additional Information 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.
- 12:00 - 2:30 pm: Lunch and Tours of Residence Halls and Campus
Eat a delicious lunch at Reisner Dining Hall (families will receive three complementary meal ticket), and then take a campus walking or bus tour.