Types of Aid:



The Federal School Code for Shippensburg University is 003326.

Students should complete an electronic Master Promissory Note (eMPN) in order to borrow a Federal Direct Loan or a Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan at www.studentloans.gov.

Parents may complete an eMPN in order to borrow a Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan after April 1st at www.studentloans.gov.

Dates & Deadlines

Prospective and returning students should complete the FAFSA as soon as possible.

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Contact Us

Due to federal privacy laws, you must call (717) 477-1131 for individual student information.

General financial aid questions can be addressed by e-mail at finaid@ship.edu. Please provide the student's Shippensburg University ID (if applicable) in all e-mails. 

Fax: (717) 477-4028

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Related Links

Go to FAFSA 

Academic Calendar 

Semester Information 

How to Pay for College (college.gov) 

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What if I can't make payments?

It is important to maintain contact with your lender. Lenders are accustomed to talking with college graduates who can't pay their loans right away. Call your lender(s) to explain your situation and they will work with you.

Lender or Collection Company Harassment

If you are receiving threatening treatment (calls, letters, etc.) from a debt collector or lender, you can file a complaint with:

  1. The Federal Trade Commission
  2. Your State's Attorney General

More information can be found at: www.affil.org/consumer_rsc/debt_collection.php#debtcollectionwhatcantheydo.