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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 May 31 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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COST OF ATTENDANCE

2013-2014: Graduate Students 

NOTE: Costs are listed per YEAR and rates are subject to change. Costs are based on full-time enrollment (9 credits per semester for graduate students). Students enrolled less than full time will have reduced charges and their eligibility for aid will be based on those reduced charges. 

Graduate Pennsylvania Resident - 2013-2014

Full-Time (minimum 9 credits per term) 

Direct Costs 

Off Campus On Campus
Tuition $7,956 $7,956
Fees $2,286 $2,286
Housing ($4,180 to $8,858) $5,310*  $6,734
Meal Plan ($2,900 to $4,348) $3,350*  $3,350
Total Direct Costs (Billed, except as noted* $18,902 $20,326

 Indirect Costs 

 
Personal Expenses $1,520 $1,520
Transportation  $1,800  $1,800
Books & Supplies  $1,000  $1,000
Total Indirect Costs (Not on bill) $4,320 $4,320

TOTAL COST OF ATTENDANCE

$23,222

$24,646 

* Room charges for off-campus students are not billed by the University. The University only bills board costs if the student chooses to have a meal plan. Amounts listed above are included in the student's Total Cost of Attendance in order to correctly determine a student's eligibility for aid to cover off campus living costs.     


 

Graduate Out-of-State Resident - 2013-2014

Full-Time (minimum 9 credits per term)

 Direct Costs

Off Campus On Campus
Tuition $11,934 $11,934
Fees $2,466 $2,466
Housing ($4,180 to $8,858) $5,310* $6,734
Meal Plan ($2,900 to $4,398) $3,350* $3,350
Total Direct Costs (Billed, except as noted*) $23,060 $24,484 

Indirect Costs

   
Personal Expenses $1,520 $1,520
Transportation $1,800 $1,800
Books & Supplies $1,000 $1,000
Total Indirect Costs (Not on Bill) $4,320 $4,320

TOTAL COST OF ATTENDANCE

$27,380

$28,804

* Room charges for off-campus students are not billed by the University. The University only bills board costs if the student chooses to have a meal plan. Amounts listed above are included in the student's Total Cost of Attendance in order to correctly determine a student's eligibility for aid to cover off campus living costs.