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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

2014-2015: 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 - 2014-2015 

Full-Time (minimum 9 credits per term) 

Direct Costs Off Campus On Campus
Tuition $8,172 
$8,172
Fees $2,394 $2,394
Housing ($4,440 to $9,240) $5,390*  $7,314
Meal Plan ($2,900 to $4,348) $3,410*  $3,410
Total Direct Costs (Billed, except as noted* $19,366
$21,290

 Indirect Costs 

 
Personal Expenses $1,464 $1,464
Transportation  $1,827 $1,827
Books & Supplies  $1,015 $1,015
Loan Fees $78 $78
Total Indirect Costs (Not on bill) $4,384
$4,384
TOTAL COST OF ATTENDANCE $23,750
$25,674

* 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 - 2014-2015 

Full-Time (minimum 9 credits per term)

Direct Costs Off Campus On Campus
Tuition $12,258 $12,258
Fees $2,610 $2,610
Housing ($4,440 to $9,240) $5,390* $7,314
Meal Plan ($2,900 to $4,398) $3,410* $3,410
Total Direct Costs (Billed, except as noted*) $23,668
$25,592
Indirect Costs    
Personal Expenses $1,464 $1,464
Transportation $1,827 $1,827
Books & Supplies $1,015 $1,015
Loan Fees $78 $78
Total Indirect Costs (Not on Bill) $4,384
$4,384

TOTAL COST OF ATTENDANCE

$28,052

$29,976

* 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.