Completing Housing

Shippensburg University is currently reviewing housing policies for 2018-19. A housing agreement will be available in the near future.

Step 1 Confirm Housing Incoming Students could be required to live in university housing.

Select the 2017-2018 New Student Online Agreement or the 2017-2018 Commuter/Exemption Agreement

Roommate/Room Selection

Shortly (24-48 hours) after confirming your housing you will be added to the room selection process.

Step 2

Roommate Selection - After confirming housing you will receive an email at your Ship email account with further instruction and RoomSync information and a link. Use this link to go to RoomSync a Facebook application that allows students to use criteria to find compatible roommates. Once you determine who you would like to live with mutually match each other in the MyHousing portal.

Step 3

Select a room. Students can select rooms in one of two ways.

1) Use the room selection button in the portal to filter and find available non-Living Learning Community rooms. The first of the matching roommates to select the room will pull the other roommate into the room. Students will only see rooms that will accommodate all matching roommates.

2) Select a room in a Living Learning Community (LLC) by completing the LLC application at: Applicatons are due by June 5th.

New Students wishing to live with Returning Students - The returning student should contact the housing office by email at: when they select a room to hold the vacancy for the new student. After the new student confirms by signing the housing agreement and paying the $200 he/she should email the requesting the returning student and the room being held.