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Director's Welcome

Hello students! On behalf of the orientation team, I would like to welcome you to Shippensburg University as we start the spring 2015 semester. We look forward to meeting and working with you over the next month. We are currently interviewing candidates for orientation leader positions and they are all very excited to work with you in the summer. Feel free to call our office or email us if you have any questions regarding summer orientation.


Donna Gross, Director of New Student Orientation

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Important Links

Student Handbook 

University Policies and Course Descriptions 

Academic Major Planning Guide 

Parents Guide for Undeclared Students

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Meningitis Vaccine

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Orientation Office
Shippensburg University
210 Old Main
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257-2299
Voice: 717-477-1164
FAX: 717-477-4007


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Andrew Dixon



Graduation Year (Of College)

Winter 2014

Extra-Curricular Activities

AmeriCorps: Community Fellows (STAR Mentor at Shippensburg Intermediate School), WSYC Shippensburg University Radio 88.7 FM, Handball Club

Favorite Quote

"If you're going through hell, keep going." - Winston Churchill  

Why did you choose Shippensburg?  

The proximity to home and the affordability.

What is your favorite thing Ship has to offer?  

All of the clubs and organizations that allow students to develop a close connection with each other and the faculty. 

If you could give any one piece of advice to incoming students, what would it be? 

Come here to learn not just academically, but emotionally and physically.