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Director's Welcome

Hello students! On behalf of the orientation team, I'd like to wish you good luck on finals. We hope your transition to Shippensburg University has gone well thus far. For those of you who will be joining us in the summer as orientation leaders, plans are underway for our summer orientation program and applications are open for orientation leader positions. Feel free to call our office or email us if you have any questions.


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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Important Notices:

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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James Landron


Secondary History Education

Graduation Year (of College)


Extra-Curricular Activities

Chess Club

Favorite Quote

"Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard." Kevin Durant

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

Time management! Create a time for everything and write everything down so you're never behind.