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Director's Welcome

Hello students! For our current students: we hope your spring semester is going well. For our incoming students: welcome! We look forward to meeting and working with you over the next month. Our summer orientation leaders have been chosen and they are all very excited to work with you over the next few months. 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

Emergency Notifications

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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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Madeline Kwarteng


Social Work

Graduation Year (of College)


Extra-Curricular Activities

D.I.V.A.S, Afro-American Organization, REACT

Favorite Quote

"Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game" - Babe Ruth

Why did you choose Shippensburg?

I chose Shippensburg because it was close to home and had a good reputation.

What is your favorite thing Ship has to offer?

My favorite thing Ship has to offer is the friendly envrionment!

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

Make the best of your time because it goes fast!