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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. 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. Applications are due January 30th by 4 PM. 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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Michelle Schultz


Exercise Science

Graduation Year (of College)


Extra-Curricular Activities 

Orientation Committee Secretary, Biology Living Learning Community Peer Mentor, Activities Program Board Publicity & Promotions Chairperson, Women's Chorale, Health Science Club, Exercise Science Club, Ship Red Sea

Favorite Quote

 “Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.” - Dr. Seuss 

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

Take advantage of all of the wonderful opportunities offered here at Shippensburg. Get involved early on to create life-long relationships, but remember that you’re here for academics.