Undergraduate Open Houses

Attending one of our Open Houses is a great way to discover all that Shippensburg University has to offer. We can't wait to show you why we love Ship!

Our Open Houses give you and your family the chance to:

  • Tour the campus
  • Meet with professors, current students, alumni and academic deans
  • See where you will be living
  • Learn about sports and clubs
  • Attend academic sessions
  • Speak to our financial aid experts

Sample Open House Schedule

8:45 am - Arrive

8:45 am - 9:35 am - Academics and Student Activities Fair
Meet with program representatives, services, athletics, campus life offices, and enjoy our complimentary breakfast bar.

9:45 am - 10:30 am - Welcome and Introductions
Meet some familiar faces who have been frequenting your high schools and college events, and receive a very special welcome from the one and only Big Red.

10:45 am - 11:30 am - Academic Major Breakout Sessions
Attend informational breakout sessions for your prospective major.

11:45 am - 1:30 pm - Lunch and Campus Tours
Enjoy lunch at Reisner Dining Hall (families will receive complimentary meal tickets), and then take a campus tour with your student tour guide.

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Breakout Sessions and Residence Hall Tours
During this time, you will have the opportunity to complete your admissions application, meet with our financial aid experts, learn more about campus resources and tour our traditional and suite-style residence halls.