Welcome to the International Programs Website
Congratulations on your acceptance to Shippensburg University! More than 80 students from over 25 countries around the world call Shippensburg home and we are excited for you to join them.
Connect with the Center for Global Education
The Center for Global Education is your first and best resource for making the transition to the United States and to Shippensburg University. CGE provides unique services just for international students as well as supporting Ship students wishing to study abroad.
- New student orientation
- Information about housing
- Employment information
- Student travel information
- Help with maintaining your legal status in the United States
- Connections to academic support services and more
The staff in the Center for Global Education are dedicated to helping you understand life at Shippensburg University as a first-time student at the Shippensburg campus.
Global Village is a program aimed at helping international students cope with culture shock and to ensure a smooth transition to life as a student in the United States. The group is made up of international students, study abroad students, and anyone else interested in international education. All are welcome to attend meetings. Below, you can see some pictures from the meetings!
Study Abroad 101 Sessions
Study Abroad 101 sessions will begin again in the fall semester. In the meantime, please contact Mary Burnett with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or x1279.
Health Insurance Form 2014-15
Return this form to the Office of International Programs, no later than the Friday of the first week of classes by email to email@example.com or in person to:
International Programs Office
Center for Global Education
Ceddia Union Building 221
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Please send a photocopy of the card your company has issued you, both front and back, to the Office of International Programs. *
Failure to provide proof of valid health insurance will result in a hold on your account which will prevent scheduling classes and/or for graduation. *