Previous Year Tuition, Fees, and Housing:
Fall 2017 - Spring 2018

 

Shippensburg University's tuition and fees are set by the State System of Higher Education's Board of Governors and/or Shippensburg University's Council of Trustees.

Fall 2017 bills will be available online approximately July 16, 2017 and will be due August 14, 2017. Spring 2018 bills will be available online the week of November 14, 2017 and will be due January 8, 2018.

  • An orientation fee of $150.00 is charged to all new undergraduate students in their first semester at Shippensburg University.
  • A $10.00 per credit Off Campus Support Fee is charged to students taking courses at specific locations.
  • A Field Placement fee of $100.00 per semester is charged to teacher education students seeking certification and taking Teacher Education courses.

 

For further explanation of these fees and other fees go to "Answers to Student Accounts Questions -- What are all the fees I am paying?"

Tuition and Fees Per Semester
PA Resident
Non-Resident
High Achieving Non-Resident
STEM Major Non-Resident
Dual Admit Non-Resident
Tuition
$4,500
$8,429
$6,556
$6,556
$5,619
Educational Services
$384
$384
$384
$384
$384
Technology Tuition
$232
$353
$353
$353
$353
Comprehensive Health
$170
$170
$170
$170
$170
Student Union
$300
$300
$300
$300
$300
Activity
$272
$272
$272
$272
$272
Recreation
$185
$185
$185
$185
$185
Tuition and Fees Total
$6,043
$10,093
$8,220
$8,220
$7,283
Room - 2 Person, 1 Bedroom, Semi-Suite (Unit B):
$3,940
$3,940
$3,940
$3,940
$3,940
15 Meal Plan with $250 Flex
$1,830
$1,830
$1,830
$1,830
$1,830
On-Campus Total for Semi-Suite (Unit B)
$11,813
$15,863
$13,990
$13,990
$13,053
On-Campus Total for Other Campus Housing
$11,813 to $12,872
$15,863
to
$16,922
$13,990
to
$15,049
$13,990
to
$15,049
$13,053
to
$14,112


Additional undergraduate tuition is billed at the part time (per credit) rate for any additional credits above the full time range.

Tuition and Fees Per Credit
PA Resident
Non-Resident
High Achieving Non-Resident
STEM Major Non-Resident
Dual Admit Non-Resident
Tuition (per credit)
$300
$702
$546
$546
$468
Educational Services (per credit)
$32
$32
$32
$32
$32
Technology Tuition (per credit)
$20
$30
$30
$30
$30
Comprehensive Health (per credit): 1-11 credits
$14
$14
$14
$14
$14
Student Union (per credit): 1-11 credits
$25
$25
$25
$25
$25
Student Activity (per credit): 1-11 credits
$23
$23
$23
$23
$23
Student Recreation (per credit): 1-11 credits
$15
$15
$15
$15
$15
Total (per credit): 1-11 credits
$429
$841
$685
$685
$607
Tuition and Fees Per Credit
PA Resident
PA Resident Online
Non-Resident
Non-Resident Online
Tuition (per credit)
$500
$500
$750
$510
Educational Services (per credit)
$79
$79
$79
$79
Technology (per credit)
$27
$27
$39
$39
Comprehensive Health (per credit)
$14
--
$14
--
Student Union (per credit)
$25
--
$25
--
Total (per Credit)
$645
$606
$907
$628
Tuition and Fees Per Credit
PA Resident
Non-Resident
Tuition (per credit)
$650
$975
Technology (per credit)
$27
$39
Total (per Credit)
$677
$1,014
High Achieving Non Resident Student
  1. Out-of state new freshman who earn a 1200 SAT or better (critical reading + critical math) OR graduate in the top 10 percent of their class.
  2. Continuing Students who meet or exceed the same qualifications as Board of Governor Scholarship recipients (requires a 2.5 semester and cumulative GPA in the first year and recipients with 30 or more earned credit hours must earn both a 2.8 semester and cumulative GPA).
STEM Majors

Out-of-State students who select a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) major or STEM Education majors as long as they stay in the selected major. For more information on degrees in STEM disciplines go to STEM Majors.

Dual Admissions

Dual Admissions is a free program designed to ensure seamless enrollment from an associate degree program at a community college to a bachelor's degree program at Shippensburg University. We currently maintain six Dual Admissions Programs with community colleges in Pennsylvania and Maryland. For a list of participating colleges and more information visit the Dual Admissions Program page.

International Students

International students pay the Non Resident rate and are not eligible for the Non Resident High Achieving and STEM rates.

All Campus Residents Cost Per Semester Per Student:
2017 - 2018
 
New Suites Per Semester Per Student  
2 Person, 1 Bedroom, Semi-Suite (Unit B) $3,940
2 Person, 2 Bedroom, Semi-Suite (Unit C) $4,552
2 Person, 1 Bedroom, Full Suite (Unit D1) $4,552
4 Person, 2 Bedroom, Full Suite (Unit D2 & D3) $4,440
2 Person, 2 Bedroom, Full Suite(Unit E1 & E1A) $4,999
4 Person, 4 Bedroom, Full Suite(Unit F) $4,552
RA Unit (Resident Assistant) $3,940

Delinquent Accounts: No student shall be enrolled, receive a diploma, or receive a transcript until all previous accounts have been paid. Accounts delinquent for 90 days are turned over to the Pennsylvania Attorney General for Collection.