Welcome to SHIP –
your next step in achieving your academic goals.
As a transfer student, even though you have experience as a college student and have proven yourself successful, you will face the challenge to re-establish yourself and make connections at SHIP. To be successful at SHIP, you will need to figure out how things are done here and what the program requirements and policies and procedures are. You may find that the expectations and academic rigor at SHIP are different than what you previously experienced. So, it will be important for you to identify and maximize use of available resources to assist you to achieve your goals. Shippensburg University is a caring, supportive community that is committed to creating an environment in which all students have the greatest potential for success. The information on this website will help you become familiar with the programs, policies, and resources of the university so you can make appropriate decisions about your educational experiences and enjoy a successful journey.