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The Federal School Code for Shippensburg University is 003326.

Students should complete an electronic Master Promissory Note (eMPN) in order to borrow a Federal Direct Loan or a Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan at www.studentloans.gov.

Parents may complete an eMPN in order to borrow a Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan after May 31 at www.studentloans.gov.

Dates & Deadlines

Prospective and returning students should complete the FAFSA as soon as possible.

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Contact Us

Due to federal privacy laws, you must call (717) 477-1131 for individual student information.

General financial aid questions can be addressed by e-mail at finaid@ship.edu. Please provide the student's Shippensburg University ID (if applicable) in all e-mails. 

Fax: (717) 477-4028

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Related Links

Go to FAFSA 

Academic Calendar 

Semester Information 

How to Pay for College (college.gov) 

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Importance of Debt Management

It is very important for you to manage your debt appropriately. If you enter into default on your student loans you will...

  • Lose your eligibility to receive federal financial aid in the future

  • Lose the ability to make payments on your loan, as the entire loan will be due in full 

  • Risk incurring collection costs (up to 25% of your student loan)

  • Damage your credit history for up to seven years, which could prevent you from purchasing a car or a home

  • Risk garnishment of wages, which means your employer could be required to forward 15% of your wages to your lender

  • Risk losing income tax refunds, which could be withheld and forwarded to your lender

Source: http://ed.gov/offices/OSFAP/DCS/default.html