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Director's Welcome

Hello students! For our current students: we hope your spring semester is going well. For our incoming students: welcome! We look forward to meeting and working with you over the next month. Our summer orientation leaders have been chosen and they are all very excited to work with you over the next few months. Feel free to call our office or email us if you have any questions regarding summer orientation.


Donna Gross, Director of New Student Orientation

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Academic Major Planning Guide 

Parents Guide for Undeclared Students

Emergency Notifications

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Meningitis Vaccine

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Orientation Office
Shippensburg University
210 Old Main
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257-2299
Voice: 717-477-1164
FAX: 717-477-4007


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NameToby Hawes

Toby Hawes


Management, Marketing, and Biology

Graduation Year (of College)


Extra-Curricular Activities

Treasurer of the Residence Hall Association (RHA), Act V

Favorite Quote

"Don't tell me that the sky is the limit when I know there are footprints on the moon."

Why did you choose Shippensburg?  

I liked the atmosphere.

What is your favorite thing Ship has to offer?

I enjoy working with orientation team and helping other students as they join the Ship family.

If you could give any one piece of advice to incoming students, what would it be? 

Get involved.