Out-of-State Tuition Advantage Program (TAP)

Out-of-state residents pay 225% of in-state tuition. The total cost to attend for the year at this rate is $30,108. You may qualify for a significant tuition discount if you meet any of the requirements below.

High-Achieving Discount (175% Tuition Rate Discount)

  • First-year students who earn a 1200 SAT or better (Critical Reading + Critical Math) or who have the GPA equivalent to the top 10% of their high school class. 
  • Transfer students who have earned less than 30 college level credits and have a minimum GPA of 2.5.
  • Transfer students who have earned 30 or more college level credits and have a minimum GPA of 2.8.
  • This discount is the scholarship equivalent to over $14,000 during a student's four years at Shippensburg University.
  • Total cost to attend Shippensburg University will be $26,578 per year.

STEM Major Discount (175% Tuition Rate Discount)

Students who are enrolled in a STEM major (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) or STEM Education major.

  • At this year's rate, the savings is $1,765 per semester or $3,530 per year.
  • This discount is the scholarship equivalent to over $14,000 during a student's four years at Shippensburg University.
  • Total cost to attend Shippensburg University will be $26,578 per year.

Dual Admission Discount for Transfer Students 
(150% Tuition Rate Discount)

Students must be enrolled in a Dual Admission Program with a participating community college.

  • This discount is the scholarship equivalent to $3,608 per semester or $7,216 per year during a student's four years at Shippensburg University.
  • Total cost to attend Shippensburg University will be $24,812 per year.

 Visit Ship's Financial Aid page for the Total Estimated Cost of Attendance.