Why Choose Ship?

A Diverse Campus Community

It’s the Raider Way to be committed to a diverse and inclusive environment where we all thrive and prosper as a campus community. At Ship, there are a number of ways in which we support and welcome everyone on board.

Financial Support

The costs of higher education have skyrocketed in the last 35 years, especially at private colleges. While Shippensburg provides the private school experience at state school prices, many students still need financial assistance to attend college. 

Resources that help you SUcceed

Sometimes, you might need a little push or extra support to realize your dreams. It’s the Raider Way to ensure it’s all smooth sailing for you at all times.  

240 academic offerings as diverse as our students 

Explore the wide range of programs our colleges offer—and find the ones best suited to your needs. You will find a variety of academic resources and support programs for undergraduate and graduate studies that help enrich Ship's commitment to your excellence. Many of our programs are nationally accredited and ranked, bringing you closer to your dream career after graduation.