Why Choose Ship?
The Raider Way: Ship has your back
Welcome aboard your exciting journey at Shippensburg University. As you embark on your college path, we are ready to guide you through the many opportunities that Ship has to offer.
Ship Happens, there is so much to do here!
It’s the Raider Way to offer each and every one of you the necessary tools, amenities and resources required to make your Ship connection strong and secure.
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.
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.
Supporting you from Coursework to Career
Looking ahead at all times, we help you choose the best options and actions to ensure our classrooms take you right into the perfect career.
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.
More than 150 clubs and organizations
If the over 150 clubs and organizations on campus don’t cut it for you, you can create your own. Ship has plenty of opportunities for community service, recreation, professional development, fraternity and sorority life, and much more.