Ship Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 6.0% of the student population at Ship. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Ship Disability Services.
Ship for the Military
While not a "service academy", Ship does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Ship Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Ship for Veterans Guide.
Ship offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, Ship does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Ship offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
There were 5,896 undergraduates in 2017. Full-time attendance was 5,545 (94.0%). Part-time attendance was 351 (6.0%).
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is Ranked #1,156 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Ship is about average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Ship #1156 out of 2,238.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Competes in the NCAA
Ship has a total of 646 student athletes, 359 men and 287 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$8,092,765|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$7,321,511|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Athletics