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Admitted Student Day Registration

We are exercising the utmost caution by canceling all on campus events until further notice, including our remaining Admitted Student Day. Please stay tuned for online opportunities. 

The university currently does not have any reported, confirmed, or suspected cases of COVID-19. For more information on Ship's response to COVID-19, please visit ship.edu/coronavirus/





Congratulations on your acceptance! We're rolling out the red carpet to show you why Ship is it! Join us for one of our upcoming Admitted Student Days.


Admitted Student Day Agenda:

9:30AM: Ahoy Mates: Check-in
Check in and receive an information packet. Plus, enjoy a continental breakfast!


10:00 AM: Welcome Aboard!
Welcome and greetings from university and admissions staff.


10:15 AM: Destination Ship
Students and families will receive information regarding financial aid and scholarships.


11:00 AM: Learn the Ropes
Students will engage in an academic experience with the major of their choice. Families will have a separate session to hear more from academic leadership about advising and resources that help your student succeed.


Noon: Charting the Course (Mini Breakout Session 1)
Students and families will join for their selected breakout.
  • Prepare to be a Raider
  • Parent vs. Student Expectations During the College Years
  • Value of a Raider Education
  • First-Generation Students

12:30 PM: Charting the Course (Mini Breakout Session 2)


1:00 PM: Get Some Grub – Lunch
  • RED lunch tickets eat from 1:00 PM–1:30 PM
  • BLUE lunch tickets eat from 1:30 PM–2:00 PM

1:00 PM: All Hands on Deck
Shippensburg University has over 100 clubs and organizations and this is your chance to explore what we have to offer.


1:45 PM: Anchors Away
Confirm your enrollment at Ship!
  • Confirmation Station
  • Select your Housing Assignment
  • Schedule for Placement Testing
  • Explore a Residence Hall or take a walking tour of campus
  • Speak with representatives from various university offices to get your questions answered


Register to attend by choosing one of the dates below. Whether you have already confirmed your enrollment or you're still deciding, we promise you will be glad you came!

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