Overview

Applicants
6,319
Acceptance Rate
83%
Average HS GPA
3.20

GPA Breakdown

18%
Over 3.75
16%
3.50 - 3.74
13%
3.25 - 3.49
19%
3.00 - 3.24
24%
2.50 - 2.99
10%
2.00 - 2.49
1%
1.00 - 1.99

Test Scores

SAT Reading
440 - 540
SAT Math
450 - 550
ACT Composite
17 - 23

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
20:1
Total Faculty
374
with Terminal Degree
296

205
Men
169
Women
47
Minority
5
International

Most frequent class size
20 - 29
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
68%
Graduate in 5 years
96%
Graduate in 6 years
100%


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Doctoral/Professional
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Internship

Prominent Alumni


William Klunk
Medical Researcher

Dean Koontz
Author

Jeff Lee
Sr. VP for Pepsico

Richard Pizzarro
Software Entrepreneur

C. Jeanne Bowers Shaheen
Former Governor for New Hampshire, U.S. Senator

Gen. Tommy Franks
US Government

Todd Platts
US Congress

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$6,387

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$6,151

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,949

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$29,988

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
79%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$5,825

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$6,820
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$15,346
Required Fees
$2,954
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,200

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$1,232
Transportation for Commuters
$1,780

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
6,305
Out of State

International
1%
Foreign Countries Represented
29

Demographics

1.39%
Asian
9.55%
African-American
4.76%
Hispanic
79.58%
Caucasian
1.60%
Unknown

49% female
51% male
94% are full time
6% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
36%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
88%

Campus Environment
Village
Fire safety rating
87

Housing Options

Dorms Coed
Other
Theme Housing
Wellness Housing

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
90
Number of Honor Societies
26

Number of Social Sororities
10
Number of Religious Organizations
5

8% join a fraternity
11% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

30% participate in intramural sports
10% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Red Raiders)
9 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Soccer
Swimming
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Wrestling
Women's Sports (Lady Raiders)
11 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Day Care
Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups
Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability

Green Rating
71

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
150

Average Number of PC's per Lab
25

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
90%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Dell

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Mr. Angelo C. Lee
Dean of Admissions

Address
Office of Admissions
Old Main 105
Shippensburg, PA 17257-2299

Phone
717-477-1231


Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Ceddia Union Building
Heiges Field House
Student Recreation Center
Learning Center
Lehman Library
Starbucks, Dauphin Humanities Center, Ritazza Coffee Shop, Student Fitness Center, Reisner Dining Hall, Huber Art Center/Gallery, and newly expanded Student Union Building.

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Historic Chambersburg
Gettysburg Battlefield
Outlet Shopping Centers, Gettysburg/Hagerstown, MD
Civil War Museum - Harrisburg
5 State Parks in a 20-mile radius
6. Variety of restaurants 7. Harrisburg Mall

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 10 am Mon-Tues-Thurs-Fri & some Saturday
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
10 am Mon-Tues-Thurs-Fri & some Saturday

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Coach Directly

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
http://shipraiders.com/

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact the faculty member directly

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Harrisburg International Airport, Hagerstown Regional Airport,Bus Service to Harrisburg and Hagerstown, MD and on-campus Raider Regional Transit
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Key Stats

6,319
Applicants
6,305
Size
83%
Acceptance Rate
990
SAT Scores

Rankings & Lists