Parents & Families

At Shippensburg University, our number one goal is helping your student succeed. Families play an important role in the life of a college student. More than half of our students tell us a parent was the most influential person in their decision to come to Ship. You care about your student’s success, and so do we.

Below, you will find links that will enable you to keep up with your students success: and guide them through their four years at our institution

From AI to video applications: can using technology help your job application stand out?

Every job applicant wants to set themselves apart from other candidates that are coming into a hiring manager’s inbox. But the job market is very competitive – studies show that an average job opening receives roughly 250 job applications. For competitive …

By Samantha Clark - College Recruiter
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Experiential Learning in Law School and Beyond

What is Experiential Learning?

You may have heard the term experiential learning, but what exactly is it? Experiential learning started with John Dewey back in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Dewey was an educational reformer who felt students …

By Rebecca King-Newman - Firsthand
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We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Ace the Engineering Manager Interview + Questions (2023 Guide)

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Hey there! Are you getting ready for an engineering manager interview? This article is part of our complete Engineering Management Interview Course with top interview questions and practice sessions.

Sneak Peek: The three most common engineering manager interview questions are:

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Succeed in your tech career.
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Career Resources

SHIP Career Connection
Students
Employers
Alumni

The Career Center connects with companies and organizations to arrange for them to visit campus …

As the parent or guardian of a college student, we’re sure you have plenty of questions. Below are a few …

Is your family joining our Raider Community? Here’s everything you need to know to help your navigate their exciting journey …

Shippensburg University Parents & Family Programming strives to keep families informed and involved around campus. Check back regularly for updates …

Contact & Location

Phone
717-477-1484
Address

Ceddia Union Building (CUB 108)
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257

Career Service Hours

Center Operational Hours Express Hours
M 8am - 6pm 2pm - 6pm
T 8am - 4:30pm 2pm - 4pm
W 8am - 4:30pm 2pm - 4pm
TH 8am - 4:30pm 2pm - 4pm
F 8am - 4:30pm