Parents & Families

At Shippensburg University, our number one goal is helping your student succeed. Families play an essential 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 student’s success and guide them through their four years at our institution.

Top Career Paths in the Age of AI

The age of artificial intelligence is here, and AI is quickly changing the way we work, learn, and live. Below, we look at some of the career paths currently in high demand in the age of AI. We outline what …

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Interview dress code: Common mistakes and tips for balancing professional with personal

Guest writer Lisa Smith

The cliché holds a lot of truth: the first impression really counts. This is why most people suggest that you dress up prim and proper for an interview. It should come as no surprise that your …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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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 …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

The Parent and Family Leadership Council (PFLC) is a small group of committed parents and family members, that work with …

Contact & Location

Phone
717-477-1484
Address

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

Career Service Hours

Day of the week
Center Operational Hours Express Hours
Monday 8am - 6pm 2pm - 6pm
Tuesday 8am - 4:30pm 2pm - 4pm
Wednesday 8am - 4:30pm 2pm - 4pm
Thursday 8am - 4:30pm 2pm - 4pm
Friday 8am - 4:30pm