Shippensburg University is at the heart of the community and an economic engine of the Cumberland Valley. We are in service to our residents both on and off campus, and proud of our partnerships with local businesses and industries.

Economic Prosperity

Small Business Development Center Provides no-cost confidential consulting and low cost training to small business owners and potential entrepreneurs in Adams, Cumberland, Franklin and York counties.

Economic Development Centers Centers include: Business Relations On Advanced Designs for Software Innovation, Development & Engineering (BROADSIDE); Center for Applied Research and Policy Analysis (CARPA); Center for Education & Human Services; Center for Educational Leadership; Center for Juvenile Justice Training & Research (CJJT&R); and others.

Child Wellness

Grace B. Luhrs University Elementary School Students enjoy the future-forward learning environment that is an integral component of the College of Education and Human Services.

Bartos Child and Family Center A project of the Shippensburg University Foundation, young children and their families are nurtured by the safe, enriching and supportive educational programs.

Headstart Participants enjoy individualized, comprehensive and interdisciplinary to effectively prepare and assist them with meaningful experiences designed to prepare them for the future.

The Arts

Fashion Archives & Museum Home to a 15,000-item permanent collection which consists of clothing and accessories worn by men, women and children, dating from the eighteenth to the twentieth century. The museum host multiple exhibits per year, and is open to public.

Luhrs Performing Arts Center Cultural programming to enrich the quality of life for students and others throughout the region

Additional Services

The UPS Store The source for mailbox, shipping, and printing services in Shippensburg, PA.

Shippensburg University is also home to Starbucks, Dunkin', and Pizza Hut.