Mission: The shippensburg university foundation secures funds for the benefit of the students and programs of shippensburg university. The su foundation secures annual and capital support for, but not limited to, scholarships, student and faculty research, cultural programming, equipment, facilities and other university priorities. The su foundation also manages endowed funds, provides quality off-campus student housing and operates an on-campus child and family center.
Programs: The shippensburg university foundation provides scholarships, awards and low-interest loans to 837 students at shippensburg university. Without the scholarships provided by the su foundation, some students could not experience the opportunities and benefits of the quality education for which shippensburg university is well-known.
the shippensburg university foundation provides safe, quality and affordable off-campus housing to approximately 355 students. The su foundation's student housing properties are in close proximity to the university. These properties are well maintained and provide 24/7 maintenance, hard-wired fire alarms and sprinkler systems for the safety of the students.
the shippensburg university foundation provides support for various academic & cultural programs, joint undergraduate student & faculty research, state of the art scientific equipment & technology, student & faculty conference attendance, professional development, other student services, and alumni programs at shippensburg university.