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April 19 & 20

Inauguration of 8th President Dr. Eric Braun

Shawnee State University will host an Inauguration Weekend to celebrate the installation of Dr. Eric Andrew Braun as its 8th President on Apr. 19 & 20, 2024.

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Academic Excellence

SSU Ranked Among US News & World Report’s 2024 Best Colleges

Shawnee State University has been ranked among the best colleges in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for the fifth year in a row. SSU is ranked among the Top Performers on Social Mobility in the nation. SSU also ranked among the best Regional Universities Midwest and the Top Public Schools in Regional Universities Midwest.

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Explore Scholarship Opportunities

It’s easy to be considered for one of our merit-based scholarships. Apply now to get started.

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Academic Success

SSU ranked among the top Game Design Programs in the nation

Shawnee State University has been named for the 14th consecutive year to The Princeton Review’s Top Undergraduate Schools for Game Design.

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Shawnee Provides Personalized Learning

Your path to success looks different than any other student's. Let's work together to get to know your interests, set goals, and find a program that's right for you. You'll feel confident and excited to start your time at Shawnee.

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Shawnee Provides Career-Ready Education

That means we consider the skills that help you find the right job after college and set your coursework so that you're prepared. We also anticipate the future needs of your career path so you can be ahead of the curve.