Shawnee State University welcomes students from all cultures. International students may apply for admission to Shawnee State University by:

Please mail all documents to CIPA, Shawnee State University, 940 Second Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662.

As the International Student Admission Coordinator in the Office of Admission, James Farmer will be responsible for receiving your application information and producing the required International documents.

Shawnee State University is committed to helping you excel in your college coursework and to ensure that you are successful in your college experience. The Center for International Programs and Activities (CIPA) offers many services to our current international students and is actively engaged in helping future students come to SSU. The Student Success Center will also assist you with many academic and social activities.

If you have questions regarding International Student admission processes, or Shawnee State University, please send any questions or requests to or call (740) 351-4778 today.