SSU students at Weekend of Welcome

See what it’s like to be a Shawnee State Bear!

Virtual Information Sessions

Join us for one of our 30-minute virtual sessions held weekly. Whether you are just starting your college search or have been accepted and want to finalize next steps, our admission counselors are here to help. Learn about financial aid, the admission process, and what it means to be a Bear!

To sign up for one of these sessions, go to our Virtual Visit portal and pick the date you’d like to join us.

For Parents

Join Amanda Means, Assistant Director of Enrollment Management, for a general information session designed to answer questions for parents and guardians of our newest bears. If your student is accepted or still deciding to apply, this session will answer questions about the admission process, scholarships, campus life, housing, and more!

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For High School Seniors

Let’s get you ready! Meet with an admission counselor to learn more about next steps. Get your questions about the admission process, financial aid, and take a virtual campus tour with one of our student tour guides. Find out what it’s like to be a Shawnee State Bear!

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Planning for College

Let’s start writing your success story! During this 30 minute session, our admission counselors will answer any questions you have about the college admission process, scholarships, important deadlines, exploring majors, and why it’s good to be a Bear!

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Financial Aid

Join us for a 30 minute session to answer your questions about the FAFSA filing process, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities.

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To sign up for one of these sessions, go to our Virtual Visit portal and pick the date you’d like to join us.

Check out our beautiful, compact campus.

Take our 10-Stop Interactive Tour featuring 360° photos, videos, and images of campus and our facilities.

Visit Our Interactive Campus Tour

Get a bird’s eye view of campus and a few of our facilities in this short video.

Explore Housing at SSU.

At Shawnee State University, you won’t hear us talk about “dorms.” Because we don’t have any.

All of our housing units are apartments — each with a fully-equipped kitchen, living room, dining area, bathroom, bedrooms and on-site laundry facilities.

Learn more about Housing & Residence Life

SSU by the numbers:

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Full and Part Time Students

SSU Theatre production student on stage

Student Organizations

Campus from drone shot overhead

Acre Campus

Med Lab instructor and student

Faculty to Student Ratio

Geology field trip to Shawnee Forest

Degrees and Areas of Study

Your success starts here.

Picture yourself at Shawnee State University and get a glimpse at life here in this 90-second video.